Certificate in Nonprofit Management (Instructor-led, Virtual)

Learn best practices in resource development strategies, financial management, personnel leadership, human resources issues and technology.

Program Overview

Gain the fundamental governance and management skills required to lead mission driven nonprofit organizations. This program covers strategic governance, nonprofit business design and development, target market and trend analysis, assessing client needs, effective program design principles and continuous process improvement.

This is an instructor-led online course. Being led by a nonprofit veteran and working with a small group of your peers makes the theoretical learning very practical so you can implement your learning right away. Take advantage of this highly reputable program that has already changed the careers of so many.

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12 weeks

Estimated Tuition


NPSolutions Community/Sweet Deal Members: $800 | Plus Matl

Ways to Learn



3.0 CEUs

Program Partner

The Certificate Program in Nonprofit Management is a joint venture between Nonprofit Solutions and University of Massachusetts Global, designed specifically to help participants prepare for leadership positions with nonprofit organizations.

As a student, you will: 

  • Examine the fundamental operating principles of a nonprofit business
  • Analyze practical and proven management techniques
  • Discover less traditional, more innovative management strategies, designed to address today’s management issues
  • Complete a final project and get valuable input from the instructor and peers related to an area of their choice which can be immediately implemented in their organization
  • Earn a Certificate of Completion

Course includes:

  • History of Nonprofit Sector
  • Governance, Accountability and Regulation
  • Mission Alignment/Strategic Planning/Evaluation
  • Leadership/Management
  • Human Resources
  • Financial Management
  • Marketing and Branding
  • Resource Development
  • Advocacy
  • Technology

Who Should Enroll?

  • Managers looking to move into senior or executive leadership roles in the nonprofit sector
  • Volunteer leaders/board members in nonprofit organizations

Program Information


Program Location
Zoom - Link will be sent in your Confirmation Email

Program Dates
Offered in the Spring and Fall

Meets Tuesdays from
5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Pacific
Required and not included in tuition. 
Available on Amazon for approximately $30 
Heyman, Darian Rodriguez (Ed.) (2019) Nonprofit Management 101: A Complete and Practical Guide for Leaders and Professionals


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