Not-for-Profit Management


Not-for-Profit Management

Prepare for a fulfilling job in the not-for-profit sector shaping positive social and economic change. Gain the skills you need to combine your passion for activism and changing the world with a career as a Not-for-Profit manager, executive, or administrator.


This is a Western University accredited Diploma program. The program combines 10 courses taken from September to April with a four-month work integrated learning placement from May to August. 

Duration: One year, full-time

Start: September

Location: In class or Online


Program: Ten required courses + One four month practicum

Full-Time Duration: One year | September to August

Start: September

Location: In class or Online

The practicum component of our Diploma programs is a culmination of your work in the classroom and the bridge to a great career in your target industry. Gain valuable hands-on experience with mentorship from industry professionals, uniting theory and practice in the real world of work. Students must successfully complete all ten required courses and the practicum placement in order to satisfy program requirements and graduate with a Diploma in Not-for-Profit Management. 

Learn more about the four month practicum placement here.


 Application Fee $100 (non-refundable) 
 Western Ancillary Fees $2000 
 Domestic Tuition $7750 
 International Tuition $20,000

Financial Aid: This program is OSAP eligible. Explore other available Bursaries and Awards here.

Note: Program fees do not include any costs for class materials such as textbooks and software. Ancillary fees are an approximation, calculate your fees here.

Admission Requirements: Undergraduate Degree, with a minimum average of 70% in the last two years of study.

International Requirements: A minimum overall average of 70% (around a B- or 2.7 GPA) in your Bachelor's degree as calculated by Western and after translation to Canadian GPA.

Application Deadline: June 16



11 Course(s)

10 Courses + 1 Practicum