Nonprofit Leadership Certificate

Expand Your Potential to Make a Difference

Gain skills you can immediately apply to your nonprofit work. 

The Nonprofit Leadership Certificate offers strategies to advance your organization—and your career. Through practical applications and a project-driven curriculum, the program focuses on strategic planning, fundraising, talent management, evaluation, marketing, board and executive leadership—skills you need to create an impact.


Designed for busy nonprofit managers, supervisors, executive-level directors, and board members, our flexible, distributed learning model combines in-person and online learning to advance your skills.

The certificate offers opportunities to:

  • Develop and enhance high-level professional leadership skills in nonprofit management
  • Improve your organization’s working infrastructure
  • Focus projects on your personal and professional interests, achieving positive changes in your community
  • Maintain your work schedule while in the program
  • Learn with peers who understand your passion for service and change
  • Develop a local and worldwide network of professional colleagues

"The positive outcomes from the program made an immediate impact on the nonprofits I serve while providing an immeasurable boost to my professional development. "

Kyle Slattery, alumnus

certificate, Nonprofit Leadership

Faculty Spotlight

Charles McClintock

Nonprofit Leadership Program Lead & Dean Emeritus

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Information Sessions

Organizational Development and Leadership Webinar – Info Session

Online - all times are pacific time 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm


Information Sessions

Postbaccalaureate Certificate in Clinical Psychology Webinar – Info Session

Online - all times are pacific time 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm


Information Sessions

From Therapist to Coach: Incorporating Coaching into Behavioral Health and Beyond – Webinar

Online - all times are pacific time 10:00 am – 11:00 am