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Certificate in Project Management {17-18}

Project Management Certificate

Description
Businesses, non-profit, education, and organizations are all recognizing the value of project management beyond its traditional use in information technology. This certificate is designed for business and non-business employees who would like to add the project management skill to their respective discipline. The certificate will focus on the methodology, software, stakeholder management, risk, liability, project leadership, and change management—all vital parts of being a successful project manager in your area of expertise. Regardless of industry, institution or degree specialization, Project Management is a core competency that will teach employees how to manage projects within their discipline with a solid methodology to ensure their projects are on time, within budget, and of high quality. The series of courses in the certificate (if employee is interested) will prepare them to take CAPM exam from PMI.org.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Apply a fundamental project management methodology.
  • Construct a project plan in Microsoft Project.
  • Analyze the risk, liability and cost for projects.
  • Explain the fundamentals of people leadership on a project.
  • Prepare for the CAPM or PMI certification.

Core Requirements ( 9 credits )

PMGT 300 Introduction to Project Management and Scheduling (3)
PMGT 400 Risk, Liability and Contracts (3) OR
PMGT 385 Process Leadership (3)
PMGT 492 Project Management Capstone (3)