Program fast facts
||Students are given 6 months to complete the program
|HOURS OF INSTRUCTION
Learn what it takes to operate a service organization in rapidly changing environment by gaining the knowledge and understanding of management issues that are unique to non-profit and tax-exempt organizations.
Non-Profit Management and Governance
In this module, students examine the fundamental principles of non-profit management as well as the responsibilities of a non-profit or tax-exempt board of directors and management team and the legal and ethical requirements for non-profit management.
Over the course of this module, students learn the fundamental principles of fundraising for a non-profit organization. They also learn how to identify and maximize their fundraising opportunities, and a broad array of effective fundraising techniques.
Marketing in the Non-Profit Sector
In this module, you will learn fundamental marketing principles and techniques and how they apply to the non-profit organization. This module also covers the marketing process as a whole, with a focus on the role ethics and technology play in the non-profit marketing process. You will also learn the fundamental principles of advertising and public relations in the context of the non-profit organization.
Newsletters have proven to be a highly effective tool for communicating with employees, customers and prospects. They are also a highly effective business development tool. Over the course of this module, students learn how to compose newsletters that generate interest and that add value to the non-profit entity. This module is ideal for individuals seeking to learn the skills they need to write effective newsletters on a consistent basis.
Effective communications skills are essential when selling products or services, when seeking financing and in virtually every aspect of the day-to-day operations of a non-profit organization. Over the course of this module, students learn the communications skills they need to improve their persuasive abilities.
Negotiation Skills for Non-Profit Managers
This module examines the negotiating process, and focuses successful negotiating styles, and strategies in the non-profit environment. Over the course of this module, students learn basic negotiation skills they need in order to be successful in a wide range of contexts.
In this module, you will become familiar with the fundamentals of the budgeting process. You will also learn the skills needed when preparing and managing a budget. You will learn about the various components of the budget and how these various components work together. You will also learn how to use basic financial statements in preparing, organizing, and structuring the non-profit budget.
Financial and Accounting for Non-Profits
In this module you will develop firm grasp of financial accounting and accounting terms. This module is ideal for individuals who have little or no background in finance and accounting, and covers the basic principles and skills needed when interpreting financial statements, determining profitability and measuring cash flow.
Strategic Operations in the Non-Profit Environment
You will develop the practical managerial skills you need in order to plan for operational success in the non-profit environment. You will also explore the fundamental principles of developing an operational plan to achieve your stated operational goals.
Project Management for Non-Profits
Over the course of this module, you will learn about project management from a managerial perspective. This module is ideal for anyone in a decision-making role in the project management arena.
This non-profit management training course allows you to learn at your own pace, from the comfort of your own home. Our open enrollments allow you to begin your studies at any time, and registering is quick, easy and 100% safe using our secure online registration process. Take your career to the next level with non-profit management traiing from World Education.net.
What Are the Benefits?
- Expertise of professional instructors teaches you real-world skills
- Convenience and flexibility of an online certificate program
This SMU CAPE online certificate is offered through our curriculum partner, WorldEducation.net. World Education, LLC is the trusted leader in online learning, fully immersed each day in its mission of providing quality education to the world. Offering innovative learning solutions to accredited colleges and universities, World Education serves thousands of students and partners worldwide.
As with all of our courses in partnership with Worldeducation.net, this offering is 100% online, self-paced and instructor-facilitated. And our open enrollment policy allows students to begin learning at their convenience from the comfort of their own homes. Enrolling is easy and completely safe using our secure online registration process.
Who Should Attend?
The non-profit management training course is ideal for anyone who currently works in a non-profit or tax-exempt organization, or who plans to work in such an organization in the future. It is also well suited for individuals who currently work in a government agency, or who plan to do so in the future.
Our non-profit management training course is also ideal for anyone who wants to increase their knowledge and understanding of management issues that are unique to non-profit and tax-exempt organizations.