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Catalog 2020-2021 
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Non-Profit Organization Manager

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Program Description

Like their for-profit counterparts, managers in non-profit organizations plan, direct, and control aspects of the organization’s work to ensure the effective and efficient utilization of resources (including staff), so that the goals of the organization can be achieved and the organization can survive and thrive.

They may assist in the organization’s strategic planning; develop, monitor and control budgets; manage programs, staff and other resources; as well as assist with fundraising, including grant writing, and the marketing and promotion of the overall organization and/or their unit/department.

Program Outcomes

Successful Completion: 
CCBC Credential:        

Students will be awarded a Continuing Education Workforce Training Certificate, and will have access to a Continuing Education academic record (transcript).

Financial Aid and Payment Options

Continuing Education Opportunity Grant
Partial Payment Option (through Nelnet Business Solutions)
Tuition Waiver for those who qualify
Workforce Development Sequence Scholarship
Employer/Sponsor Paid Tuition
Division of Rehabilitation Services (DORS)
Local Office of Workforce Development

Program Length

The length of this program is six months. Courses start in September and February at CCBC Hunt Valley and CCBC Randallstown.

Program Requirements

High School Diploma or GED

Recommended: Prior management or non-profit experience

Application Process

To apply, go to and complete the CCBC Non-Credit Workforce Training Certificate application.  An email will then be sent with program information and any additional requirements necessary to apply for the program.

Open Entry – No screening or documentation required.

Prior Learning Assessment

This program has potential options for waiving select courses based on previous coursework or articulated coursework from an approved curriculum. Maximum number of program hours that may be earned from prior learning: 24

Program Course Sequence

​Each course is offered as a ‘stand-alone’.

Course Number

Course Title

Course Hours

Textbook Information

(approximate cost; subject to change)



MGT 619 

Strategic Planning for the NP Organization


Materials provided


MGT 620 

Financial Management for NP Organizations


Materials provided


MGT 621 

Managing Paid and Volunteer Staff


Materials provided



MGT 623 

Making Effective Presentations


Materials provided



WRI 039 

Grant Writing


Materials provided


MGT 625 

Marketing and Fundraising for NP Organizations


Materials provided


Course Series Totals:






Additional Information

Additional Offerings:
MGT 683: Advanced Marketing for Non-Profits: Identifying Targets & Planning Campaigns
MGT 807:  Selecting and Developing a Board of Directors

Skills for Success:​
Good planning and organizational skills; strong oral and written communications skills; strong interpersonal skills; good problem-solving skills.

Career Opportunities:​
Students will be better prepared to effectively assist in the management of a non-profit organization.  A wide variety of career opportunities are available in the many areas of a non-profit organization.

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Program Contact Information

Coordinator: Moire Riley | | 443-840-1804 | Hunt Valley | 106

Administrative Assistant: Sarah Moore | | 443-840-1632 | Essex | 116

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