CFE Certificate Programs

The Center for Excellence has developed two certificate programs for the emerging nonprofit professional. Program components include:

  • 15 class sessions
  • a three month mentoring program
  • career coaching, and
  • networking opportunities

Executive Nonprofit Leadership Certificate

This program is designed for the emerging and ascending leader within a nonprofit organization, or the person one step away from the CEO seat. It will also benefit sitting nonprofit executives seeking to elevate personal leadership skills and increase their organization's performance and results.

Topics include:

  • Leadership
  • Storytelling
  • Strategy
  • Community partnerships
  • Legislative advocacy
  • Talent development and engagement
  • Legal issues
  • Crisis communication
  • Collaborations
  • Marketing
  • Financial management

Executive Philanthropy and Resource Development Certificate

This program is designed for current development and foundation professionals as well as emerging leaders who aspire to be the chief development or foundation officer for a nonprofit organization. This is also designed for current executives and board members who want a more comprehensive understanding of fundraising.

Topics include:

  • Fundraising
  • Major gifts
  • Planned giving
  • Nonprofit and corporate partnership
  • Corporate giving
  • Capital campaign
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Call: 201-692-6500

Email: ceinfo@fdu.edu