The Certificate in Project Management is a foundational certificate, offered 100 percent online. This graduate level certificate is designed for professionals seeking increased knowledge and experience with project management processes and techniques.
Graduates of the certificate will be able to:
This certificate is primarily targeted to professionals without a PMP® certification possessing a bachelor's degree from any field.
The 12 credit certificate program can be completed in two semesters and consists of four foundational courses from the Master of Science in Project Management curriculum. These courses cover topics related to writing and communications, leadership, basic project management practices, and strategic decision making.
The College of St. Scholastica is approved as a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.) by the Project Management Institute (PMI). This means that most courses are worth 36 professional development units (PDU's) to meet the continuing education requirements needed by PMP certificate holders.
PMI, the PMI Registered Education Provider logo, and PMP are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.
CIS 6101: Leadership Communications
PRM 6110: Project Management Essentials I
PRM 6115: Project Management Essentials II
PRM 6119: Strategic Decision Making
The courses that comprise this certificate program may be applied toward the Master of Science in Project Management degree program.
Students can apply to start the Certificate in Project Management in the fall.
For additional information on this certificate program in an easy-to-read format, please read our Project Management Gainful Employment Disclosure notice.
* Tuition rates are for the 2016-17 academic year and are subject to change. Additional fees and costs for course materials may apply. Total program cost and completion time varies depending on transfer credits and individual program plans.