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Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Administration

This 100% online Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Administration requires 12 credit hours. It is designed to increase student knowledge and preparedness for careers in the nonprofit sector. Guided by national curricular guidelines, the focused program addresses current issues and skills relevant to the nonprofit organizations. Whether you are staff, a director, administrator, board member, volunteer or simply looking to enter the field, this program is designed with you in mind. The certificate can be obtained through online courses on a part-time or full-time basis! 

Those who benefit from this program include:

  • Nonprofit professionals interested in continuing their education. 
  • Community members interested in serving the nonprofit sector (e.g. Board of directors, committees).
  • Students preparing for careers in the nonprofit sector.

Program Information


To learn more about WKU Graduate School and the Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Administration, view the Graduate Catalog. To take the next step on your climb to the top, apply today 

For more information about the program, fill out the form below.


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 Last Modified 4/14/23