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Nonprofit Management Certificate


If you currently work in the nonprofit sector and seek more training, consider enrolling as a non-degree seeking student and earn an undergraduate certificate in Nonprofit Management.

Certificate in Nonprofit Management (IDS) : The certificate in Non-Profit Management is offered by the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies for students who wish to have an interdisciplinary knowledge of non-profit management but who do not qualify for or need a minor. The certificate consists of 18 semester hours (optional 21 hours).

More information:

  • Academic Credit Info: Dr. Mark Nunes, Chair, Department of Cultural, Gender, and Global Studies,
  • Internship Info: Dr. Brian MacHarg, Director of Academic Civic Engagement, Appalachian & the Community Together,
  • Nonprofit Career Info:  Michelle Brown, Public Service & Environmental Career Counselor, Career Development Center,

Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management

Offered through the Master in Public Administration program, this graduate certificate offers those interested in nonprofit management expertise in non-profit organizations, practical leadership skills and research experience, relationships with current and future non-profit leaders, face-to-face evening classes with experienced faculty, and the option to count credits towards a full Masters degree.