Nonprofit Management & Grant Writing Courses
Gain an understanding of the nonprofit sector and the issues that leaders face in this exciting and growing field. You are also exposed to the major areas of responsibility for nonprofit leaders, including strategy, managing employees, fundraising, grant writing, board governance and social media.
The following online courses can be taken individually or in the bundle certificate package at a discounted rate:
Understand key management challenges and gain skills in fundraising, board and volunteer development, budgeting, reading financial statements, leadership, marketing and setting strategic direction.
In this course, you study different budget systems as well as the functions of budgets and the relationship between strategic budgeting and tactical budgeting.
Explore the phases of conducting a capital campaign—evaluation, feasibility study, organization, solicitation, and post-campaign activities—as well as how to avoid common pitfalls in order to lead a successful capital campaign.
Learn how nonprofit funds can be raised through a wide array of mediums and gain methods for evaluating annual campaign performance.
Develop your ability to appropriately interpret the major financial accounting statements that are used by non-profit organizations.
Learn the six stages of grant writing—from identifying need to post-grant follow-up—and gain grant writing best practices.
Gain an understanding of the nonprofit sector and the issues that leaders face in this exciting and growing field. You also learn the central responsibilities for nonprofit leaders, including strategy, managing employees, fundraising, grant writing, board governance, and marketing.
In this course, you consider the foundations of leadership and examine how to be a successful and effective leader.
Assume the role of executive director of the troubled Courtney Museum, and deal with a series of personnel, marketing, financial, and board and community relations issues to explore real-world leadership issues confronted by nonprofit managers.
Discover the fundamentals of board and volunteer development as well as recruiting, effective communication and retention.
Examine how non-profits use marketing to publicize their mission and to gather contributions of time and money.
Explore the major social media platforms (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest) as vehicles for nonprofits to reach and engage with members, volunteers and donors.
Do a better job implementing the strategy by understanding a nonprofit's strategy and how it helps the organization fulfill its mission.
Nonprofit Course Catalog