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Graduate Certificate of Non-Profit and Social Sector Management (NPM)
Graduate Certificate of Non-Profit and Social Sector Management (NPM)

Graduate Certificate of Non-Profit and Social Sector Management (NPM)

  • ID:SC010140
  • Level:Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma
  • Duration:
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  • Type:Full-time

Fees (CAD)

  • Application Fee:$150.00
  • TuitionFee/Month:$1,927.63
  • LivingFee/Month:$1,500.00
  • InsuranceFee/Month:$100.94
  • Application Fee:$150.00
  • TuitionFee/Month:$1,927.63
  • LivingFee/Month:$1,500.00
  • InsuranceFee/Month:$100.94
Estimated Total/program:
$29,428.56
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

  • Ontario university or college degree or three-year college diploma or equivalent
    Applicants with an equivalent combination of partial postsecondary and/or three to five years related work experience may be considered for admission. A relevant resumé and references must be provided.
  • English proficiency for graduate certificates 

English Requirements

  • Successful completion of a minimum of two years of full-time study in a school and country where English is the primary language
  • Successful completion of an intensive English program such as the English Language Institute
  • A recognized international language test score such as IELTS Academic, TOEFL or Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic

Refer to English language test score requirements below.

Tests

Certificate Programs

Diploma and Advanced Diploma Programs

Degree Programs

Graduate Certificate Programs

CAEL CE

Minimum 60

Minimum 60

Minimum 70 (Writing no less than 60)

Minimum 70 (Writing no less than 60)

Cambridge English Exams (B2 First/FCE, C1 Advanced/CAE or C2 Proficiency/CPE)

Minimum 169 with no skill below 162

Minimum 169 with no skill below 162

Minimum 176 with no skill below 169

Minimum 176 with no skill below 169

Duolingo

Minimum score 105 to 110

Minimum score 105 to 110

Minimum score 115 to 120

Minimum score 125 to 130

IELTS Academic

Minimum 6.0 with no skill below 5.5

Minimum 6.0 with no skill below 5.5

Minimum 6.5 with no skill below 6.0

Minimum 6.5 with no skill below 6.0

PTE Academic

Minimum score 58

Minimum score 58

Minimum score 60

Minimum score 60

TOEFL iBT (including MyBest TOEFL)

Minimum 80 with no skill below 20

Minimum 80 with no skill below 20

Minimum 84 with no skill below 21

Minimum 88 with no skill below 22

TOEFL Revised Paper Delivered

No skill below 20

No skill below 20

No skill below 21

No skill below 22

Course Information

This eight-month graduate certificate program will provide you with an in-depth understanding of how to lead and manage a non-profit organization towards sustainable growth. You will learn about program planning, development and evaluation, transparent and ethical corporate governance, and marketing and sales practices. You will explore the latest trends in fundraising, partnerships-building, and volunteer engagement. 

Skills

Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:

  • Organization

  • Leadership

  • Communications skills  

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Semester 1

IBS603

Fundamentals of Project Management

NPM700

Introduction to the Non-Profit Sector

NPM703

Strategic Planning for Non-Profit and Social Enterprises

NPM706

Resource Development Strategies

NPM802

Computer Applications and Information Systems

NPM804

Financial Management for Non-Profit Organizations

 

Semester 2

NPM702

Leadership Approaches in the Non-Profit Sector

NPM704

Human Resources Management in the Social Economy

NPM800

Building Alliances and Partnerships in the Social Sector

NPM801

Marketing Management for Non-Profit and Social Enterprises

NPM803

Program Development, Management and Evaluation

NPM807

Integrated Project

WTP100

Work Term Preparation (Work-Integrated Learning option only)

 

Work-Integrated Learning Term

NPM441

Non-Profit and Social Sector Management, Work Term

 

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Pre Courses

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Pathway Courses

Program

What is it?

Who can attend?

Advantages

English: 12U Equivalency

This program provides learners an opportunity to upgrade their English skills if they don’t have the high school English requirements.

Learners who complete an assessment that tests their writing and reading skills. This opportunity is recommended for learners upgrading for admission into a Seneca degree.

English admission requirements for the joint York-Seneca Nursing (BSCN) program have to be met according to York University standards. Review the BSCN requirements here.

 

  • Tuition-free program for qualified students
  • Classes are scheduled in the evenings on Mondays and Thursdays providing flexibility between work and learning

 

Academic Upgrading

This two- to three-semester Academic Upgrading program is for learners who are missing requirements for a college certificate or diploma program.

Learners who are 19 years or older may apply.

  • Tuition-free program for qualified students
  • Courses offered at introductory, intermediate and advanced levels
  • Students may qualify for high school equivalency certificate

 

General Arts – English for Academic Purposes (GEA)

English for Academic purposes helps English as a second language (ESL) learners improve their English skills.

ESL learners who understand English at a basic level may apply. International students may benefit from our English Language Institute (ELI) program.

  • Full time, tuitioned, day school program
  • OSAP eligible
  • Flexibility in course choices

 

Math: 12U Equivalency

This program provides learners an opportunity to upgrade their math skills if they don’t have the high school math requirements.

This course is equivalent to the Ontario curriculum's Mathematics of Data Management: Grade 12 (MDM4U) course.

 

Learners who complete an assessment that tests their skills. This opportunity is recommended for learners upgrading for admission into a Seneca degree.

The course is not available for prospective students of the Honours Bachelor of Aviation Technology (FPR) program and the joint York-Seneca Nursing (BSCN) program who need to meet additional math course requirements. Select “admission requirements” on each program page for details.

 

  • Tuition-free program for qualified students.
  • Classes are scheduled in the evenings on Mondays providing flexibility between work and learning.

 

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

When you graduate from this program, these are the types of employers waiting for you:

  • Health and social services
  • Development and housing
  • Arts and culture
  • Sports and recreation
  • Environment
  • Education and research
  • Law, advocacy and politics
  • Fundraising and grant making

You may also pursue future career options within:

  • Associations
  • Non-profit organizations
  • Charities 
  • Advocacy groups
  • Foundations
  • Social enterprises
  • Co-operatives  

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

Health Insurance $807.49CAD

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