Association & Nonprofit Management

Compete, Excel and Lead with a Graduate Certificate in Association and Nonprofit Management

Enhance your marketability within the rapidly growing association and nonprofit sectors. Build critical skills you need to solve complex managerial challenges in marketing, public policy, finance and accounting. Examine relevant legal and ethical issues as you prepare to navigate evolving stakeholder needs.

All courses are designed specifically for working professionals and are typically completed over 12-18 months. They may be taken independently or as part of Marymount’s curriculum leading to a master’s degree in Leadership and Management.

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Course Requirements

Earn your Association and Nonprofit Management Graduate Certificate in only 15 credit hours (5 courses). All courses are conveniently offered evenings and weekends at Marymount’s revolutionary new Ballston Center.

  • FIN 500 - Key Financial Concepts for Managers
  • MGT 507 - Leadership
  • MGT 585 - Global Business Management
  • MKT 537 - Marketing Strategies for Associations and Nonprofits 
  • MKT 557 - Fundraising

Minimum Grade and Course Completion Requirements

Students in this certificate program must meet the University’s academic standards for graduate students and achieve a minimum grade of B for each course required in the certificate. No course may be repeated more than once.

Title IV federal financial aid is not available for this certificate program, but private and institutional aid may be available.

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Association & Nonprofit Management

Association & Nonprofit Management