Nonprofit Leadership Studies Certified Nonprofit Professional

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As a member of the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance, RU offers students the opportunity to earn a Certified Nonprofit Professional (CNP) credential in as little as one year. The CNP is the only national nonprofit credential preparing students for careers in nonprofit management. This proven method to launch your career is based on the professional competencies that hiring managers are looking for in prospective employees.

The four core components of the CNP program are:

  • Academic coursework
  • Leadership and service
  • National conference
  • Internship 

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