The Nonprofit Leadership Alliance, formerly American Humanics, is a national alliance of colleges, universities and nonprofit organizations dedicated to educating, preparing and certifying professionals to strengthen and lead nonprofit organizations. At ASU, the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance Student Association (NLASA) helps students build competencies leading to their earning the Certified Nonprofit Professional credential, the only nationally recognized credential that prepares students for leadership in the nonprofit sector. It can be earned with any undergraduate degree.
Public Allies Arizona is a 10-month AmeriCorps program that places emerging young leaders at local nonprofits for full-time paid apprenticeships. Allies come from many backgrounds and do not need to attend ASU. Its mission is to create a just and equitable society and the diverse leadership to sustain it.