Project Management for the Non-Profit Sector

Enhancing project planning, management and leadership skills are the primary objectives of this course.

In addition to becoming familiar with concepts behind project management techniques, you will learn to take an approved project concept and extend it into a set of activities that can be defined, managed, controlled and implemented in the non-profit sector. You will also learn to integrate risk management and communication plans into project management practice.


Location: Online
Format: Self-paced within deadlines set by instructor
Duration: 13 weeks
Tuition: $855
Can be applied to:
Non-Profit Management Certificate

Upcoming Offerings

Register for a course at any time, with the option to apply to a program later.

Start Date
Start DateWed, Jan 19, 2022
  • Wed, Jan 19 (self-paced all week)
  • Wed, Jan 26 (self-paced all week)
  • Wed, Feb 2 (self-paced all week)
  • Wed, Feb 9 (self-paced all week)
  • Wed, Feb 16 (self-paced all week)
  • Wed, Feb 23 (self-paced all week)
  • Wed, Mar 2 (self-paced all week)
  • Wed, Mar 9 (self-paced all week)
  • Wed, Mar 16 (self-paced all week)
  • Wed, Mar 23 (self-paced all week)
  • Wed, Mar 30 (self-paced all week)
  • Wed, Apr 6 (self-paced all week)
  • Wed, Apr 13 (self-paced all week)
InstructorIvan Leonce
Seats Available30
Start DateWe will offer this course in September 2022. Registration will open once the details are finalized.
InstructorIvan Leonce
Seats Available35

What you will learn

After completing this course, you’ll be able to do the following:

  • Use the key building blocks of successful project management, including project-based work, activity planning, schedule estimation and budgeting
  • Use the accepted tools and techniques that make up the successful project manager’s toolkit
  • Apply the concepts of project management in a non-profit context

How you will learn and be evaluated

  • Prepare to spend about 10 hours per week on coursework
  • Expect reading and other assignments on a weekly basis
  • Plan to access the course at least once every few days to keep up with your work and group assignments

You will be evaluated on:

  • Assignments 
  • Participation in online discussions

Learning Materials

No textbook is required. We will provide all course materials online.

Technical Requirements

For online courses, you will need a computer with audio and microphone that is connected to the internet. Canvas is the online system that will be used for the course. For more information and online support, visit Online Learning.