• Nonprofit Executive Governance Certificate 

    Efficient execution starts here.

    Undertake an in-depth exploration of the work that nonprofit executives and boards do together to maintain healthy organizations. Explore models and systems of governance that highlight the composition, roles, responsibilities, and purposes of governing boards and the relationship between boards and management.

    Hone your strategic planning skills and analysis of organizational plans to critique their elements, process, and impact within an organization. Along the way, you'll develop a keen awareness of continuous improvement as it relates to sustainability and viability.

    Program Overview

    On campus

    Beginning every January; one night a week; 5:45–9:45 p.m.

    Time to complete:
    One semester (16 weeks)

    2 courses


    • Governance of Nonprofit Organizations (4 credits, 8 weeks)
    • Strategic Planning for Nonprofit Organizations (4 credits, 8 weeks)

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    To find out how you can enroll in this certificate program, contact a graduate admission counselor and request information or apply now to start.

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