Online Courses

LaunchPad is proud to partner with MindEdge to offer courses for busy nonprofit professionals looking to gain the skills they need on their own time, at their own pace, and from any location.

About MindEdge Courses

Sign up for just one course or complete an entire certificate! Courses are designed for adult learners, using a combination of interactive exercises, case studies, real-world examples, and video. An “Ask the Expert” feature provides answers to all course questions within 24 hours. All courses are web-based, self-paced, and approved for CEU credits. Some courses are also approved for CFRE credits.


  • Nonprofit Management
  • Communications
  • Data Analytics
  • Human Resources Management
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Leadership
  • Computer Skills
  • Security Awareness
  • Online Learning


  • Certificate in Nonprofit Management
  • Certificate in Business Communications
  • Certificate in Digital Marketing
  • Certificate in Human Resources Management
  • Certificate in Computer Skills for the Office
  • Certificate in Managing Change and Resolving Conflict
  • Certificate in Online Learning

About MindEdge

MindEdge is an innovative learning company specializing in higher education and professional development content and technology solutions. MindEdge was founded in 1998 by Harvard and MIT educators and continues to innovate in the rapidly changing landscape of online education. MindEdge offers a self-paced online Nonprofit Management Certificate program, in addition to several certificates and coursework on a range of other topics relevant to nonprofit professionals

Of those who participated in a MindEdge course…
  • Think the courses meet their learning objectives 91% 91%
  • would recommend the courses to others 87% 87%
  • found the courses effective and easy to use 90% 90%