Having a leader who can assess and manage a constantly changing environment, as well as mobilize and direct resources effectively, is a game changer for nonprofit organizations. That’s because when confident, business-savvy leadership is paired with altruistic goals, the nonprofit narrative evolves, donor relationships are solidified and social entrepreneurship thrives. Develop this level of excellence in nonprofit leadership by completing Notre Dame’s 100% online Executive Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership and Management program.
Three 8-week courses – two required and one elective – provide valuable insight and instruction from some of today’s most successful nonprofit leaders. You’ll learn the fundamentals of nonprofit leadership and management, including leadership styles, nonprofit marketing, program evaluation, nonprofit law and more. You’ll examine nonprofit governance and board management, including key legal, accounting, communication and fundraising components. And you’ll specialize your program with a concentration in leading nonprofit boards or legal issues in human resource management.
This professional development series will build the knowledge and skills to:
And depending on the elective course you choose, you can also learn to:
This program is ideal for emerging and established nonprofit professionals who want to build and hone their nonprofit leadership and management capabilities, make more informed business decisions and overcome the challenges that confront today’s nonprofit leaders. It is also beneficial for individuals looking to transition to and within the nonprofit sector.
In addition to mastering the fundamentals of nonprofit leadership and management, take your professional development to the next level with Notre Dame’s Advanced Intercultural Management (AIM) course. By doing so you can learn how to be a better communicator, negotiator and leader for a diverse group of staff and volunteers – an important skill in today’s multicultural workforce. Simply take the additional eight-week class as an elective to gain the intercultural management specialization!
When you add the Advanced Intercultural Management course as a specialization to your Executive Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership and Management, you will receive exclusive cost savings. Additionally, the certificate you are awarded will clearly note the specialty.