C4NPR Nonprofit Management Certificate Program

Becoming certified is an effective way to advance your understanding of nonprofits, add to your resume and improve your organization. You will learn how to maximize success using valuable information you can implement immediately following each course.

Program activities start in January.
Participants: min 8 – max 15

Applications open September 1st and close September 30th.

The goal of the Nonprofit Management Certificate Program is to increase the skills, knowledge and abilities of nonprofit professionals while building a professional network of peers. The program is 12 months in length.

To view the Nonprofit Management Certificate Program flyer, click here.

This C4NPR certificate provides you with the fundamentals you need to build and hone your skills in nonprofit management in a flexible online format. The facilitated cohort experience helps apply the learning and helps you build your professional network.

Online courses

The following 11 courses (estimated 46 hours) provide comprehensive training. The schedule for completion is included in the program brochure.

Click here for full descriptions of each course.

Introduction to Nonprofit Management

Nonprofit Ethics and Compliance

Leadership in a Nonprofit Organization

Nonprofit Board and Volunteer Development

How to Read a Nonprofit Financial Statement

Introduction to Grant Writing

Fundraising for Nonprofit Organizations

Principles of Marketing for Nonprofit Organizations

Social Media for Nonprofits

Strategy for Nonprofit Organizations

Budgeting in a Nonprofit Organization

Live Events

The brochure provides details for the following live events:
• Kick-off Summit
• Ten (10) monthly cohort meetings
• Closing Summit


Complete the following:
• Pre-Assessment
• Post-Assessment

If accepted into the program you will receive a special payment link.

$750 per participant*

*Graduates of the C4NPR Minority Executive Leadership Certificate program should contact The Center to register.

Refund Policy
100% refund if written notice of withdrawal from the program is received 30 or more calendar days before the Kick-off Summit.

50% refund if written notice of withdrawal is received 29-15 calendar days before the Kick-off Summit.

No refunds will be issued 14 days or less before the Kick-off Summit.

If you have questions about this certificate program, please reach out to Milva Wagner at 419-241-9513 or [email protected].