Learners who want a recognized credential for their resumes can choose to earn 4.8 continuing education units (CEUs) and the Certificate of Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership and Management. Michigan State University awards the CEUs, while the Michigan State University Department of Community, Agriculture, Recreation, and Resource Studies, and the Society for Nonprofit Organizations awards the Certificate of Excellence.
To earn the Certificate and 4.8 CEUs, learners must participate in all 8 programs in the Certificate Series, successfully complete additional assignments, and pay an administrative fee of $15/program (or $100 for the entire series). Learners can also earn .6 CEUs by completing the assignments from individual programs.
All assignments are evaluated on a pass/fail basis.