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Nonprofit Leadership Certificate

Additional qualification for those with a bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral degree

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Lead high-performing teams driven to achieve the mission of the organization

Brenau’s nonprofit leadership certificate helps you strengthen your capacity for effective entrepreneurial leadership. In this program, you will learn to develop your leadership and fundraising skills as well as increase your confidence in applying these effectively in the nonprofit workplace.


Why you should earn your nonprofit leadership certificate at Brenau

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    Balance work and school a little more easily: the certificate is available 100% online

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    We offer six start dates per year so you can begin coursework (and graduate) faster

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    Complete the nonprofit leadership certificate in just one year

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    Our low faculty-to-student ratio means smaller classes and more focused attention


Brenau offers professional certificates to students who have completed a bachelor’s degree or higher at a regionally accredited institution.


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Core courses for the nonprofit leadership certificate include:

  • Volunteer Leadership and Board Governance
  • Fundraising and Grant Writing for Nonprofits
  • Leadership of Social Impact
  • Not-for-Profit Marketing and Branding

The nonprofit leadership curriculum provides you with business skills to lead organizations through ever-changing nonprofit settings.


An online certificate in nonprofit leadership enables you to address the complex challenges and opportunities facing organizations and communities

When you earn a certificate in nonprofit leadership you are well positioned, regardless of industry, to integrate theory and research and become leaders in a variety of nonprofit settings. The knowledge you gain of the history and philosophy of the sector will enable you to lead the charge for better services in your community or organization.


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How does a professional certificate supplement your bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral degree?

Coursework

Professional certificates add a layer of training to your education by focusing on specific principles within the discipline. This hyper-focused learning makes sure that you’re covering the latest and most relevant topics.

Commitment

The accelerated format of a certificate allows you to complete it within one year, and the investment you make shows current and prospective employers your commitment to furthering your qualifications.

Qualifications

You may be in a career – or want to start a new one – that requires different training from what you received in your degree. A professional certificate can help you get the latest training without earning another college degree.