Leadership of Nonprofit Organizations (Post-Baccalaureate Certificate)


The Leadership of Nonprofit Organizations certificate program enables participants to develop the leadership skills necessary in today's nonprofit sector. It is designed to provide further qualifications for nonprofit professionals or a level of deeper understanding for committed nonprofit board members.



Required Course

NPM 531 - Managing Financial Resources in Nonprofits (3)

Electives (Select Five)

NPM 501 - Strategic Planning in the Nonprofit Sector (3)
NPM 510 - Management and Leadership in Nonprofits (3)
NPM 520 - Board Development and Human Resource Management in Nonprofits (3)
NPM 545 - Fundraising and Grant Writing (3)
NPM 551 - Government–Nonprofit Relationships (3)
NPM 560 - Ethical Issues in Nonprofit Management (3)
NPM 570 - Nonprofit Marketing (3)
NPM 580 - Program Evaluation Methods (3)

Total Credits = 18

What to Expect Studying at Notre Dame of Maryland University

Small classes, lectures and seminars provide a climate for individualized learning while relevant course topics ensure classroom concepts are applicable to practical situations.

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