The 100 percent online Certificate in Advanced Project Management is intended for more experienced project managers. This graduate level certificate is designed for professionals seeking increased knowledge and experience with more sophisticated project management processes and techniques.
Graduates of the certificate will be able to:
This certificate is intended for professionals with the PMP® certification, more experienced project professionals, or professionals already completing the foundational certificate in project management, who hold a bachelor's degree from any field.
The 12 credit certificate program can be completed in one year and consists of four foundational and advanced courses from the Master of Science in Project Management curriculum. These courses cover topics related to writing and communications, leadership, advanced project management practices, and project management practice assessment.
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.
Project Management Professional (PMP) is a registered mark of Project Management Institute, Inc.
CIS 6101: Leadership Communications
PRM 6225: Procurement and Budget Management
PRM 6234: Project Risk and Quality Management
PRM 6242: Emerging Topics in Project Management
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 Master Certificate in Advanced Project Management in the summer or fall.
*This tuition rate is in effect for the 2014-2015 academic year and is subject to change in subsequent years. Total program cost and completion time varies depending on each person's transfer credits and individualized program plan.