Project Management (Certificate)

Earn an Online Certificate in Project Management

A good project manager can mean the difference between a successfully implemented project, product or process … and failure. These professionals know how to plan, implement, ensure quality control, track and provide status reports on any given project, all while managing a variety of people in different roles. If this sounds like your kind of career, start with a certificate in project management from Grantham University.

What will I learn?
Through a combination of business, management and operational coursework, this program offers the scheduling, analysis and project management skills you need to implement a streamlined project management approach to workplace assignments.

What careers can I pursue with this certificate?
From construction to IT, the field of project management is wide open and filled with opportunities. Or you could pursue an online business degree, transferring your project management training credit into an associate or bachelor’s degree program with Grantham.

Here’s something else for your resume: Grantham has been reviewed and approved as a Registered Educational Provider of the Project Management Institute (PMI).

How long is this program?
At 16 credit hours, the online Project Management Certificate program is designed to be completed in 8 months. It could take less time depending on how much transfer credit you receive and how many classes you take each term.

How much will it cost?
The undergraduate rate is $265 per credit hour – lower if you’re a member of the military, a veteran or part of a military family. Grantham also offers scholarships and financial aid for those who qualify.

When can I start?
Courses begin weekly, so we’re ready when you are.

Call us at (888) 947-2684 to learn more about our accredited degree programs, financial assistance opportunities or enrollment process.

Project Management Certificate Program Outcomes
After successfully completing Grantham University’s Online Project Management Certificate Program, you will be able to:

  • Explain the nature of project management development, including people-based project management
  • Describe scheduling development and analysis, as well as specific quantitative techniques developed for analyzing projects
  • Identify the techniques used in earned-value analysis and work breakdown structure
  • Explain how to manage project and practical project performance while identifying project risks
  • Describe project management professional responsibilities
  • Explain the Ten PMBOK® Knowledge Areas

University Professional Outcomes
Grantham University prepares graduates to succeed in a variety of professional and civic settings by incorporating these five critical life skills into the curriculum:

  • Communication – competence in effective written and oral communication
  • Critical Thinking – ability to analyze problems, reflectively process information and formulate solutions
  • Respect for Diversity – awareness of and appreciation for varieties of human experiences and social structures
  • Professional, Ethical and Social Responsibilities – responsibility to the greater societal good and an applied ethical framework in decision making
  • Lifelong Learning – definition for and acquisition of a continuing pursuit of educational needs throughout their professional lives

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Plus, the skills you will have earned upon completion of the Project Management Certificate Program as a Project Management Professional (PMP). In fact, Grantham has been reviewed and approved as a Registered Educational Provider of the Project Management Institute (PMI).

Learn how an online degree from Grantham could change your life and ignite your career success. Our online classes are a great fit for active duty military, veterans, military spouses, military personnel, high school graduates, government employees, etc. Contact us at (888) 947-2684 to find out more about our accredited degree programs, financial assistance opportunities and enrollment process.

Course Highlights & Curriculum

Textbook Information

Full curriculum

Course Title Credits
GU100 Student Success 1
BA150 Principles of Business Management 3
BA215 Business Statistics 3
BA365 Introduction to Operations Management 3
BA432 Quality Management 3
BA450 Project Management 3
Program and core: 16
Electives (0): 0
Total: 16

Additional online degree details

Degree level: Certificate
Delivery method: Online
Availability: Available

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