What you'll learn

  • Gain a historical perspective of the nonprofit sector and the biggest issues facing nonprofit policy.

  • Better understand philanthropy and charitable giving patterns.

  • Construct a nonprofit finance system.

  • Examine the basics of social entrepreneurship and innovation.


  • Recognize and write the most effective mission statement.

Course description

Led by faculty chair Arthur Brooks, Nonprofit Management and Leadership: Strategies for Organizational Success offers the opportunity to join with your global peers over 8 weeks to strengthen essential skills in fundraising, marketing, human resources, strategic finance, performance measurement, and social enterprise. Through faculty-led lectures, prominent guest-speakers, group work, peer learning, and self-paced assignments, this online program will provide you with a deeper understanding of the nonprofit sector at large and help you develop core leadership skills to advance your career.


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