Certificate in Financial Planning and Management for Nonprofit Organizations

General

Program Description

The nature of nonprofits' accounting, auditing, investing, reporting and tax filing procedures is distinct from business and personal financial practices. This program is designed to meet the needs of nonprofit organizations and is appropriate for those who are interested in learning how to better plan and manage the finances of a nonprofit personnel. This 45-hour program can be completed in one semester.

* PROGRAM OBJECTIVES
At the conclusion of the certificate program, graduates will be able to:

-Create and implement an operating budget using fund accounting principles.

-Develop policies and procedures for investment and cash management.

-Understand legal and fiduciary responsibilities of staff and board members.

-Develop appropriate financial statements for internal and external audiences.

-Develop appropriate policies and procedures for financial management.

Last updated Jan 2018

About the School

Located in one of the most vibrant business communities in the United States, the College of Business & Economics at California State University, Fullerton is an accredited, comprehensive business ... Read More

Located in one of the most vibrant business communities in the United States, the College of Business & Economics at California State University, Fullerton is an accredited, comprehensive business school. It offers a full range of affordable and accessible business courses delivered by faculty who integrate classroom education with the best business practices, technology, award-winning research, functional applications, and real-world experience. At California State University, Fullerton, students enjoy an exciting and rewarding educational experience in a small school atmosphere at the largest business school in the State of California. Vision Statement We will be the choice of Southern California's businesses and governments for college graduates, business solutions, and professional development. Mission Statement We create and apply knowledge that transforms student lives, develops business leaders who shape the regional economy, and advances the intellectual capital of our diverse region. Read less