Fall 2013 Continuing Education Catalog
Educational, career, and personal development opportunities designed to address the needs of the South Bronx, Bronx, and Upper Manhattan communities.
Professional Development Non-Profit Management Certificate Program NEW The program is designed to help you acquire the skills needed for success in the field of Non-Profit Management. These classes offer entry and mid-level managers, as well as others interested in the field an opportunity to develop and enhance skill sets that will yield immediate results. Students will gain practical strategies, cutting edge knowledge, and networking opportunities. Total Hours: 35 hours Program Cost: $499 (Enroll for the entire program and receive a $96 savings) Program Design & Project Management Collaborations and Strategic Partnerships Learn how to design non-profit programs and product services that are affectively aligned to provide measurable outcomes. Particularly important in a time of financial cutbacks, strategic partnerships, collaborations and a discussion of mergers will be presented. Sat 10:00am to 3:00pm 10/26/13 CE4150-F01 5 hrs. 1 session $85 Sat 10:00am to 3:00pm 11/9/13 CE4154-F01 5 hrs. 1 session $85 Effective Leadership Evaluating Your Organization What does it take to be a truly effective leader? How does a leader build a team and continue to motivate non-profit workers? How do you evaluate team members to inspire their growth? These and other leadership questions will be explored. An exploration of all aspects of organizational evaluations including stakeholders, the evaluation of a strategic plan and program goals, this course will teach participants how to design a questionnaire, plan an evaluation and discuss the value of various evaluation methods. Sun 10:00am to 3:00pm 10/27/13 CE4151-F01 5 hrs. 1 session $85 Sun 10:00am to 3:00pm 11/10/13 CE4155-F01 5 hrs. 1 session $85 Board Recruitment and Development Human Resources A good board is widely recognized as a critical ingredient in the ability of a non-profit organization to achieve impact. Explore board recruitment, development and retention in this course and suggestions for ways to find potential board members. Acquire an overview of human resource issues that may arise for supervisors, managers and staff in the non-profit sector. The course will focus on key federal/state/local employmentâ€“related laws and regulations. Sat 10:00am to 3:00pm 11/2/13 CE4152-F01 5 hrs. 1 session $85 Sat 10:00am to 3:00pm 11/16/13 CE4156-F01 5 hrs. 1 session $85 Accounting and Budgeting This is an overview on non-profit accounting and budgeting principles. Students will explore the role of finance management in non-profit organizations and discuss IRS requirements, governance structure, filing a 990, audits and financial presentations to the board. Sun 10:00am to 3:00pm 11/3/13 CE4153-F01 5 hrs. 1 session $85 30 Division of Continuing Education & Workforce Development