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nonprofit management certificate

Gain a solid foundation in nonprofit operations

The Nonprofit Management Certificate Program is a cohort of seven full-day sessions that provide in-depth instruction on the key components of the operations of a nonprofit.

As a cohort, students learn together what it takes to operate a nonprofit organization in a rapidly changing environment. A mix of theory and practice, the certificate program covers board governance, strategic planning, program evaluation, human resources and volunteer management, financial management, risk management and legal issues, fund development and marketing.  

Our instructors come from varied business and educational background with track records of success in their respective fields and areas of expertise.

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Session Overview:

  1. Understanding the Nonprofit Sector, Organization and Strategic Planning
  2. Program Planning, Evaluation, and Sustainability
  3. Human Resources and Volunteer Management
  4. Financial Management
  5. Fund Development
  6. Risk Management and Nonprofit Legal
  7. Branding, Marketing and PR

Please note: You must attend all seven sessions to obtain your certificate. 

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Participants will be able to:

  1. Identify major theories of management and explain the relevance of these principles to nonprofit management
  2. Demonstrate knowledge of the organizational factors that indicate excellence in a nonprofit organization, including incorporation of ethics and values into the management of the organization
  3. Demonstrate the components of a nonprofit organization and the ways in which they should be managed in order to achieve internal consistency and integrity
  4. Demonstrate specific knowledge and points of view needed by nonprofit professionals
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Venue

Online via Zoom

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Time

Wednesdays
9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

One hour lunch on your own.

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Rates

Early Bird Member Rate: $700
Regular Member Rate: $900
Non-Member Rate $1,200

Early Bird Member Rate Ends September 1, 2021. 

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Session Dates

  1. September 8, 2021
  2. September 22, 2021
  3. September 29, 2021
  4. October 6, 2021
  5. October 13, 2021
  6. October 27, 2021
  7. November 3, 2021
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Venue

Energy Square I
4925 Greenville Ave
Suite 106
Dallas, TX 75206

**Space is Limited

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Time

Thursdays
9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

One hour lunch on your own.

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Rates

Early Bird Member Rate: $700
Regular Member Rate: $900
Non-Member Rate: $1,200

Early Bird Member Rate Ends July 22, 2021

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Session Dates

  1. July 29, 2021
  2. August 5, 2021
  3. August 12, 2021
  4. September 2, 2021
  5. September 9, 2021
  6. October 7, 2021
  7. October 14, 2021