Nonprofit Essentials

Explore. Develop. Coordinate. Manage. With the Nonprofit Essentials pathway certificate, you can complete all the classes in one semester or take one class at a time. Nonprofit Essentials addresses strategies for meeting the challenges of running Board meetings, raising funds through grants and events, and managing volunteers.

Program Overview

As a student in the Nonprofit Essentials career pathway program, you will explore the role of nonprofit organizations, develop volunteer and Board relationships and coordinate grant and fundraising strategies. Graduates of this certificate can find work with assisted living centers, hospice and home care agencies, childcare programs, domestic abuse and homeless shelters and many more nonprofit organizations, both locally and nationally. 

Program Name: 
Nonprofit Essentials
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Type of Degree/Diploma: 
Technical Diploma
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  • Program is part of a stackable pathway at this college. Click icon for career pathways rep.
  • Program transfers from this college to other institutions.* Click icon for college transfer info.
  • Program can be completed entirely online at this college.
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