Social Impact Measurement Certificate

Measure what matters. Proving the success of your programs is critically important today, and anecdotal stories aren’t enough. The Social Impact Measurement Certificate is designed for individuals who want to lead their organization’s efforts in evaluating or tracking the performance of their programs.

8

weeks

$699

total cost

100%

online

Offered online

June 11, 2018 - August 5, 2018

CAE ApprovedThis certificate program can be applied to fulfilling the professional development requirements in earning or maintaining the Certified Association Executive credential. Learn more here.

Individuals who take this 8-week online certificate program will have a greater impact on their organizations by measuring what matters.

Proving the success of your programs is critically important today, and anecdotal stories aren’t enough.

The Social Impact Measurement Certificate is designed for individuals who want to lead their organization’s efforts in evaluating or tracking the performance of their programs.  It will help individuals:

  • Understand how social impact measurement fits into your management structure;
  • Design an evaluation;
  • Learn to collect data to tell your organization’s story;
  • Analyze and use information you collect.

Today’s successful nonprofit organizations are placing more emphasis on evaluation in order to:

  • Plan and improve programs based on data;
  • Prove they are worthy of the public trust and the dollars they are given;
  • Show contributors that their social investment is working –what’s their return on investment?
  • Ensure that people for whom the organization exists are receiving tangible benefits;
  • Help understand delivery of programs and staffing needs from a management perspective.

Who should attend

  • Program Managers and Staff
  • Evaluation Specialists
  • Development Officers
  • Operations Managers
  • Marketing Directors and Staff

Contact us by email or phone

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

Topics to be covered are as follows:

  • The Basics of Social Impact Measurement and Why it Important to Measure your Work
  • Creating a Theory of Change and Logic Models
  • How to Collect Data
  • Quantitative Research: Surveys,  Research Methods, Interviews and Case Studies
  • Qualitative Data Analysis
  • Using Measurement and Evaluation Data for Program Improvement
Lenay Dunn
Lenay Dunn
Lenay Dunn
NMI Instructor
Nonprofit Management Institute
Courses taught:
NMI 108, SIM
Date Offered Course Delivery/Region Register
June 11, 2018 to
August 5, 2018
Online Register/pay online

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