College of the Extended University

Non Profit Management Certificate (Online)

Non-Profit Management

Overview

The Online Non Profit Management Certificate Program is a joint campus program developed by California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (CPP) and California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) under the advisement of non-profit industry leaders. It is designed to prepare professionals who are currently serving in the non-profit organizations, as well as individuals who are looking to transition into the non-profit sector.   The core competencies in this non-profit program will be taught through case studies in order to build knowledge and skills for quality management. The program consists of five, five-week courses.

 

1. Who Should Enroll?

Persons currently employed in nonprofit positions, or those outside the nonprofit sector who want to transition into nonprofits.  Those who may want to start a nonprofit, board members, donors, and volunteers for an organization.

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2. Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this program and admission to the university is not required. 

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3. Instructors

Dr. Geri Abracosa

Dr. Geri Abracosa has over twenty years of senior leadership experience in developing and deploying business-driven goals to maximize the potential of organizations.  She has extensive background in developing strong and effective leadership teams to guide and direct an organization’s programs, services, and human resources capital to achieve strategic growth.  She has provided her leadership expertise for a variety of organizations in different industries in both not-for-profit as well as for-profit environments.  She conducts training workshops on team development, change management, conflict resolution, organizational behavior, performance management, and legal elements of human resources.  She has also owned her own business providing contract services for the County of Los Angeles, Department of Health Services, the City of Los Angeles, Accounting Department, and the Orange County Transportation Authority.   She is currently the Director of Employee Relations at Western University of Health Sciences.  Dr. Abracosa completed her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from UCLA, an MBA from the California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, and a doctoral degree in Organizational Leadership from the University of La Verne.  

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Effective Capacity Building in Non-Profit Organizations
Register Course Code Hours Fees Fall Winter Spring Summer
NPM110 20

$250.00

 
Financial Management for Non-Profit Organizations
Register Course Code Hours Fees Fall Winter Spring Summer
NPM120 20 $250.00  
Fund Development for Non-Profit Organizations
Register Course Code Hours Fees Fall Winter Spring Summer
NPM130 20 $250.00  
Marketing a Non-Profit Organization
Register Course Code Hours Fees Fall Winter Spring Summer
NPM140 20 $250.00  
Managing Human Resources in a Non-Profit Organization
Register Course Code Hours Fees Fall Winter Spring Summer
NPM150 20 $250.00  
 
5 Courses Total   100 Hours Total