Nonprofit Leadership Certificate

Expand Your Potential

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
  • Tuition is $1225 per term for a two term, 6 month program.

"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, Treasurer

Certificate in NPL

Faculty Spotlight

Charles McClintock

Nonprofit Leadership Program Lead & Dean Emeritus

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