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International Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) Administration
Undergraduate Certificate

Program Overview

Drive meaningful change around the world with a certificate in international NGO administration. This certificate is ideal for leaders who are passionate about building communities and improving lives.

Program Snapshot

Program Type: Full-Time, Part-Time
Location: On-Campus
Program Length: 1 year
Credit Hours: 15 - 18

Why This Program & What You'll Learn

NGOs are independent organizations that support human rights, education, environmental sustainability and other social causes. In communities throughout the world, NGOs play a critical role in creating change.

This certificate program prepares you to lead, manage and promote NGOs anywhere in the world. Open to students in any major and to students not seeking degrees, the program requires 15 to 18 credit hours.

You’ll learn the basics of how to lead in organizations. You’ll study the intersections between international relations, political science, and public administration. And you’ll choose from wide-ranging courses that prepare you to address the complex challenges confronting the world today.

Program Highlights

As a student in our international NGO administration program, you can:

  • Customize your education with courses such as Model United Nations, Comparative Public Policy, and War and Peace Studies.
  • Join Amnesty International, the Nonprofit Leadership Student Alliance, the Refugee Outreach Collective or another of our many student organizations.
  • Choose from 150 study-abroad programs in more than 50 countries.
  • Expand your horizons and prepare to succeed in an increasingly global economy.

Careers & Outcomes

This certificate prepares you to work in the NGO sector anywhere in the world. Beyond NGOs, you’ll also have the communication and analytical skills to transition seamlessly into a career in any other industry.

Career Projected Salary
Executive Director $98,980
Director of Operations $95,016
Planning Director $91,650

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