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Certificate in Nonprofit Finance

Earn Your Certificate in Nonprofit Finance

Sound knowledge of finance is an essential skill for senior managers in any nonprofit organization. Effective financial management strategies and compliance with increasing accountability legislation are imperative for any organization to carry out its mission and meet long-term goals. The certificate in nonprofit finance provides a comprehensive grounding in accounting and finance techniques and analysis, and the skills required for effective financial management in nonprofit organizations.

Requirements

Completion of 5 certificate courses

Total of 10 credit hours

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Practical Training

Learn how to interpret financial statements, analyze nonprofit operations, and make efficient program decisions. Upon completion of the certificate, you’ll be able to develop, plan, and monitor organizational budgets and have an in-depth knowledge of cash flow, nonprofit accounting systems, and nonprofit financing strategies.

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Personal Attention

Our respected professional faculty includes experts and consultants in nonprofit finance, along with full-time faculty with advanced degrees in marketing, finance, and management fields. You’ll learn alongside other professionals in small classes that will help you continue advancing as an effective leader in the nonprofit sector.

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Flexibility for Your Life

Through your preference of in-person and online coursework, you can complete your certificate in as little as 12 months. Options for scholarships and other financial aid help make your studies affordable—and all certificate courses can be applied toward a degree if you choose to continue your studies at North Park University.

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Gainful Employment Information

North Park University is required to provide detailed information about the gainful employment of our students who enroll in the School of Business and Nonprofit Management certificate programs. These disclosures can assist students in making informed enrollment decisions with regards to the possible employment opportunities that accompany each of the certificate programs.

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Application Process

The application for the certificate in nonprofit finance is quick, easy, and free. Applications are accepted throughout the year as admission is rolling. With courses that are in-person and online and a FREE application, all you need to do is apply today!

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