Get Noticed in Project Management with These Stackable Credentials
As change agents, project managers are a pivotal part of any organization and almost any industry. Advanced project managers can expect some of the following responsibilities:
- Work with management to understand project-specific strategies
- Determine the tasks and time to completion for projects
- Communicate, collaborate with, and manage team members
- Understand a variety of professional areas
Mission Statement - Master of Project Management Program
The Master of Project Management program provides a professional, advanced degree to prepare students for success within our 21st century’s global, technology-rich, and multicultural economy. Utilizing a scholar-practitioner model, this academically accredited and rigorous learning experience is facilitated in an internet-based, technology-enabled, yet personally-interactive environment. Students acquire advanced professional project management practices beyond core project management knowledge, and they develop the technical, leadership, and critical-thinking and analysis skills that are required to create and successfully lead project teams.
Take your project management career to the next level with a Graduate Certificate in Project Management from CSU Global. This nationally-recognized, transcribable certificate with stackable credentials lets employers know that you’re serious about furthering your career.
Gain the business and management skills necessary to evaluate, synthesize, analyze, and apply the concepts required for leading dynamic projects within large, global organizations. Understand, develop, and apply project management best practices to the planning and execution of projects. Learn how to better manage people, procure assets, and utilize the skills necessary for leading and managing within complex environments.
Advanced topics include:
- Project Management Office
- Risk management
- Project control and monitoring
- Project performance metrics
Courses in this Certificate
The graduate certificate consists of 12 credits in the following two sets:
- Students must take the following courses:
- PJM500 - Project Management
- PJM530 - Contracts, Procurement, and Risk Management
- In addition to the above two courses, students are required to select two of the following three
- PJM535 - Project Metrics, Monitoring, and Control
- PJM540 - Agile Project Management
- PJM560 - Project Management Office (PMO)
As a graduate-level student of project management, you will develop your communication, presentation, and collaboration skills to become a better project manager. This is what you can expect to gain with a Graduate Certificate of Project Management from CSU Global:
- Identify and solve organizational problems using a systemic decision making approach
- Execute and manage projects using advanced principles of project management, business analytic skills, and organizational development knowledge
- Articulate the importance of strategic planning, cost and risk management, financial metrics, change management, execution and monitoring tools, and evaluation best practices
- Communicate and demonstrate the importance of ethics, quality, testing, metrics, reliability, and validity in relationship to project success.
- Outline and explain the additional requirements and considerations that must be evaluated when managing international and multinational projects
As a not-for-profit public university, our goal at CSU Global is to make your online tuition cost as affordable as possible. We offer low-cost online degree tuition rates without taking anything away from the quality of the education you receive. We also lock in that low tuition rate with our tuition guarantee, and we provide additional discounted tuition rates for members of the armed forces and employees of our corporate affiliate partners.
Learn more about CSU Global tuition rates, and explore financial aid options available that can help cover the cost of your education.
Why You Should Earn Your Online Graduate Certificate
In today’s evolving and unpredictable economy, stackable credentials are an important tool you can utilize immediately, while also building credits toward a full degree. With a graduate certificate from CSU Global, you prove proficiency in a specific subject with your stand-alone, transcribable, nationally recognized credentials. Get promoted, switch industries, or work toward a full degree. And with our Tuition Guarantee, your affordable tuition rate won’t increase over time. Now is the time to get the career respect you deserve by increasing your market competitiveness
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