Nonprofit Marketing & Strategic Communications Certificate

Gain additional knowledge and skills in marketing, communication, public relations and social media for the nonprofit sector. Course content includes the most highly relevant topics needed to lead and manage marketing and communication strategies for nonprofit organizations.

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courses

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virtual learning

$828

for full certificate

CAE ApprovedAll of the courses in this certificate program can be applied to fulfilling the professional development requirements in earning or maintaining the Certified Association Executive credential.


This certificate is presented in part by Your Part-Time Controller, LLC.

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Offered online

Are you looking for a certificate to help you better manage your organization's marketing needs and social media strategy? If so, the Nonprofit Marketing and Strategic Communications Certificate is for you.

The Nonprofit Marketing and Strategic Communications Certificate is a program of distinction for individuals who wish to gain additional knowledge and skills in marketing, communication, public relations and social media within the nonprofit sector. Course content is sharply focused to  include the most relevant topics needed to lead and manage marketing and communication strategies for nonprofit organizations and offers the individual a deeply engaging and robust experience.

Established experts noted for their professional skill and topic expertise guide each course. Additionally, course colleagues enrolled in the certificate program,  share best practices and offer guidance and support through an interactive, adult-learning environment.

A hallmark of this certificate and its content is the premium placed on immediate and usable knowledge. Proven marketing and communication tools are offered in accessible ways within these courses, and provide participants the opportunity to strengthen their essential communications skills, enabling them to be more successful in their nonprofit sector work.


 

Contact us by email or phone

For additional information please contact Cindi Thiede, Director Professional Development Education, at (602) 496-1061 or via email at Cynthia.Thiede@asu.edu.

Format

All courses for this certificate are offered online.

This certificate is made up of four required courses. Two of those courses are composed of approximately 16 -20 hours of study time over the two-week course; the remaining two are composed of approximately 8 - 10 hours of study time over one business week (5 days).

How it Works:

Participants have a total of three years from initial registration in the program to meet all of their certificate requirements.

Cost

The total cost is $828 if all courses are purchased at the early bird rate – two weeks prior to the course start date.

Early Bird Cost -  $315 per course (ends two-weeks prior to the course start date)
Regular Full Cost - $349 per course

Half day courses
Early Bird Cost - $99 per half day course  (ends two-weeks prior to the course start date)
Regular Full Cost - $125 per half day course  

NMI 105
High Impact Leadership

In this course, participants will be introduced to current models of leadership and seven core leadership competencies. By using a self-analysis tool, you will be able to identify your leadership strengths and core values. In addition, you will also learn methods for building internal and external relationships and applying those skills to a business setting. Finally, you will also develop a leadership action plan for achieving personal and organizational impact.

Delivery method: Online | Cost: $349 | Qualifies for: Nonprofit Management Certificate, Nonprofit Marketing and Strategic Communications Certificate, Nonprofit Operations and Program Impact Certificate
CAE approved

This course meets the requirements for fulfilling the professional development requirements to earn or maintain the Certified Association Executive credential. CAE credit amount: 16 credit hours (two-day course)

NMI 112
Emerging Marketing & Social Media Strategies

This course will provide principles and practices for marketing your nonprofit organization. You will also learn current strategies and techniques for successfully positioning your organization and developing a marketing plan that includes social media marketing strategies.

 

Delivery method: Online | Cost: $349 | Qualifies for: Nonprofit Management Certificate, Nonprofit Marketing and Strategic Communications Certificate
CAE approved

This course meets the requirements for fulfilling the professional development requirements to earn or maintain the Certified Association Executive credential. CAE credit amount: 16 credit hours (two-day course)

NMI 230
Tell Your Story-Performance Coaching Boot Camp

In this course, you learn how to identify, develop and deliver your nonprofit organization’s story with skill, power and assurance. You’ll gain experience using the creative expression and emotional engagement techniques professional speakers and performers use to give you the greatest opportunity to connect with your audience and inspire action.

