CFRE Exam Prep Course

The Center on Muslim Philanthropy (CMP) is committed to upgrading and upskilling Muslim nonprofit professionals. As part of this course commitment, CMP is offering an eight week Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) exam prep course. The CFRE credential is not for everyone. It is limited to a core group of fundraising professionals that have received the required points to be eligible to take the CFRE exam. The CFRE credential exemplifies the highest professional certification in the fundraising field and signifies leadership in the fundraising profession.

Who should attend? 

Fundraising professionals who intend to take the CFRE Exam within 120-180 days of the course. To see eligibility to take the CFRE exam please go to the CFRE website


Now offered online for the first time through CMP

This class has always been delivered onsite.  But now, you can take this class from the comfort of your home at your pace, with far more resources and help.  Over a period of 8 weeks, starting August 1st and ending September 30th. LIMITED SEATS!



Regular Tuition


Intuitive Solutions Scholarship for Social Good

-$745.00 (Discount)

Center for Muslim Philanthropy Tuition TOTAL



$600.00 USD



Course Instructors

Faculty for this class (select for more info)

Dr. Shariq Siddiqui


Tayyab Yunus

Online Schedule

Classes will begin on August 1st and end on September 30th.  This online Exam Prep Course is 8 weeks in length.

What You Will Learn

  • The requirements to take and succeed in the CFRE Exam
  • The resources available to taking the CFRE Exam
  • Learn about the Fundraising profession
  • Learn the six content areas covered by the CFRE Exam:
  • Current & Prospect Donor Research
  • Securing the Gift
  • Relationship Building
  • Volunteer Involvement
  • Leadership & Management
  • Ethics, Accountability, and Professionalism

What You Will Receive

  • Weekly lectures on the content for the week
  • Access to Canvas course site
  • 90 day access to CFRE Practice Exam
  • CFRE Exam Compass 2020 (kindle version)
  • Achieving Excellence in Fundraising by Eugene Tempel, Timothy Seiler and Dwight Burlingame (PDF version)

Stay tuned, Registration OPENS SOON!