ACC COVID-19 Update

Austin Community College campuses remain closed until April 13. Spring classes resume online March 30. All face-to-face instruction and services are suspended until further notice.

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Certificate in Effective Fundraising

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Course Description

The Certificate in Effective Fundraising (CEF) offers a comprehensive and systematic exploration of the key competencies required to be a self-aware, confident, reflective, ethical fundraising professional with a strong sense of professionalism, commitment and passion for the nonprofit sector. Ideal participants are individuals who see fundraising as part of their professional and volunteer careers (a calling) and who want to interact with and learn from the best in the field. Faculty members are local, regional and national practitioners. Participants have a unique networking opportunity to engage with like-minded colleagues, meet significant forces in the nonprofit arena, and develop a community of practice that will benefit them in their career development. You are an ideal candidate, if you are: • A professional or volunteer fund raiser who is seeking greater competence (skills, knowledge and experience); • Looking to make a career change and want a comprehensive and systematic way to learn and acquire the competencies needed to be an ethical and effective fundraiser; • A graduate of a nonprofit academic program and looking for a pragmatic, experience-based learning opportunity that will help you advance in your career; • A fundraising professional seeking further education and credits toward your CFRE.

For questions regarding this course, please contact Lisa Bussett.

Course Information

Jan 31st - Jul 31st
9 Weeks Total
F , F , F , F , F , F , F , F , F @ 9:00 AM - :00 PM,
38.50 Total Hours
Course Instructor
8 Students Registered
9 Seats Available

Course Registration

Course Cost Breakdown:
Base Cost of $1,250.00 + $1 Fees
$1251 Course Cost
*May require a $1 or $3 insurance fee

This course was part of the 2020 Spring Semester and registration is closed. For additional help, please contact the program coordinator.

Learn about our registration process.
Note: additional fees may be applied.


Our programs give you convenient access to a wide selection of noncredit courses that can open doors to a new career, build skills for your current job, or simply expand your knowledge in a subject you’re interested in.


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