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Invest in yourself and your future. With the Certified Nonprofit Professional (CNP) credential, you’ll gain the skills and tools to accelerate your career, set yourself apart from the competition, and be an asset at any organization.

Our online courses and flexible time frame were designed with busy professionals in mind.
Get valuable nonprofit management skills at a fraction of the cost of graduate programs.
Strong Network
Gain access to a network of 10,000+ powerful, well-connected nonprofit professionals who are making an impact in the world.
Learn from the Best
All courses are taught by seasoned nonprofit professionals with real-world experience.
Stand Out
You'll receive a national credential that can be easily uploaded to LinkedIn and other digital platforms. 
We Work With You
Whether you're looking for your employer to sponsor you or interested in a monthly payment plan, we'll help you find the right option for you.
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"The instructors were great, they made the learning process smooth for me… The program was well thought out with a lot of learning from real time events."

Flavia Davids, CNP, Director of Human Resources, Volunteers of America Alaska

The Nonprofit Leadership Alliance (NLA) CNP Workforce Program is a completely online learning system created for emerging leaders working in the nonprofit sector.

Want to explore how this credential can boost your career? Sign up to learn more and receive an exclusive 10% discount on your enrollment.

CNPs are seven times more likely to reach a Director-level or higher position.

CNP graduates get access to a network of 3,500 local and national nonprofits.


CNP grads are up to two years ahead of their peers in terms of career preparation and skills


Elevate Your Career:

Become a Certified Nonprofit Professional

We understand that juggling a full-time career with your daily responsibilities, and then adding in a new leadership training program can be challenging! By offering classes online, in a flexible time frame, we are able to not only accommodate busy professionals, but offer this valuable credential at a substantially reduced rate.

Why the CNP Workforce Program?

We work with amazing people at amazing organizations:

Course Curriculum

Management and Leadership 

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Marketing & Communications

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Fundraising & Resource Development

January 28, 2019 – March 3, 2019

Cultural Competency & Diversity

March 18, 2019 – April 21, 2019

Budgeting & Financial Management

May 6, 2019 – June 9, 2019

Governance & Volunteer Management

June 17, 2019 – July 21, 2019

Designing Sustainable Programs

August 5, 2019 – September 8, 2019

Trends & Innovation

September 16, 2019 – October 20, 2019

Virtual Career and Networking Conference

Payment Options

We offer flexible payment options to work with every budget.

Monthly Plan

Monthly Payment Plan

  • Students selecting this option pay 12 monthly payments of $227 each.
  • Note: 10% discount does not apply to this payment option.

Includes eight courses and all student fees, and one registration for the virtual Alliance Management Institute.

Pay In Full
  • Register by September 14th to save 10% at checkout!
  • Employees of Alliance Workforce Partners receive 20% discount. 

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