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Certificate in Nonprofit Management (San Diego)

Gain the fundamental governance and management skills required to lead mission driven nonprofit organizations. Learn best practices in resource development strategies, financial management, personnel leadership, human resources issues and technology.


Program Overview

Focusing on the advancement of the nonprofit mission, this program covers strategic governance, nonprofit business design and development, target market and trend analysis, assessing client needs, effective program design principles and continuous process improvement.

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12 weeks

Estimated Tuition


NMS Members: $800 | Plus materials

Ways to Learn



3.6 CEUs

Program Partner

The Certificate Program in Nonprofit Management is a joint venture between Nonprofit Management Solutions and Brandman University, designed specifically to help participants prepare for leadership positions with nonprofit organizations. 

As a student, you will: 

  • Examine the fundamental operating principles of a nonprofit business
  • Analyze practical and proven management techniques
  • Discover less traditional, more innovative management strategies, designed to address today’s management issues
  • Earn a Certificate of Completion

Course includes:

  • History of Nonprofit Sector
  • Governance, Accountability and Regulation
  • Mission Alignment/Strategic Planning/Evaluation
  • Leadership/Management
  • Human Resources
  • Financial Management
  • Marketing and Branding
  • Resource Development
  • Advocacy
  • Technology

Who Should Enroll?

  • Managers looking to move into senior or executive leadership roles in the nonprofit sector
  • Volunteer leaders in nonprofit organizations

Program Information

Courses Held
Every Spring and Fall
Program Location
Virtual Classroom via Zoom
$75 for materials
(required & non-refundable)


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