Nonprofit University

Whether leveling up your newest employee or advancing the expertise of senior leaders, Nonprofit University (NU) makes getting professional development simple, accessible, and affordable for all nonprofit pros.

We help staff become staff leaders.

Strengthen your team with NU’s targeted training, a year-round schedule of certificate series and specialized courses covering the full range of nonprofit competency areas – from managing programs, facilities, and volunteers to finance, fundraising, marketing, human resources, and more.

Explore our course catalog and month-by-month calendar to see everything we offer.

Get unlimited professional development.

The success of any mission depends on the people behind it. Position yours for maximum impact with our Nonprofit University Subscription – Unlimited. For $2,500, GCN members can gain access to two seats in every one of our live Nonprofit University core curriculum classes.

Important: Your GCN membership must be active to subscribe.

We can bring NU to you.

Nonprofit University can design custom training specifically for your organization’s professional needs. This shared learning experience both strengthens teams and encourages them to collaborate on the job around what they’ve learned. Find out more here.

Questions?

More information on eligibility, fees, course registration, and other NU policies can be found here. Or you can reach out to us at nu@gcn.org or (678) 916-3081.

Explore our course catalog and see all the trainings we offer.

View our event listings to see everything coming up.

NEW: Introducing Program Management Skill Packs!

Now more than ever, managers (those that manage people or programs) constitute a primary point of decision making in our organizations. NU has curated training for this essential staff position, starting this spring.

Welcome to the new GCN.org!

We hope you like it as much as we do. If you have issues finding anything, reach out to us at info@gcn.org.