In many communities, nonprofit organizations exist to meet unmet needs, delivering essential services to individuals, families, and neighborhoods. In this certificate, you will learn how to build long-term strategy for growth and sustainability. In addition, you will also learn how to effectively implement the three R’s of volunteer management: Recruit, Retain, and Reward and specific strategies to lead nonprofit organizational employees and volunteers.

Curriculum & Costs

These courses are not eligible for financial aid unless the student is enrolled in an eligible program. Please see an advisor to determine financial aid eligibility.

Curriculum shown is for students entering the program. Current students should see their advisor as curriculum/courses shown here may not represent courses needed for currently enrolled students.

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All costs are approximate and subject to change. Book prices range in cost due to availability of e-books (lowest cost), rental, used, and new books. Textbook rental and e-books are not available for all programs. Please see tuition and fee schedule for breakdown of these costs.

Current students should view their Degree Audit in the Student Portal.

Course # Credits Course Title Session Cost
10-196-302 3 Nonprofit Strategic Planning Spring Session 2 $468.18
10-196-303 3 Nonprofit Leadership Fall Session 2 $468.18
10-196-304 3 Board Relations and Volunteer Management Spring Session 1 $468.18
Total Credits: 9 Total Costs*: $1404.54

Note: Session 1 = 1st 8 weeks; Session 2 = 2nd 8 Weeks

* These costs reflect the in-state rates