Graduate Certificate in Philanthropic Studies (IUPUI)
Indiana University Online

Program Details

Those who complete this online nonprofit management graduate certificate will leave with a better understanding of nonprofits and organizations that rely on philanthropic donations for success. Students learn the fundamentals of fundraising, grant writing, and project management. The skills learned in the program can be applied to a variety of organizational types, including those based on religion, education, arts, etc.

Examples of course topics include:

  • Ethics in philanthropy
  • Nonprofit sectors
  • Practices of fundraising

The courses completed in this graduate certificate in nonprofit management online can be later applied to a master's degree in Philanthropic Studies if accepted into the program.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Indiana University Online is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Official College Transcript(s)