DIPLOMA IN NOT-FOR-PROFIT MANAGEMENT - become a leader in the non profit sector

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Online // Practicum component // One-Year Full-time // Two-Years Part-time // September start


The non-profit sector makes a critical impact on a wide range of social, economic, political and environmental issues.

Working for organizations or groups that promote a cause or provide a public service, Not-for-Profit managers and administrators coordinate the business and administrative side of non-profit organizations. 






Who is this program for

Canadian and international university graduates looking to make a difference and interested in starting or advancing their careers in the non-profit sector.

The ideal candidate has a passion for activism and enjoys the idea of working for an organization that promotes positive change.


The program

In this ten-course credit program, taught and developed by industry professionals, you will connect theory to practice and develop a professional network, unique skills, and a portfolio of projects to use throughout your career. 

The Diploma in Not-for-Profit Management prepares you for a career in the essential non-profit sector.  

Gain the skills you need to combine your passion for activism and positive change in an exciting career. Work for organizations or groups that promote a cause or provide a public service. Discover how to coordinate the business and administrative side of not-for-profit organizations.



What You Will Learn


Develop a comprehensive overview of not-for-profit organizations, current trends and realities of the not-for-profit industry

Have a concrete understanding of fundraising, development, strategic planning,
communications, financial and marketing strategies/responsibilities as they pertain to the not-for-profit context

Understand how to regulate, develop and enforce legislative and board policies

Explore technological tools, programs, and processes that apply to not-for-profit organizations

Gain a full understanding of the foundations of effective leadership and financial management

Plan and host a major fundraising event

Learn methods of community engagement and volunteer management and how they apply to not-for-profit organizations



Four Month Practicum


Hands-on Work Experience

Through the practicum (560 hours), you will gain valuable hands-on experience, a strong network of industry contacts, and an edge in the job search process. It is the culmination of your work in the classroom and the bridge to a great career in your target industry.



Career Stats

Graduate with the knowledge, skills, and abilities required for success. 



Within one year of completing the program,


of our graduates have secured full-time employment.



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