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Project Management Certificate Online

Learn to optimize the success and efficiency of any project through the application of technical, managerial, and interpersonal skills.

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Overview

Earn a respected Project Management Certificate

$4,800 Total Tuition
6 months Duration
8* Credit Hours

Earn the UW-Parkside 100% online Project Management Certificate to help meet the rapidly growing demand for qualified leaders who can oversee and coordinate an organization’s strategic plan. Through highly regarded master’s-level courses, you will explore project management from academic and practical standpoints, gaining experience managing people, programs, projects, resources, and budgets across diverse industries. Faculty will challenge you to meet your full potential to become a knowledgeable, problem-solving leader and critical thinker.

This affordable project management online certificate provides an accelerated route to developing advanced insight that can elevate your current role or prepare you to pivot toward new opportunities. Completion of the certificate may be used as a pathway to earn your online MBA with a Concentration in Program and Project Management, giving you eight credits to transfer into our program.

Accreditation:

AACSB Accredited logo

The Department of Business programs in the College of Business, Economics, and Computing at UW-Parkside are accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).

In this online Project Management Certificate program, you will learn how to:

  • Analyze the impact of leadership and change in the context of project management
  • Appraise resource scheduling and budgetary allocation requirements within project environments
  • Evaluate the major concepts and principles of different project management methodologies
  • Investigate the factors (individual, group and organizational) required to develop and lead high-performing teams
  • Analyze the impact of leadership and change in the context of project management
  • Appraise resource scheduling and budgetary allocation requirements within project environments
  • Evaluate the major concepts and principles of different project management methodologies
  • Investigate the factors (individual, group and organizational) required to develop and lead high-performing teams

Upon completion of this certificate program, you will be prepared for leadership roles across a wide range of industries, including:

  • Healthcare
  • Infrastructure
  • Telecom
  • Information technology
  • Engineering
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing
  • Human resources
  • Logistics
  • Healthcare
  • Infrastructure
  • Telecom
  • Information technology
  • Engineering
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing
  • Human resources
  • Logistics

Also available:

The University of Wisconsin-Parkside offers a variety of specialized graduate certificates. Learn about our other certificate programs.

$4,800 Total Tuition
6 months Duration
8 Credit Hours
Need More Information?

Call 844-492-2160

Call 844-492-2160

Tuition

Our online Project Management Certificate by the numbers

Tuition for this online certificate program is the same for in-state and out-of-state students. All fees are included.

Tuition breakdown:

$4,800 Total Tuition
$600 Per Credit Hour

Tuition breakdown:

$4,800 Total Tuition
$600 Per Credit Hour

Calendar

Get off to a fast start with our academic calendar

The Project Managment Certificate program is delivered in an online format ideal for working professionals, conveniently featuring multiple start dates each year. Choose the start date that best suits your goals.

Now enrolling:

3/4/24 Apply Date
3/25/24 Class Starts
TermStart DateApp DeadlineDocument DeadlineRegistration DeadlineTuition DeadlineClass End DateTerm Length
Spring I1/29/241/8/241/15/241/24/241/28/243/15/247 weeks
Spring II3/25/243/4/243/11/243/19/243/24/245/17/247 weeks
Summer I5/20/245/6/245/10/245/14/245/19/247/5/247 weeks
Summer II7/8/246/17/246/21/247/2/247/7/248/23/247 weeks
Fall I9/9/248/19/248/23/249/3/249/8/2410/25/247 weeks
Fall II10/28/2410/14/2410/18/2410/22/2410/27/2412/13/247 weeks

Now enrolling:

3/4/24 Apply Date
3/25/24 Class Starts

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Admissions

What you’ll need to apply to UW-Parkside online

For admission into the Project Management Certificate online program, you must hold a bachelor’s degree and provide transcripts from all institutions previously attended as well as meet the requirements below.

Admission Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Official transcripts
  • No GMAT required

Online certificate admission requirements (based on undergraduate GPA)

  • 2.75 and above. Applicants must have transcripts sent directly to UW-Parkside from all previous institutions attended. No GMAT will be required.
  • 2.5 to 2.749–In addition to transcripts, applicants must submit a resume verifying a minimum of three years of managerial- and/or professional-level experience. Without the required work experience, applicants are required to submit two recommendations. No GMAT will be required.
  • 2.33 to 2.49–In addition to transcripts, applicants must submit a resume verifying a minimum of three years of managerial- and/or professional-level experience, and two recommendations. No GMAT will be required.

Note: Students cannot enroll in a Project Management Certificate if they have already earned a UW-Parkside MBA in Program and Project Management.

Official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended, regardless of if they appear on the degree- awarding transcript or not, should be mailed directly from the institution(s) to UW-Parkside at this address:

Admissions Office
University of Wisconsin-Parkside
900 Wood Road
Kenosha, WI 53144

Official transcripts sent directly from issuing institution(s) are also accepted electronically by selecting UW-Parkside as the receiving institution and/or providing [email protected] as the email address.

There is a non-refundable application fee of $56.

Applicants are also strongly encouraged to email a copy of their current resume at the time of application to [email protected].

