Earn the CNP Credential Online

The Alliance’s Certified Nonprofit Professional (CNP) credential is now available through a dynamic online learning platform. The CNP Workforce Track was created specifically for those already employed in the nonprofit sector (or those transitioning from other careers).

This unique leadership development program places students on a path edwin quote2to nonprofit employment success. In fact, independent research shows CNPs are seven times more likely to rise to director or higher level when compared to their peers.

You will finish the program armed with:

  • A national credential that can be easily uploaded to LinkedIn and other digital platforms
  • A network of like-minded individuals (meet the president of the Association of CNPs)
  • The capacity to make strategic decisions and add your voice to critical conversations happening at your organization
  • A professional portfolio that tells the story of your accomplishments

Online Learning at Its Best

The eight interactive courses are facilitated by content experts. Students receive constructive feedback on all assignments. The courses are five weeks in length; all eight courses may be completed in as little as 12 months. Please note that you must have a minimum of a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution to be awarded the CNP (although students may enroll in up to four courses without a degree).

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