Project Management Certificate Overview

The Project Management Program requires 99 hours of class work. Most people are able to complete the certificate in two to three quarters taking 30-60 hours (two or four classes) per quarter. As an alternative, if you are looking to complete the certificate faster, we recommend the Fast Track Option.

Required Courses - (84 hours)
*Offered every quarter
Hours Quarters Typically Held Cost per course
Project Management Essentials  15 Summer, Fall, Winter, Spring $355
Project Planning and Scheduling Techniques 15 Summer, Fall, Winter, Spring $335
Project Execution and Control 15 Summer, Fall, Winter, Spring $355
Project Team Management  15 Summer, Fall, Winter, Spring $370
Microsoft Project for Project Managers  15 Summer, Fall, Winter, Spring $385
Project Management Capstone  9 Winter, Summer $205
    Total for required courses $2005
Elective Courses - (15 hours)
*
Offered most quarters
Hours Quarters Typically Held Cost per course
Project Requirements Management   9 Varies $205
High Performance Management Essentials 15 Varies $355
Managing Small Projects   6 Varies $200
Virtual Teams - Managing Projects Today   6 Varies $175
Financial Intelligence for Non-financial Managers 15 Varies $370
Earned Value Management  6 Varies $165
Introduction to Performance Excellence 15 Varies $355
Project Risk Management Essentials  9 Varies $205
Agile Project Management   6 Varies $205
Understanding Budgets  9 Varies $255
Estimation Essentials 15 Varies $335
    24 hours of elective courses $335
*Schedule subject to change.   Est. total for program  Excludes book costs $2250

 Sample Path

Begin with the following three core courses, which need to be taken sequentially.

  • Project Management Essentials
  • Project Planning and Scheduling Techniques
  • Project Execution and Control

Microsoft Project for Project Managers may be taken at any time.

First Quarter

First Half of Quarter Second Half of Quarter
Project Management Essentials Project Planning and Scheduling Techniques
Microsoft Project for Project Managers Only one elective recommended

Second Quarter

First Half of Quarter Second Half of Quarter
Project Execution and Control Project Team Management
Only one elective recommended Electives

Third Quarter

First Half of Quarter Second Half of Quarter
Electives if needed Electives if needed

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