Course Materials

Every program in the Certificate Series includes:
  • Video Presentation (approx. 90 minutes)
  • Participant Guide (30-40 pages)
  • Related Readings

The Video Presentation includes a thorough explanation of the material being covered, including a video case-study illustrating profiles of excellent in the nonprofit sector.  Videos are provided in streaming online video, and include 7 different versions (from 28K to T1) to accomodate varying internet connection speeds and processors.

The Participant Guide contains: CEU enrollment information, course objectives, an outline of the course, learning activates related to the course, glossary of terms, supplemental materials, biographical information, contact information, featured organizations from the case studies, Q & A with faculty, bibliography, Organizational Assessment Tool, and Action Plan Template.

The CEU/Certificate assignments ask you to identify insights from the readings, answer specific questions about the video, and complete a self-assessment related to the particular topic.  They can be completed on your own schedule and in the location of your choice.