Project Management Certificate

Gain the knowledge and skills to successfully manage a project from start to finish.

Program Fast Facts

  • Start date: December 5, 2022
  • Monday – Friday
    8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
  • On Campus
  • 1 week intensive
  • 3,745 Priority Tuition
    (expires 11/21/22)
    $3,995 Standard Tuition

Program Details

Upcoming Start Dates

December 5

Monday – Friday

8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

1 week intensive

On campus

February 27

Mondays & Wednesdays

6 – 8:30 p.m.

8 weeks

Online

May 8

Monday – Friday

8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

1 week intensive

On campus

 

In the SMU Project Management Certificate program, you'll learn to:

  • Apply methods for effective project planning and control
  • Choose the best tools and processes to effectively manage projects
  • Mitigate risks that could threaten project success
  • Understand the dual role of both project manager and leader
  • Communicate, motivate, and manage conflict with stakeholders

 

Who should attend the SMU Project Management Certificate program?

  • New project managers
  • Team members who contribute to projects
  • Experienced managers looking for advanced skills and best practices
  • Innovative business professionals who want to encourage collaboration

 

This 40-hour course achieves the educational hours required to take the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification exam.

 

 

Admission Requirements

The SMU Project Management Certificate program is open to both beginner and experienced project managers. 

Technical Requirements

Students will interact with instructors and other students through Zoom and SMU's Learning Management System (Canvas). To maximize classroom instruction and your learning experience, we require the use of video & audio devices during the Zoom meeting. It will be necessary to have reliable internet with sufficient bandwidth to support the use of video during class.

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