Graduate Certificate in Governance and Strategy


The Graduate Certificate in Governance and Strategy focuses on building capacity for people involved in a wide scope of non-profit, community-focused enterprises. Students may be working for denominationally based organisations in education, welfare, aged care, local church or other ministries requiring specific leadership training for professional development.

Number of Units


Duration of Course

0.5 years full-time
1.5 years part-time

Entry Requirements

A completed undergraduate degree in any discipline

Core Units Required

3 core units
/ Strategic Thinking and Decision Making
/ Non-Profit Governance for Ministry
/ Accounting for Not for Profits

1 elective unit
/ Focussed Study in Governance and Strategy
/ Financial Management for Ministry
/ Administrative Leadership and Management for Ministry


Standard unit: $2,690 (specialty units excluded)

Future Pathways

Students who complete this award can continue their educational pathway with other Specialist Graduate Certificates, the MA, MDiv, MLead or MThSt.