Professional Development

Professional Development Resources

University Programs

  • Masters in Community Development Policy and Practice, University of New Hampshire: This 14 or 24 month program designed for working students combines summer courses with online training throughout the year to learn skills needed for community development management. Learn more. 

  • Professional Certificate in Youth Work Practice, Clark University: Designed for aspiring, novice, and expert youth workers, this six-course program brings faculty and practitioners together to integrate foundational and cutting-edge youth development theories with authentic youth work practice. Learn more.

Other Programs

  • Midwest Academy: Offers five day retreats throughout the year in locations all over the United States for participants to learn how to organize for social change Learn more. 
  • Institute of Nonprofit Management and Leadership Certificate programs Learn more
  • Boston University Certificate in Nonprofit Management and Leadership Learn more