Certificate in Project Management

Program Format
Application Deadlines
Fall: September 1, 2017 (Domestic)
July 25, 2017 (International)
Credits Required for Graduation
18 Quarter Hours

Certificate in Project Management Overview

This certificate program in project management is designed with sufficient course flexibility to accommodate professionals with various levels of project management experience. Project management principles are applicable to both manufacturing and service industries including professionals in fields such as software engineering, construction management, and financial services.

Sample Curriculum

Required Courses

  • Foundations of Project Management
  • Project Management Practices
  • Project Scheduling and Cost Planning
  • Project Risk Management

Elective Courses

Choose three of the following courses:

  • Project Evaluation and Assessment
  • Project Quality Management
  • Managing Troubled Projects
  • Portfolio Management in the Enterprise Environment



In today’s competitive job market, specialized knowledge and skills are at a premium—the more you know and the more you can do, the more attractive you are to an employer.

But what if you don’t have the time or money for a master’s degree? Or you don’t know which advanced degree is right for you? In these cases, a graduate certificate might be the perfect option. 

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