Master a skill that’s crucial in multiple industries with a qualification employers routinely seek in job candidates. Earning the Project Management Certificate will enhance your expertise and expand your career options.
High school diploma or equivalent, completion of our Basic Skills Assessment and submission of the Program Application. Working knowledge of computers and access to a computer and the Internet are required.
The Basic Skills Assessment and Program Application are located online. The instructions are here. You will be directed to the program application after completing the skills assessment.
- Become an effective project manager
- Learn to lead projects and teams with skill and confidence
- Prepare for the PMP® and CAPM® exams
- Gain in-depth knowledge of project management tools and concepts
- Be recognized as a leader in your field
We are a Project Management Institute (PMI)® Registered Education Provider. The course material covers the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)® Guide and Standards. It will prepare you to take the Project Management Professional (PMP)® and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® exams. This course satisfies the 35 hours of project management training required by the Project Management Institute for the PMP Certification.
- Business services
- Oil and gas
- Information services
“The instructors provided real-life examples from their own projects and experiences and repeated explanations as many times to ensure everyone understood the material. By getting PMP certified, I will be able to run larger programs and projects while using Lean Six Sigma methodology to streamline the process.”
— Jana Jenkins, graduate
- Project Integration
- Risk Management
- Scope of Work
- Quality Management
- Time Management
- Decision-Making Strategies
- Procurement Management
- Cost Management
- Communications Management
- Project Control
- Professional Responsibility
- Human Resource Management
- VA Education Benefits
- WIOA Funding
- Payment Plans
The PMI Registered Education Provider logo is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc. PMI, PMP CAPM and PMBOK are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.
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Research indicates that professionals with project management credentials are in high demand.
— An estimated 15.7 million new project management roles are being added worldwide across seven industries by 2020, according to PMI.
— Project managers earn a median annualized salary of $108,000, according to PMI’s Project Management Salary Survey.
— The healthcare industry is projected to increase project management roles by 30% through 2020.
— Project Management Professional (PMP)® credential holders can earn upward of $15,000 more in certain countries than those without the credential.
— The world’s largest project management association, the Project Management Institute, has grown rapidly since 1999, from 43,000 members to more than 700,000.