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Graduate Certificate in Project Management

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Project Management prepares students for project management careers on the local, national, or international scale, enhancing desirable skills and knowledge in the field and preparing students for the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification exam.  Topics include conflict resolution, communication, project scope, leadership, and budgeting.  Courses include project management; project planning and control; project administration, leadership, and team dynamics; and the practice of project management.


  • Hold an earned bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited US institution or the equivalent from a recognized foreign (outside the US) institution
  • Demonstrate academic and professional capability to study at the graduate level
  • Possess quantitative, writing, and computing skills needed to succeed in a competitive and dynamic environment
  • Satisfy any additional criteria as required for admission to a specific degree program

Accreditation & Licensing

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission

Project Management Institute® (PMI) Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC)