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Nonprofit Organizations and Social Entrepreneurship: CP

Nonprofit Organizations and Social Entrepreneurship

The Nonprofit Organizations and Social Entrepreneurship Certificate of Proficiency enables students to successfully develop skills that will allow them to work in various types of organizations and programs that are focused on improving the common good and advocating for the improvement of individuals, groups, and society. This certificate is intentionally flexible to allow students to focus their course work on how nonprofit organizations and social entrepreneurship apply to their major or future career. It also serves as a general way for students to learn about the field of nonprofit and corporate social change efforts.


With a certificate of proficiency in nonprofit organizations and social entrepreneurship, students may pursue the following careers:

  • Nonprofit Program Management
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing
  • Volunteer Coordinator
  • Corporate Giving
  • Community Outreach