Nonprofit Leadership Program
The UConn Department of Public Policy Nonprofit Leadership Program offers non-credit and graduate options that provide the skills needed for those just entering the field, up to seasoned CEOs. Courses and programs are taught by UConn faculty and experienced leaders from the nonprofit sector.
A Practical Approach
The UConn Nonprofit Leadership Program provides you with the skill-sets to navigate the multifaceted roles and complex work environment of the nonprofit sector. Courses and programs are taught by UConn faculty and leaders in the sector who are subject matter experts in leadership; organization management; program development and evaluation; fund development; grant writing; governance and the full body of nonprofit operations.
Due to its robust format, the Online Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management provides a core foundation for those entering the field and prepares current nonprofit professionals for new leadership roles in their organization and the nonprofit field. With a ten-year track record, Encore!Connecticut immerses transitioning corporate executives into the nonprofit field. Whether you are a student seeking to enter the field, a current nonprofit executive preparing for your next leadership role, or an individual seeking to transition your skills and experience to a nonprofit career, the UConn Nonprofit Leadership Program will help prepare you for a position in the nonprofit sector.
Public Policy News
Upcoming DPP Events
- Aug 20 DPP Graduate Intern Orientation10:00am
MPA & MPP New Student Orientation1:00pm
Thursday, August 22nd, 2019
01:00 PM - 05:30 PM
Hartford Campus Room 145Incoming MPA, MPP and MPA Fellows students are required to attend new student orientation. Please contact Catherine Gaurino, Administrative Program Director, if unable to attend.
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Department of Public Policy Welcome Reception 20195:30pm
Thursday, August 22nd, 2019
05:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Hartford Campus Hartford Times Building, Zachs AtriumWelcome Reception for incoming students, returning students, alumni, faculty, staff, community partners and friends of DPP. Please use the following link to RSVP: https://uconn.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3UfFfttIQ8JVIBn For more information, contact email@example.com
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Survey Research and Fast-Track Information Session6:00pm
Monday, September 16th, 2019
06:00 PM - 06:30 PM
Other On-lineDepartment of Public Policy Information Session on the Graduate Program in Survey Research and the DPP Fast-Track program for undergraduates. RSVP at https://dpp.uconn.edu/information-sessions/
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MPA, MPP and Fast-Track Information Session12:30pm
Wednesday, September 18th, 2019
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Hartford Campus Room 209Department of Public Policy Information Session on the Master in Public Administration and the Master in Public Policy. Information is also available on the DPP Fast-Track program for undergraduates. RSVP at https://dpp.uconn.edu/information-sessions/
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