Certificate in Leading Digital Transformation for Non Profits

Modernize your non-profit with digital expertise.

Made for the non-profit and social enterprise sector, this program equips you with sought-after skills and tools to lead digital change and transformation for your organization. Bring your team into the 21st century as a leader who understands what it takes to thrive in the digital world.


This unique certificate program combines self-paced and synchronous learning into three 30-hour modules.

Certificate in Leading Digital Transformation for Non Profits

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Length: Three 30-hour modules
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Certificate in Leading Digital Transformation for Non Profits

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Accelerate Your Non-Profit
Goals With A Digital Transformation

To capture attention in the digital era, non-profits need to foster a new mindset and integrate digital planning into their short- and long-term strategies. But how can you, as a leader, ensure a successful digital transformation for your team?

In this program, you’ll develop a strong digital leadership mindset to lead change and transformation for operational effectiveness. Improve new and existing processes with strategic foresight. Future-proof organizational plans with a thorough understanding of the emerging technologies available to the non-profit and social enterprise sector.

Effectively lead a sustainable and strategic digital transformation for your organization with empathy and motivational leadership. This program is uniquely delivered through a mix of asynchronous and synchronous modules, with a rich packet of exercises, worksheets, videos, and other hands-on learning materials.

The Certificate in Leading Digital Transformation for Non Profits consists of 3 stackable micro-credentials, with each micro-credential offered as a standalone program (1 micro-credential). Participants enrolled in the Certificate program receive all 3 micro-credentials along with a digital Certificate badge.

This certificate program is also one of two required programs in the Masters Certificate in Digital Fluency and Leading Digital Transformation for Non-Profits, which also includes the Certificate in Digital Fluency for Non Profits. Participants enrolled in the full Masters Certificate program receive significant tuition savings and achieve a total of 6 micro-credentials from the two certificate programs, plus 3 digital badges (2 Certificates and a Masters Certificate).

This skills-intensive program is ideal for aspiring, mid-career, senior leaders and board members in non-profit and social enterprise sectors.

Get Training in Marketable Skills

Change Management
Leadership Skills
Communication Skills
Risk Management
Organizing Teams & Resources
Operational Planning

4 Reasons to Enrol

Amazing Education for Busy Professionals

This program is delivered through a mix of 3 asynchronous and synchronous modules, so you can build your digital foundation on your own schedule.

Stand Out from the Crowd

Develop a leadership mindset for the digital era and gain effective tools to lead digital transformations in the non-profit and social enterprise sector.

Learn from the Pros

Train with renowned Schulich ExecEd instructors and business leaders in the non-profit sector.

Earn Higher Pay

Schulich ExecEd students gain the confidence, skills and perspective to attain better roles, launch new ventures, and lead their teams to new heights.

Who Will Benefit

Aspiring & New Leaders

Prepare for a leadership role in the non-profit sector with advanced digital transformation concepts directly applicable to the industry.

Mid-Career Leaders

Foster a powerful digital mindset as a leader with strategic foresight and demonstrate your capacity to drive change in a more senior position.

Senior Leaders

Senior leaders and board members will effectively impact the future of their non-profit organizations by integrating relevant, future-proof digital planning into their organization’s core strategy and increasing the value provided to clients.

Program Overview

  • Develop a strategic, long-term implementation plan for digital adoption and change. Successfully lead a non-profit digital transformation with strategic foresight and future-proofing.

  • Leverage the right technologies and strategically innovate new internal operations. Sustainably deliver programs and services and improve their processes with valuable tools for leading change and transformation.

  • Build an impactful organization and workplace by focusing on the “human side” of digital transformation. Foster trust and empower others through active empathy, and motivate your teams throughout the digital journey.

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What You Get

After completing the Certificate in Leading Digital Transformation for Non Profits, you'll receive an authentic digital badge from the #1 business school in Canada that employers will recognize.

As more and more companies look for candidates with specific skills, this badge on your CV will be a credible assurance of your achievements and expertise, allowing the right roles to find you faster.


Provided upon completing a longer program that may comprise several badges signifying a more extensive skill set.

Custom Programs for Organizations

Use this program as we designed it, or alter it to fit your company’s needs. Either way, we can help you improve your organization's talent pipeline. Get in touch with our custom programs team today.

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