Nonprofit Management Certificate Students
College of Business

Undergraduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management

Build a Career with Purpose in Nonprofit Management

Nonprofits have specific needs where traditional business approaches do not apply. Through 18 credits you’ll learn the concepts and methods, and lay the groundwork, to become an effective and creative leader of a nonprofit. Whether you’re looking to advance in your current nonprofit organization or start a career in a nonprofit, this certificate provides the foundation you’ll need for success.

Manage a nonprofit with the right set of skills

Through this certificate, you will gain the abilities to respond to the distinct challenges nonprofits face and leverage the opportunities available to them. We’ll introduce you to board governance, unique resource development methods, including fundraising and grant writing skills, and staff management with untraditional workforces like volunteers. You’ll acquire a foundation in public policy, media and public relations, marketing the services of a nonprofit, and fiscal management of a nonprofit.

Carry out a nonprofit’s mission in the public, professional or social sectors

In order to give back to your community or fulfill a mission, you’ll need the toolkit to build the leadership and business skills in a nonprofit environment. Our program’s curriculum is built to teach you how to manage a nonprofit while also strategically planning for the future and implementing your ideas for change.

Make a difference in your community in a growing field

The number of registered charitable organizations is growing and, according to the National Philanthropic Trust, will soon pass 1.5 million organizations. This dual-credit certificate adds marketable advantage to your resume in today’s competitive job market. Our instructors are experts in their field, not just academics, so you’ll benefit from learning the skills relevant to today’s nonprofit field.

Dual-Credit ADVANTAGE™ Program

Earn this Dual-Credit Certificate and apply the credits to a related pp电子 degree program! Dual-Credit ADVANTAGE lets you earn multiple credentials simultaneously — accelerating your education goals and making your credits even more valuable. Learn more about pp电子's Dual-Credit ADVANTAGE™.

Why a pp电子 Certificate?

Wilmington University certificate programs teach you the subject-specific knowledge you need to advance in your career or to simply explore a new field. Build skills that can give you greater opportunities in your evolving field today. Many pp电子 certificate programs can be completed online or at several of our face-to-face locations!

Professionals Who Would Benefit From This Program

  • Project Managers
  • Program Managers
  • Communications Managers
  • Executive Directors


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