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Certificate in Project Management

 Upon completion students will:

  • Understand and apply project management best practices from the Project Management Institute (PMI)® in the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).
  • Provide a foundation covering the framework, terminology, and concepts for project management.
  • Introduce and apply the fundaments of Microsoft Project.
  • Understand and apply project management tools and techniques to plan, manage, and close a project.
  • Display proactive behavior in project development and completion.
  • Be able to question, search for answers and meaning, and develop ideas that lead to action.


PMI and PMBOK are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.