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Announcing the 2016-2017 Certificate in Nonprofit Management in Wichita Falls presented in partnership by:

• Midwestern State University's Center for Continuing Education

• Center for Nonprofit Management, Dallas

• The Priddy Foundation

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Certificate Program Description

The Nonprofit Management Certificate program is a series of seven full day sessions that provide in-depth instruction on the key components of the operations of nonprofit organizations. A mix of theory and practice, the series addresses the scope of the nonprofit sector, governing, leading and managing, resource acquisition, outcomes evaluation, risk management and legal, and marketing. As a cohort, students learn together what it takes to operate a human service organization in rapidly changing environment.


• Participants will be able to identify major theories of management and explain the relevance of their major principles to the management of nonprofit human service organizations

• Participants will be able to demonstrate knowledge of the organizational factors that indicate excellence in the management of human service agencies, including incorporation of ethics and values into the management of the organization

 • Participants will be able to demonstrate the components of an organization and the ways in which they should be managed in order to achieve internal consistency and integrity

• Participants will be able to demonstrate specific knowledge and points of view needed by human service professionals

2016-2017 SCHEDULE

SESSION 1: Understanding the Nonprofit Sector, Organizations and Strategic Planning

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

SESSION 2: Program Planning, & Evaluation.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

SESSION 3: Nonprofit Human Resources & Managing Volunteers.

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

SESSION 4: Financial Management for Nonprofits.

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

SESSION 5: Fund Development.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

SESSION 6: Organizational Risk Management & Legal Structures and Practices.

Tuesday, March 7 , 2017

SESSION 7: Branding, Marketing & PR for Nonprofit Organizations.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

All sessions are held on Tuesdays, from 9 am.-5 pm. at the Wichita Falls Museum of Art at MSU, #2 Eureka Circle.

CNM (866) 286-8347 ext 239 Toll Free


Pricing: $100 per class or $700 for complete 7-series certificate program.

This includes lunch, breaks, handouts & text.


Steering Committee:

Lorraine Parmer -  The Center for Continuing Education at MSU

Beth Myers/Monique Waggoner - CNM Connect

Leslie Schaffner - The Priddy Foundation


For more information call Midwestern State University’s

Center for Continuing Education at (940) 397-4307 or