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Nonprofit Management

About the Certificate

Gain a thorough understanding of the non-profit sector and board governance in Canada, and discover strategies for building successful partnerships and alliances. Learn from experienced non-profit professionals who work and teach in their fields of expertise and acquire relevant skills that can be applied immediately in the workplace.

Courses will focus on unique leadership skills for non-profit managers, financial management skills, people management in a volunteer environment, marketing, government relations, fundraising, and legal requirements and governance.

There are approximately 150,000 charities and non-profit organizations in Canada employing nearly a million people. These non-profit organizations have a significant impact on our communities and our economy, and those employed in the sector have a strong need for skills to meet its unique challenges.

This program is offered in collaboration with Mount Royal University.

Required courses:

  • XNPC 20008 – Introduction to Nonprofit Management
  • XNPC 20009 – Keys to Managing Nonprofit Organizations I: Strategic Management
  • XNPC 20012 – Program Planning and Evaluation for the Nonprofit Sector
  • XNPC 20011 – Introduction to Voluntarism in the Nonprofit Sector
  • XNPC 20010 – Board Governance in the Nonprofit Sector
  • XNPC 20015 – Fund Development and Corporate Philanthropy
  • XNPC 20013 – Ethical Issues in the Nonprofit Sector
  • XNPC 20014 – Law for the Nonprofit Sector

Optional courses (choose 2):

  • XNPC 20007 – Marketing and Public Relations in the Nonprofit Sector
  • XNPC 20016 – Keys to Managing Nonprofit Organizations II: Roles and Responsibilities
  • XNPC 20018 – Financial Basics: Keeping it Simple for Nonprofit Managers

Program Hours: 150

Course Schedule

Required Courses:

Subject CodeCourse Reference NumberStart DateEnd DateCourse Fee
(Plus GST)
XNPC 20008-0029074314-Sep-202012-Oct-2020$379.00
XNPC 20008-0049075209-Nov-202007-Dec-2020$379.00
XNPC 20009-0029074421-Sep-202019-Oct-2020$379.00
XNPC 20012-0029074528-Sep-202026-Oct-2020$379.00
XNPC 20011-0029074702-Nov-202030-Nov-2020$379.00
XNPC 20010-0029074619-Oct-202016-Nov-2020$379.00
XNPC 20015-0029075009-Nov-202007-Dec-2020$379.00
XNPC 20013-0029074505-Oct-202002-Nov-2020$379.00
XNPC 20014-0029074916-Nov-202014-Dec-2020$379.00

Optional Courses (choose 2):

Subject CodeTerm OfferingCourse Reference NumberStart DateEnd DateCourse Fee
(Plus GST)
XNPC 20007Not offered this term    
XNPC 20016Not offered this term   
XNPC 20018-002 9075126-Oct-202023-Nov-2020$379.00

Register today!

Step 1: Select the Course Reference Number above.
Step 2: You will be directed to a page to register as a student with CUE’s Office of Extension & Culture.
Step 3: Upon submission, you will then register with Mount Royal University and proceed to booking your courses.