Study the fundamental principles and practices of project management to increase productivity, establish clear objectives and balance demands from project stakeholders. Take it a step further and advance into our Specialized Professional Certificate, which can be completed part time over 10 weeks. Move on to our full Professional Certificate in Project Management to prepare to become a Certified Project Management Specialist, and even on to an online Master's program to really deepen your expertise.
Duration times can vary talk to your student success coach for more information.
Total Units 9 Units
How to manage multiple projects in an efficient and effective way
How to identify, analyze and manage risk during each stage of a project lifecycle
Techniques for keeping a project on schedule when faced with various challenges
Ways to build a functional and effective team
Leadership roles and responsibilities, and effective communication techniques
Ethical procedures when managing a project, and professional accountability
Individuals looking to acquire the foundational concepts of project management. It can benefit professionals in all industries and levels of administration.
Save 20% on the entire program tuition by paying in full upfront. To choose this option, click "Apply Now" from the Get Started menu at the top of the page.
Divide the entire program tuition into six straightforward installment payments. To choose this option, click "Apply Now" from the Get Started menu at the top of the page.
Pay per individual course as you register. To choose this option, click "Enroll in a Course" from the Get Started menu at the top of the page. *If you plan to earn the certificate, you will need to apply before completing your last course.
International students can complete our programs online from their home country, or, travel to the US and take courses with us in-person.
For those who wish to study online from their home country, you can enroll directly on our website for the program of your choosing.
For those wishing to travel to the US to study, please see admission requirements below.
Admission Requirements: International applicants are required to demonstrate English language fluency and must attain minimum scores of TOEFL PBT 550, iBT 80, IELTS 6.5; or the equivalent.
Immigration Information: This is a full-time program, and you must obtain an F-1 (student) visa.
NOTE: We are currently issuing electronic form I-20s for all in-person programs per SEVIP guidance.
How to Apply: For detailed information on how to apply, please see our How to Apply page.
Dates & Fees: You will need to apply through our University Credit Program (UCP). View our Dates & Fees page for information on program dates and fees.
Project Scheduling and Risk ManagementFrom project inception through implementation and analysis, this course explores basic concepts of structured project management, including scheduling, budgeting and risk management from both opportunity and threat perspectives.