The Faith-Based Nonprofit Leadership Certificate Program is a two-semester program, open to students and non-students, co-led by School of Divinity professor Dr. John Senior and School of Law professor Steve Virgil.
In the fall 2018 term, the course meets for 13 weeks of instruction between August 29, 2018 and December 7, 2018, on Wednesday evenings from 6:00 – 8:30 PM EST. Community members may join the class in person on the Wake Forest University campus or online via video conferencing.
In the spring 2019 term, certificate participants complete a project in consultation with course instructors that advances the mission and vision of their organizations.
The program is ideal for participants who are:
Certificates of completion will be awarded through the Wake Forest University School of Divinity following completion of all sessions and related assignments in the fall 2018 term and a capstone project in the fall 2019 term.
*Subject to change. Official syllabus to be distributed during first class.
In the fall 2018 term, the course consists of one weekly course meeting, Wednesdays from 6:00 to 8:30 PM EST, which can be joined in person or online. Some course components will be offered asynchronously via pre-recorded media presentations.
In the spring 2019 term, each participant will complete a professor-supervised project that focuses on a particular strategic need of the participant’s own nonprofit, on some aspect of forming a nonprofit, or on an area of interest related to faith-based nonprofit leadership.
The program cost is $450. Refunds for the course are not available after August 27, 2018.
After completing all sessions, participants will receive a certificate of completion from Wake Forest University School of Divinity.
For more information, please contact John Senior, assistant professor of practical theology and religious leadership.
This program is possible thanks to the generous support of the Wake Forest University Provost’s Fund for Academic Innovation and the Jessie Ball DuPont Foundation.