Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits
- Regular training classes in OKC and Tulsa on a variety of topics
- All employees of Center members receive discounts on training and can attend “Brown Bag” lunch workshops for free. Scholarships are available for training and membership.
YNPN of OKC members receive 50% off the non-member price for Center workshops (series such as Standards for Excellence and certificate programs are not included). Just contact Ann Walker at (405) 463-6886 ext. 215 and let her know you are a YNPN member before you register.
Public Relations Society of America – Oklahoma City Chapter
- Meet at 11:30 am on 3rd Wednesdays ($32.00 Non-PRSA Members, $22.00 Students)
New Pros meets at 5:30 pm on 4th Tuesdays (cost varies)
Oklahoma’s New and Emerging Arts Leaders (ONEAL)
- Free statewide network for arts leaders age 35 and younger or those with less than five years of experience in arts administration or the business of arts
- Offer a mentorship program and “Second Tuesday Lunch” networking events
Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) – Oklahoma Chapter
- Monthly luncheons with guest speakers on the 2nd Wednesday of each month except July
- Membership is only $75 if you are under 30 years old! Scholarships are available
Central Oklahoma Volunteer Administrators (COVA)
- Monthly brownbag lunches with guest speakers on the 2nd Tuesday of every month at Infant Crisis Center, 4224 N. Lincoln Blvd. Dues are just $20/year
International Association of Business Communicators (IABC)
Professional development opportunities in the fields of communications, public relations and marketing. Communicators across all industries and sectors and skill level are invited to participate
University of Oklahoma
- Minor in Nonprofit Organizational Studies offered to undergraduate students in all fields of study.
- Create your own nonprofit bachelor’s degree tailored to your specific interests in the sector
- Earn a certificate in Nonprofit Management by actively participating in and completing all areas of the Nonprofit Leadership Program
- Offers a Master of Public Administration with an optional concentration in Nonprofit Management. Courses offered in Norman, OKC, and Tulsa.
Oklahoma City University
- Offers a graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership in one year
- Offers a Master of Arts in Applied Sociology – Nonprofit Leadership in one or two years
- Coursework is Monday and/or Wednesday evenings
- MA can be combined with a Juris Doctor from OCU Law
University of Central Oklahoma
Center for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership at Rice University
- Online Certificate Programs in Nonprofit Finance, Comprehensive Fund Development, Fundraising Operations, and the Leadership Institute for Nonprofit Executives