NGO and Nonprofit Studies

The NGO and Nonprofit Studies Certificate Program’s purpose is to equip students for entry-level employment opportunities in the nonprofit and related sectors. Recent high school graduates or mature learners, and those entering the workforce or changing careers can benefit from the program.

  • Certificate program
  • 10 courses can be completed in one year or can be spread out over time
  • Unique programming combines Faculty of Arts and Melville School of Business courses
  • Training for volunteer and entry-level work in the charitable and philanthropic sector
  • Service learning means students have the opportunity to learn and acquire work skills and experience volunteering with local organizations
  • Includes a broad range of course options that meet the wide variety of job opportunities within the nonprofit and related sectors
  • Can be taken at the same time as a BA or BBA or on its own