This course is conducted as a hybrid course with asynchronously (self-paced) learning via the online ASU Canvas system and a two-hour synchonous (set time) Zoom presentation with the course Knowledge Specialist.  

Delivery method: Hybrid (online and Zoom) | Cost: $125 | Qualifies for: Nonprofit Marketing and Strategic Communications Certificate
CAE approved

This course meets the requirements for fulfilling the professional development requirements to earn or maintain the Certified Association Executive credential. CAE credit amount: 4 credit hours (half-day course)

NMI 142
Communicating with Purpose

In this course, participants examine the topic of communication and its influence on the recipient. Participants review foundational communication concepts and explore additional topics including verbal vs. nonverbal communication, communication style, self-awareness, and listening to advance their knowledge and ability to engage in purposeful communication.

Delivery method: Hybrid (online and Zoom) | Cost: $125 | Qualifies for: Nonprofit Marketing and Strategic Communications Certificate, Optimizing Human Resource Strategies in Nonprofits Certificate
CAE approved

This course meets the requirements for fulfilling the professional development requirements to earn or maintain the Certified Association Executive credential. CAE credit amount: 4 credit hours (half-day course)

Rekha Athreya
Rekha Athreya
Rekha Athreya
Knowledge Specialist
Nonprofit Management Institute
Courses taught:
CNP 101, CNP 102, NMI 105, NMI 112
Jason Matthews
Jayson Matthews
Jayson Matthews
Knowledge Specialist
Nonprofit Management Institute
Courses taught:
CNP 101, CNP 107, NMI 104, NMI 105, NMI 143, NMI 144, NMI 227
John Phelps
John Phelps
John Phelps
Knowledge Specialist / Coach
Nonprofit Management Institute / American Express Leadership Acad.
Courses taught:
AmEx, NMI 105, NMI 108, NMI 111, NMI 227
Jeri Royce
Jeri Royce
Jeri Royce
Knowledge Specialist
Nonprofit Management Institute
Courses taught:
CNP 108, NMI 102, NMI 105, NMI 142, NMI 143
John Scola
John Scola
John Scola
Knowledge Specialist
Nonprofit Management Institute
Courses taught:
CNP 101, CNP 103, NMI 104, NMI 105, NMI 106, NMI 111, NMI 226, NMI 227
Torrie Taj
Torrie Taj
Torrie Taj
Knowledge Specialist
Nonprofit Management Institute
Courses taught:
CNP 102, NMI 104, NMI 112
Todd Vigil
Todd Vigil
Todd Vigil
Knowledge Specialist
Nonprofit Management Institute
Courses taught:
NMI 112
Full Certificate Start Date Delivery/Region Register
Nonprofit Marketing & Strategic Communications Certificate March 1, 2021 (All day) Hybrid (online and Zoom) Register/pay online
Individual Courses Date Offered Course Delivery/Region Register
NMI 142 - Communicating with Purpose Spring 2021 March 1, 2021 (All day) to
March 5, 2021 (All day)
Hybrid (online and Zoom) Register/pay online
NMI 112 - Emerging Marketing and Social Media Strategies May 2021 May 10, 2021 (All day) to
May 23, 2021 (All day)
Hybrid (online and Zoom) Register/pay online
NMI 105 - High Impact Leadership May 2021 May 24, 2021 (All day) to
June 6, 2021 (All day)
Hybrid (online and Zoom) Register/pay online
NMI 230 - Tell Your Story Boot Camp (Online Hybrid) July 2021 July 27, 2021 (All day) to
August 2, 2021 (All day)
Hybrid (online and Zoom) Register/pay online
NMI 142 - Communicating with Purpose (Online) Sept 2021 September 13, 2021 (All day) to
September 17, 2021 (All day)
Hybrid (online and Zoom) Register/pay online
NMI 105 - High Impact Leadership Nov 2021 November 15, 2021 (All day) to
November 28, 2021 (All day)
Hybrid (online and Zoom) Register/pay online