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Next online info session will be on December 1st, 2023!

Are you considering a career in the Nonprofit sector? Are you a Nonprofit professional already and want to expand your fundraising skills?
Join us for a FREE Information Session over Zoom and learn how our online Fundraising and Development Certificate and career services can prepare you for a successful career in Philanthropy. Free online informational resources are available for access throughout the quarter in our learning platform Canvas, register now!

The Fundraising and Development Certificate program has become even more accessible to aspiring professionals in the field. The Program is now 100% online and is CFRE approved. The program cost has been reduced by $1,000, making it more affordable for individuals seeking to enhance their fundraising and development skills. The units requirement has also been decreased, enabling students to complete the program more efficiently while still acquiring the comprehensive knowledge necessary to excel in this dynamic industry. These changes aim to empower a broader range of individuals to pursue their passion and advance their careers in fundraising and development.

All courses are CFRE approved and can be taken on a stand-alone basis or counted towards our Professional Certificate. 

- Nonprofit organizations make a stronger impact toward their causes when they are equipped with the right resources. -


Full participation in the Professional Certificate in Fundraising and Development is applicable for 120 points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification.

Note: For more information visit the Fundraising and Development Certificate page or contact the Program Manager at

Once enrolled, please make sure to log into Canvas where you will be able to:
- review nonprofit classes, Fundraising and Development certificate details and requirements 
- review testimonials from past students
- find contact information and useful resources
- find the zoom link to attend the next live online info session, by clicking on "Zoom" in your topic list on the left side menu of the screen (under Home, Announcements, Modules...)

This information session is available for access throughout the quarter.
How to log into Canvas UC San Diego Extended Studies.

Course Number: INFO-70189
Credit: 0.00 unit(s)
Related Certificate Programs: Fundraising and Development

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