These programs are offered through the Office of Professional Advancement.


Fundamentals of Philanthropy Certificate

Learn the key roles a philanthropist can play in a nonprofit environment, blending fundraising, leadership, and management skills to assist a nonprofit in making a sustainable contribution to the community.

Grant Writing Certificate

Understand the basics of nonprofit development and grant applications. Learn to search for, write, and edit grant proposals that help raise needed funds for your nonprofit.

Nonprofit Fundraising Certificate

Develop essentials skills in nonprofit development for various entities. These include the art of persuasion, the negotiation process, and effective communication and presentation skills to successfully raise funds and develop partnerships that support an entity’s mission.

Nonprofit Operational Management Certificate

Be ready to step into a managerial role in the nonprofit sector—evaluate human resource issues, identify ethical issues, and understand programming, financing, and community relations as well as board governance and relations, fundraising, and volunteer management.

Other Programs

At this time, there are no other programs available for Nonprofit. Please check back at a later date.