Certificate Programs in Project Management

A certificate is an academic designation awarded to students who successfully complete predetermined coursework in a particular area or field. A certificate typically requires less time and effort than a degree program but can serve as a steppingstone for those looking to further advance their academic careers. Just what is a Certificate in Project Management? This comprehensive course of study wo… Read more

A certificate is an academic designation awarded to students who successfully complete predetermined coursework in a particular area or field. A certificate typically requires less time and effort than a degree program but can serve as a steppingstone for those looking to further advance their academic careers.

Just what is a Certificate in Project Management? This comprehensive course of study works to ensure that participants are prepared to meet the demands of various projects around the globe. Such a course typically teaches students essential tools and techniques that can be used in numerous project management environments. Students learn how to manage and run projects with hard and fast time restrictions and deadlines, and will review how to maximize budgets to the best of their abilities.

Students who successfully complete a Certificate in Project Management are prepared for work in a variety of positions around the globe and have also earned valuable life skills that can be put into practice across a wide variety of global sectors. Certificate holders are also often able to command more money than those without certificates, and are often hired over non-certificate holders as well.

There is substantial variation in the cost of obtaining a Certificate in Project Management. Factors that play a role in determining program costs generally include the length of the program taken and the geographic region through which it is offered.

Project management skills are highly desirable in today’s global workforce, and those who successfully earn a Certificate in Project Management are prepared to serve as project managers in virtually any industry worldwide. Many go on to find work in finance, engineering, administration, information technology, manufacturing, government or real estate, among other areas.

If a rewarding career as a project manager sounds like something you’d like to learn more about, utilize our comprehensive directory of global programs and use the lead form to help find one suited to your unique needs. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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WU Executive Academy - Vienna University of Economics and Business
Leopoldstadt, Austria

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Certificate
Part-time
26 hours
English
Feb 2020
Online
 
University of Essex Online
UK Online, United Kingdom

Take that first step into Project Management with our PG Certificate course. Explore the challenges faced by project managers and build a foundation of knowledge to use within ... +

Take that first step into Project Management with our PG Certificate course. Explore the challenges faced by project managers and build a foundation of knowledge to use within your working environment. This short course is perfect for students wanting to progress as a manager, find a brand-new management role, or it can be used as a stepping stone towards our full MSc Project Management. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Part-time
8 months
English
Online
 
California Southern University
Costa Mesa, USA

More and more business organizations—of all sizes and across all business sectors—are adopting a project-oriented model. Given this trend, CalSouthern’s project management onl ... +

More and more business organizations—of all sizes and across all business sectors—are adopting a project-oriented model. Given this trend, CalSouthern’s project management online certificate represents a terrific educational opportunity, whether you’re looking for continuing education to keep up with the latest best practices in project management, or a business executive looking for a foundational understanding of this important operational strategy. -
Certificate
Full-time
English
Online
 
Centennial College
Toronto, Canada

This post-graduate program is suited for college and university graduates from any discipline who wish to increase their employability by working towards a globally recognized ... +

This post-graduate program is suited for college and university graduates from any discipline who wish to increase their employability by working towards a globally recognized certification in project management. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Tecnológico de Monterrey (Educación Continua Presencial)
Monterrey, Mexico

Train and certify black belts candidates in the knowledge and application of Lean, Six Sigma and Innovation methods and tools and lead projects to identify, define and solve q ... +

Train and certify black belts candidates in the knowledge and application of Lean, Six Sigma and Innovation methods and tools and lead projects to identify, define and solve quality problems and services and take advantage of opportunities in processes of different sectors (eg manufacturing) , services, transactional, health) that lead to the achievement of the strategies, mission and vision of your company or organization. -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
192 hours
Spanish
Campus
 
University of California, Irvine - Division of Continuing Education
Irvine, USA

Project management standards are used around the world in all industries and in all disciplines, and project managers are in demand.

Project management standards are used around the world in all industries and in all disciplines, and project managers are in demand. -
Certificate
Full-time
3 months
English
Campus
 
Royal Roads University
Victoria, Canada

The Graduate Certificate in Project Management program will provide you with leading-edge instruction in project management best practices, project leadership, team dynamics a ... +

The Graduate Certificate in Project Management program will provide you with leading-edge instruction in project management best practices, project leadership, team dynamics and project negotiations. The curriculum delivers the progressive tools you need to contribute and thrive in this rapidly growing profession. Our combination of online and on-campus learning gives you the opportunity to further your education while keeping your current career on track. -
Graduate Certificate
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
6 months
English
18 Feb 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
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Project Managment Certification - Our Project Management Courses teach you to complete projects on time & budget. Online 24/7 & no experience or qualifications require ... +

Project Managment Certification - Our Project Management Courses teach you to complete projects on time & budget. Online 24/7 & no experience or qualifications required. -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
8 months
English
Online
 
Cambrian College
Sudbury, Canada

Project Management has become a sought after skillset across industries as businesses and organizations continue to look for efficiencies and overall effectiveness in order to ... +

Project Management has become a sought after skillset across industries as businesses and organizations continue to look for efficiencies and overall effectiveness in order to successfully compete in domestic and global markets. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
2 semesters
English
Campus
 
Southern Cross University (Online)
Australia Online, Australia

Set your project management career up for success. Study the Graduate Certificate in Project Management with SCU Online. Accredited by the Australian Institute of Project Mana ... +

Set your project management career up for success. Study the Graduate Certificate in Project Management with SCU Online. Accredited by the Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM), through SCU Online’s online graduate certificate in project management, you’ll be introduced to core competencies including risk, control, planning, implementation, evaluation, collaboration and systems analysis. -
Graduate Certificate
Part-time
8 months
English
Jan 2020
Online
 
University of Technology Sydney
Sydney, Australia

UTS's Project Management program provides an immersive learning environment for both aspiring and experienced project managers. This course equips students with the underlying ... +

UTS's Project Management program provides an immersive learning environment for both aspiring and experienced project managers. This course equips students with the underlying knowledge and practical experience that drive project delivery across all industry sectors, from construction to information technology. The UTS program was the first Australian program to be accredited by the Project Management Institute's (PMI) Global Accreditation Centre. The foundation subjects are compatible with the structures used by the PMI and Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM) to certify practitioners. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
edX
Cambridge, USA

Improve your project management skills and learn the key strategies to generate crucial funding for your project. This program will provide you with the fundamental knowledge ... +

Improve your project management skills and learn the key strategies to generate crucial funding for your project. This program will provide you with the fundamental knowledge and necessary tools to create the optimum financing structure for your project and enhance its potential to attract funding. -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
10 weeks
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
Columbia Southern University
Orange Beach, USA

Columbia Southern University recognizes that there is a growing desire of many within the workforce for focused training in a professional specialization.

Columbia Southern University recognizes that there is a growing desire of many within the workforce for focused training in a professional specialization. -
Graduate Certificate
Part-time
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
Amberton University
Garland, USA

The Certificate of Completion in Project Management offers students a comprehensive review of project management concepts and techniques.

The Certificate of Completion in Project Management offers students a comprehensive review of project management concepts and techniques. -
Certificate
Full-time
10 months
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
University of Redlands
Torrance, USA +1 More

This program provides the professional education to lead complex projects effectively from inception to close-out.

This program provides the professional education to lead complex projects effectively from inception to close-out. -
Certificate
Online & Campus Combined
Part-time
10 months
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online