Certificate in Nonprofit Administration

College of Business and Public Management

The certificate in nonprofit administration is designed for those who desire to enhance their management and supervisory skills within the context of a nonprofit organization.

To earn the certificate, students must complete the following with a minimum grade of “B” in each course.

Public Administration Core
PPA 500Foundations of Public Service3
PPA 501Research Methods in Public Administration3
PPA 502Policy Analysis and Program Evaluation3
PPA 503Public Budgeting & Finance3
PPA 504Public Human Resource Management3
PPA 505Public Sector Organization Theory3
PPA 506Foundations in Nonprofit Administration3
PPA 533Nonprofit Fundraising Essentials3
PPA 535Strategic Management for Nonprofit Organizations3
Select 6 semester hours of nonprofit administration electives under advisement6
Total Credits Required39

Degree students also may apply for the certificate after completing the administration core requirements with a minimum grade of “B” for each course. Arrangements and requirements are to be confirmed in writing.