Graduate Certificate in Human Services Fundraising

This Certificate is available online

The Department of Human Services offers a post-baccalaureate certificate entitled Fundraising in the Nonprofit sector.  Fundraising is integral to the sustainability of nonprofits organizations large and small.  HMS 591, Fundraising in the Nonprofit Sector, addresses critical practices and fundraising programs commonly seen in nonprofit organizations.  This course covers topics that include principles of fundraising, gift giving, cause-related fundraising events, online fundraising, planned-giving, managing fundraising, volunteers and legal and ethical issues.  The 16-Credit hour certification is linked to national certification as a Certified Fundraising Executive.  

Required Courses
HMS 538Social Services Administration4
HMS 588Grant Writing in Human Services4
HMS 589Financial Management in the Nonprofit Sector4
HMS 591Fundraising in the Nonprofit Sector4
Total Hours16