Online Certificate in Project Management

At A Glance

4 Courses
8 Months
100% Online

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Lead with confidence and efficiency

In today’s fast-paced business environment, project managers are key to a team’s success. This certificate program will teach you the framework and practices of the Project Management Institute (PMI) and how to integrate the methodology into your own work. You’ll learn how to effectively communicate, manage, problem-solve and drive efficiencies while working with cross-functional teams in a variety of settings.

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What Will I Study?

  • How to use Project Management Institute (PMI) standards and the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) to inform all aspects of project management
  • How to apply PMI methodology for a project
  • The domains, life cycle processes, and products associated with adaptive and predictive project management
  • A project leader’s roles and responsibilities in a global environment
  • Ethical standards for project management practice

Why Study Project Management?

  • Grow your skills as a leader and organizer
  • Add an emphasis to an existing major of study
  • Advance your career or make a job switch, and/or
  • Demonstrate higher-level learning in these areas to graduate schools


This course provides a foundation of the concepts described by the Project Management Institute (PMI) as important for successful project management.

During this course, students will evaluate themselves as leaders and understand their position as project leaders working to deliver the strategic goals of an organization. Additionally, they will explore the complexities of virtual team leadership, especially in a global environment. Students will be introduced to performance domains, project life cycles, and project management principles as described in the PM Body of Knowledge (PMBOK).

This course exposes students to predictive project management domains and life cycles. Students will explore the requirements outlined in the Project Management Institute (PMI) Standards and PM Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) associated with development and delivery of projects using predictive methodology.

This course provides students with experience using adaptive project management methodologies. Students will explore the operational cycles of an adaptive implementation in modern project management organizations. Students will be introduced to the various roles and components involved in adaptive delivery and integration with the PMI project lifecycle. Students will participate in an adaptive project management plan, delivering artifacts required of good project management practitioners.

How to Apply

  1. Apply Online

    Create an account with a username and password and complete the certificates application online for admission into any of the certificate programs

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  2. Connect with Enrollment Counselor

    An enrollment counselor will reach out about any next steps to get started in the certificate program.

  3. Pay Tuition Deposit

    To hold your spot, you’ll need to submit a $100 tuition deposit, which will apply toward tuition for your first course.

  4. Enroll in Courses

    You’ll enroll in the first course of your certificate program!

Tuition and Financial Aid


Tuition for all online certificates costs $499 per credit hour. Each class is generally three credits. The total cost for the Certificate in Project Management is $5,988 over an eight month period.

Payment plans are available. Financial aid is not available for certificates at this time.

Keep Moving Forward


Credits you earn in this certificate program will count toward a bachelor’s degree in our Adult Degree Program. If you’re interested in learning more about applying credits to a bachelor’s degree, contact our adult degree admissions team today!


Leah Gomes

Leah Gomes

Admissions Counselor, Adult Degree Program