The Center for Nonprofit Studies at Austin Community College is a leading provider of nonprofit workforce and career development in Central Texas for individuals at any skill level seeking to be more effective in, and to advance in their professional or volunteer pursuits. Through certificates, stand-alone learning opportunities, as well as special events and online resources, our mission is to enhance yours. Our participants’ outcomes are successful because of the personalized level of study and the commitment and the integrity of our faculty. We focus on creating a lasting network for ongoing development. Nonprofit Austin: A community of learning.

The Center for Nonprofit Studies is a program of the Community Public Affairs Department at Austin Community College

In this presentation to the ACC Board of Trustees, Barry Silverberg, CNS Director, summarizes our purpose, our strategic directions, and our program services for the College and the communities served by the College. He highlights the over 40,000 people employed by nonprofits within the ACC service area and our growing role in providing workforce development service to them and the organizations they serve.  The Board’s questions and Silverberg’s answers start at 15:25.

Community Leadership Council

Learn more about the CLC and meet the members who serve as integral links between CNS, local agencies, government, business and other communities: