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Nonprofit Financial Stewardship: Concepts and Techniques for Strategic Management, Short Course

  • Application Deadline
  • 1 month
    Duration
Online
Sound financial management is critical to the long-term health of any nonprofit organization.

About

  • The challenge for nonprofit executives, though, is to strike a balance between creating public value and managing the bottom line. Senior executives leading nonprofits need the ability to read financial reports accurately, ask the right questions of their financial officers and make strategic management decisions based on a solid understanding of the general business principles that apply to all organizations.
Understanding Nonprofit Finances
  • Nonprofit Financial Stewardship: Concepts and Techniques for Strategic Management is a four-week online program designed to help managers in nonprofit organizations understand the tools, techniques and concepts of good financial management. This nonprofit financial stewardship executive program represents a unique learning opportunity for nonprofit and nongovernmental organization managers to interact with Professor James P. Honan of Harvard Kennedy School as well as with colleagues around the world.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 1 months
    • Duration description
      October 14 - November 17
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Nonprofit Financial Stewardship focuses on four topics:

  • Mission, money and impact
  • Understanding financial statements
  • Tools, frameworks and concepts in financial management
  • Budgeting and resource allocation

Audience

Nonprofit Financial Stewardship is an online program designed to reach an audience of nonprofit and NGO managers from around the world, who, given the costs and distances, are not able to attend on-campus Executive Education programs offered by Harvard Kennedy School. The program is designed for CEOs, general managers, and program staff of nonprofit organizations and NGOs.

Lecturers

  • Faculty Chairs: James Honan and Ann Thornburg
  • Program Director: James Brockman

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

Nonprofit Financial Stewardship: Concepts and Techniques for Strategic Management is an online program designed to reach an audience of nonprofit and NGO managers from around the world.

  • Recommended applicants include nonprofit and nongovernmental organization:
  • Chief executive officers
  • General managers
  • Program staff
Participants in this four-week online program will follow the same guidelines as their colleagues attending on-campus programs, where participation is based on thorough preparation and active engagement throughout the program. Each two-week module can be expected to take at least 10 hours of work.

Work Experience

At least 10 year(s) of work experience are required.

Most executive programs are designed for participants with at least 10 years of work experience, however there are no formal educational requirements for admission.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    2200 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2200 USD per module and a duration of 1 months.
  • National Applies to you

    2200 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2200 USD per module and a duration of 1 months.
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