Colorado Free University Course Listing and Online Registration

Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership & Administration

Course Code: 1109AF

Dates: December 31, 2022

Meets: General Information

Cost: $0.00

Online registration is not available at this time. Please contact our office for more information.

Support Person: Colorado Free University  Phone: 303-399-0093 x0  Email:

Please note, the classes that comprise the certificate are a combination of online and in-person classes.
This certificate in nonprofit leadership and administration establishes a foundation for those wanting to work in the nonprofit sector. CFU is not an accredited university and the certificate is not a university degree, but the course of study will enable someone starting out in the not-for-profit world to learn the basics. To earn the certificate, students must complete TEN (10) classes, at least seven (7) coming from the list of Core Courses.

Browse all classes listed below that make up the certificate.

Core Courses (Take at least 7):
  • How to Start a Nonprofit Organization (#7105)
  • Become a Grant Writer (#3271)
  • How to Create a Business Plan that Works (#3272)
  • Building Your Nonprofit for the Future: Strategic Planning that Works (#7106)
  • The 3 R's of Volunteers: Recruitment, Retention, and Recognition (#7104)
  • Equity & Inclusing Certification Program (#8877--counts as 2 core courses)
  • Successful Fundraising for Nonprofits (#7108)
  • Building & Developing the Best Board (#3205)
  • Inclusive Leadership: Essential Aspiring Leaders, Boards & Corporations (#8880)
  • Discover DISC: Improve Your Communication & Interpersonal Skills (#227)
  • Discover Your Talents, Develop Your Strengths (#3226)
  • Resume Writing (#3107)
  • Vision Statement Workshop (#2087)
  • Immigration 101 (#8627) 
  • Branding Your Business (#3208)
  • Any CFU business/digital marketing course

List of classes updated 10/2022


This listing is informational only. Please register for individual classes and call our registration office to redeem your certificate once you have completed the requirements.
Fee: $0.00


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