Mendoza School of Business

The University of Notre Dame Announces New 100% Online Executive Certificate in Transformational Nonprofit Leadership

Published: February 27, 2013 / Author: Mendoza College

The business of nonprofits is constantly evolving to keep pace with the
world’s ever-increasing complexity, thereby creating the need for a new type of
leader who can both manage and create positive, sustainable social change.
Individuals can now gain the business, leadership and managerial skills vital
to increasing their own effectiveness with the new Executive Certificate in Transformational Nonprofit Leadership, conveniently
available online from the University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of

This 100 percent online program will
teach professionals how to combine a “servant heart” with a strong
business mind. The program itself is comprised of three eight-week courses: Principles of Leading
Transformational Nonprofits
, Leading Nonprofit Boards and Fundraising and Grant Strategies. Professionals will learn
key nonprofit business skills, including leading transformational change for
positive societal impact, managing interpersonal relations between board
members to increase organizational effectiveness, and advocacy skills to
maximize recruitment and fundraising success.

“Those seeking to expand upon their own professional talents or
optimize their nonprofit’s effectiveness often realize they would do well to
gain nonprofit sector specific business and leadership skills,” said Marc
, Ph.D., the director of Nonprofit Executive Education at Notre Dame.
“By adding this online executive certificate program to our ground-based
nonprofit programs, the Mendoza College of Business offers an excellent
solution to acquiring these skills.”

Notre Dame faculty members with master’s and doctoral-level degrees will
provide invaluable knowledge and insight via video-based lectures that can be
viewed online or downloaded to mobile devices. Students and faculty also will
collaborate using interactive tools such as discussion boards, email and live
chat rooms, all powered by University Alliance. As this executive certificate
is offered by the university’s Mendoza College of Business – ranked the #1
Undergraduate Business School by Bloomberg Businessweek and among the
top 20 best undergraduate business programs by U.S. News & World Report
– students have peace-of-mind knowing they are earning a credential of great

For more information or to enroll in Notre Dame’s online Executive
Certificate in Transformational Nonprofit Leadership program, please
call 855-300-1475 or visit  

About University Alliance
The UniversityAlliance (UA) facilitates the promotion and online delivery of associate’s,
bachelor’s and master’s degrees as well as professional certificate programs
from the nation’s leading traditional universities and institutions. Powered by
UA’s technology and support services, its university partners have surpassed
450,000 online enrollments – making UA the largest facilitator of e-learning in
the country.

About the University of Notre Dame
Founded in 1842, the University of Notre Dame is an accredited, independent,
national university located in Notre Dame, Indiana. Notre Dame’s Mendoza
College of Business was established in 1921 with a mission of fostering
academic excellence, professional effectiveness and personal accountability.
Both the University of Notre Dame and the Mendoza College of Business have
consistently achieved top rankings from U.S. News & World Report and
Bloomberg Businessweek.

Contact Information
Sandy Levine, VP of Marketing Services
Bisk Education/University Alliance Online
9417 Princess Palm Avenue, Tampa, FL 33619
813-621-6200, ext. 328


Topics: Mendoza