Technical and managerial employees at all levels of organizations are being asked to manage small and large projects. Many of these professionals have not been specifically trained to effectively and efficiently manage projects. The task of managing projects has its own body of knowledge. This program seeks to provide the practical and theoretical knowledge for which the Project Management Institute tests, and it is expected that individuals who successfully complete this program will be capable of fulfilling the education requirements of the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification exam.
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.
Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.
|PJM 5900||Foundations of Project Management 1||4|
|PJM 6005||Project Scope Management||3|
|PJM 6015||Project Risk Management||3|
|PJM 6025||Project Scheduling and Cost Planning||3|
Foundations of Project Management (PJM 5900) is for students with less than three years of experience directing or leading project tasks and is recommended for students who do not have a basic working knowledge of Microsoft Project software. Students who do not complete Foundations of Project Management (PJM 5900) take project management elective credits to satisfy required program credits.
|Choose from the following:||3|
|Experiential Learning Projects for Professionals|
|Integrative Experiential Learning|
|Project Evaluation and Assessment|
|Managing Troubled Projects|
|Global Project Management|
|Project Resource Management|
|Project Stakeholder Management|
|Leading and Managing Technical Projects|
|Communication Skills for Project Managers|
|Leading Remote Project Teams|
|Introduction to Program and Portfolio Management|
Program Credit/GPA Requirements
16 quarter hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required