The PMP Exam Prep course is offered in two formats, in-person and online.
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Master the content of the PMBOK® Guide and prepare to pass the PMP® certification exam.
Based on the project management lifecycle, SMU's Project Management Professional Exam Prep course provides a comprehensive preparation for the PMP® certification exam in an in-person, classroom format. You will develop a mental model for organizing and remembering the specific pieces of information covered in the PMBOK® Fifth Edition, the recommended references, the PMP Exam, and other valuable hints specific to this course from the extensive experience of our instructors.
This intensive in-person course is taught by a seasoned project management professional who shares advice and best practices about how to become a more effective project manager.
PMP® Certification Qualifications
Candidates for the exam must have at least 35 hours of project management classroom and/or eLearning experience. For those with Bachelor's degree, a minimum of 4,500 hours of relevant project experience over at least 36 months in the previous eight years is required. For those without a Bachelor's degree, 7,500 hours of project experience is required. Visit the PMI website for full details. Please note that the PMP exam is changing after January 2016.
SMU has a relationship with Sallie Mae for their Smart Options Continuing Education Student Loan. To apply for this loan and enroll in the PMP Test Prep course, follow the steps below:
YOU MUST COMPLETE YOUR APPLICATION FOR THE SALLIE MAE LOAN 14 DAYS BEFORE THE FIRST DAY OF THE PROGRAM.
: Your requested loan amount cannot exceed the program tuition)
- Apply for the loan through our official portal on the Sallie Mae website. You will receive your decision in less than 30 minutes after applying for the loan.
- You will receive an award letter from the CAPE office and a registration email confirming your enrollment in the program.