Graduate Project Management Certificate

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Gain real-life project management experience

Learn hands-on project management skills with a Graduate Project Management Certificate. You’ll work with other students in your program to create an organizational project plan using Microsoft® Project software. Our courses are aligned with the educational standards set by the Project Management Institute (PMI®) and are designed to help students educationally prepare to sit for the Project Management Professional (PMP®) exam.

In this Graduate Project Management Certificate program, you’ll learn:

  • The five processes that define project management
  • How to manage stakeholders and resolve conflicts
  • Risk management and contingency plans for projects
  • Scheduling and quality control

You can complete your certificate in as little as 9 months and you’ll take just one 6-week course at a time, so you can balance work and life.

Course length:

6 weeks

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Requirements and prerequisites

You’ll need 18 credits from a set of required courses to complete this certificate program. Required courses may vary based on previous experience, training or transferable credits.

Transfer credits

Earn your certificate faster. Transfer eligible college credits or apply to have relevant experience evaluated for potential college credit. Contact an enrollment representative at 844.YES.UOPX for more information.

Core courses

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Management mgt521
Project Management pm571
Project Leadership pm582
Project Risk Management pm584
Project Quality Management pm586
Project Management Capstone pm598

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Courses that fit your life

Designed for busy working adults, our online Graduate Project Management Certificate can be completed in as little as nine months when you take one 6-week course at a time.

Take the next step

It’s time to let your education prepare you for the next phase of your career. You’ve got the will. And by taking one course at a time toward a Graduate Project Management Certificate, you’ve got the way.

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