2021-2022 Academic Catalog 
    Jul 29, 2021  
2021-2022 Academic Catalog

Nonprofit Administration Certificate

Program Description:

Wright State University offers three nonprofit certificates: one for undergraduate students, one for graduate students, and one for working professionals with at least three years’ experience in the field. The Nonprofit Administration certificate program builds on and enhances a student’s chosen major course of study and provides the tools required to achieve success in the field of nonprofit management.

Program Learning Outcomes

The certificate will introduce students to professional knowledge and skills in nonprofit sector administration including governance, leadership, financial management, advocacy, marketing, public relations, fundraising, grant-writing, ethical decision-making, program development, volunteer and human resource management, and cultural competency.

For more detailed information about these certificates, please contact the School of Public and International Affairs, 325 Millett Hall, (937) 775-4451 or SPIA@wright.edu.

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Graduate Program Requirements: 15-18 Hours

I. Required Courses

Electives (Select one course. Select two for the Graduate Professional Certificate)


*For the Graduate Professional Certificate, the internship is replaced with an additional elective.