Degree: Undergraduate Certificate
Classroom Type: Online and on campus classes
This certificate is designed for students with a background in any major, and non-degree students who are interested in working in the nonprofit sector.
Interest Categories: Criminology & Law Public Administration & Policy
Campus: CU Denver
The undergraduate certificate in Nonprofit Management is designed to appeal to students with a background in any major, or non-degree students, who are interested in working in the nonprofit sector. The certificate is designed to allow students to demonstrate to potential employers that they have the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in the nonprofit workplace. Competencies covered by the certificate include foundations and management of the nonprofit sector, cultural competence and diversity, and financial resource development, among others. In addition, students have the opportunity to gain real-world experience and connections through nonprofit internships and field experiences.
Students must complete all of the required courses below, totaling 9 credit hours. All course descriptions can be found in the Undergraduate Academic Catalog.
In addition to the required courses listed above, students must complete 9 credit hours of elective courses, from the list below.
Recommended Completion Time:1 Year
Max Transfer Credits:0
Max Credits Per Year:In most cases, students wishing to take more than 18 credit hours per semester (12 in the summer session) must have the overload approved by the dean.
Required Credits for Completion:18 Credits