Agile Project Management, Graduate Certificate

Northeastern University’s graduate certificate in agile is designed to empower students to explore agile principles and practice and remain up-to-date with current trends in the agile framework. The increasingly important role of agile practitioners and managers is becoming clear as agile business development processes are being adopted by major companies because of its high degree of success in achieving improved time to market, reducing costs, and increasing overall customer satisfaction.

The graduate certificate in agile is led by highly credentialed faculty members that are agile practitioners with decades of experience in helping companies successfully implement agile in their organizations.

Through courses you take online, our agile graduate certificate project management curriculum will give you the opportunity to:

  • Develop a strong framework and understanding of the role of agile management
  • Develop an understanding of the agile management processes and methodologies
  • Develop an understanding of how an agile approach to managing projects can deliver value to the organization
  • Develop a personal leadership strategy for success as an agile practitioner
  • Develop an agile evaluation plan to measure success

Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.

Required Courses

PJM 6810Principles of Agile Project Management3
PJM 6815Advanced Agile Project Management3
PJM 6820Agile Implementation and Governance3
PJM 6825Agile Lean Product Development3
PJM 6205Leading and Managing Technical Projects3
CMN 6060Negotiation, Mediation, and Facilitation3

Program Credit/GPA Requirements

18 total quarter hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required