What Makes This Nonprofit Program Unique
No nonprofit operates in a vacuum and the School of Public Affairs (SPA) takes a holistic approach to nonprofit management. You will not only learn the fundamentals of nonprofit fundraising, management and policy – you will be exposed to the greater context of public affairs and learn how the nonprofit sector relates to- and works with - both the private and public sectors.
The Nonprofit Management Certificate at the School of Public Affairs includes:
- Specific core courses in nonprofit management and finance.
- Elective courses that meet your career objectives in: human resources, grant writing, social entrepreneurship, policy, nonprofit boards and strategic management.
- SPA is ranked in the top 12% of programs in the country by US News and World Report.
- The Nonprofit Management Certificate may be used towards a Master of Public Administration degree – also available online via the nation’s oldest MPA.