Have a question? Call us at 844-492-2160.

Courses

Explore the courses in your certificate in project management program

The online curriculum is comprised of eight credit hours.

Note: Successful completion of the certificate requires a GPA of 3.0 or better, with at least a C in each of the courses.

Students must take all of the following courses:

Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 2
In this course, students will learn Agile and Waterfall project management methodologies and understand when each methodology is appropriate for individual projects and the organization as a whole.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 2
This course will cover efficient ways to allocate resources and track those resources. Students will examine how to assign costs, create budgets and manage the cash flow in projects.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 2
This course focuses on leadership skills and managing projects through organizational change with special attention given to those critical success factors required to overcome resistance to change.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 2
This class will explore topics such as team empowerment, diversity and inclusion, communication, and conflict resolution to provide you with techniques to ensure a project’s intended outcome and overall organizational success.

Overview

Earn a respected Project Management Certificate

$4,800 Total Tuition
6 months Duration
8 Credit Hours

Earn the UW-Parkside 100% online Project Management Certificate to help meet the rapidly growing demand for qualified leaders who can oversee and coordinate an organization’s strategic plan. Through highly regarded master’s-level courses, you will explore project management from academic and practical standpoints, gaining experience managing people, programs, projects, resources, and budgets across diverse industries. Faculty will challenge you to meet your full potential to become a knowledgeable, problem-solving leader and critical thinker.

This affordable project management online certificate provides an accelerated route to developing advanced insight that can elevate your current role or prepare you to pivot toward new opportunities. Completion of the certificate may be used as a pathway to earn your online MBA with a Concentration in Program and Project Management, giving you eight credits to transfer into our program.

Accreditation:

AACSB Accredited logo

The Department of Business programs in the College of Business, Economics, and Computing at UW-Parkside are accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).

In this online Project Management Certificate program, you will learn how to:

  • Analyze the impact of leadership and change in the context of project management
  • Appraise resource scheduling and budgetary allocation requirements within project environments
  • Evaluate the major concepts and principles of different project management methodologies
  • Investigate the factors (individual, group and organizational) required to develop and lead high-performing teams
  • Analyze the impact of leadership and change in the context of project management
  • Appraise resource scheduling and budgetary allocation requirements within project environments
  • Evaluate the major concepts and principles of different project management methodologies
  • Investigate the factors (individual, group and organizational) required to develop and lead high-performing teams

Upon completion of this certificate program, you will be prepared for leadership roles across a wide range of industries, including:

  • Healthcare
  • Infrastructure
  • Telecom
  • Information technology
  • Engineering
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing
  • Human resources
  • Logistics
  • Healthcare
  • Infrastructure
  • Telecom
  • Information technology
  • Engineering
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing
  • Human resources
  • Logistics

Also available:

The University of Wisconsin-Parkside offers a variety of specialized graduate certificates. Learn about our other certificate programs.

$4,800 Total Tuition
As few as 6 months Duration
8 Credit Hours

Accreditation:

AACSB Accredited logo

The Department of Business programs in the College of Business, Economics, and Computing at UW-Parkside are accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).

Need More Information?

Call 844-492-2160

Call 844-492-2160

Tuition

Our online Project Management Certificate by the numbers

Tuition for this online certificate program is the same for in-state and out-of-state students. All fees are included.

Tuition breakdown:

$4,800 Total Tuition
$600 Per Credit Hour

Tuition breakdown:

$4,800 Total Tuition
$600 Per Credit Hour

Calendar

Get off to a fast start with our academic calendar

The Project Managment Certificate program is delivered in an online format ideal for working professionals, conveniently featuring multiple start dates each year. Choose the start date that best suits your goals.

Now enrolling:

3/4/24 Apply Date
3/25/24 Class Starts
TermStart DateApp DeadlineDocument DeadlineRegistration DeadlineTuition DeadlineClass End DateTerm Length
Spring I1/29/241/8/241/15/241/24/241/28/243/15/247 weeks
Spring II3/25/243/4/243/11/243/19/243/24/245/17/247 weeks
Summer I5/20/245/6/245/10/245/14/245/19/247/5/247 weeks
Summer II7/8/246/17/246/21/247/2/247/7/248/23/247 weeks
Fall I9/9/248/19/248/23/249/3/249/8/2410/25/247 weeks
Fall II10/28/2410/14/2410/18/2410/22/2410/27/2412/13/247 weeks

Now enrolling:

3/4/24 Apply Date
3/25/24 Class Starts

Admissions

What you’ll need to apply to UW-Parkside online

For admission into the Project Management Certificate online program, you must hold a bachelor’s degree and provide transcripts from all institutions previously attended as well as meet the requirements below.

Admission Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Official transcripts
  • No GMAT required

Online certificate admission requirements (based on undergraduate GPA)

  • 2.75 and above. Applicants must have transcripts sent directly to UW-Parkside from all previous institutions attended. No GMAT will be required.
  • 2.5 to 2.749–In addition to transcripts, applicants must submit a resume verifying a minimum of three years of managerial- and/or professional-level experience. Without the required work experience, applicants are required to submit two recommendations. No GMAT will be required.
  • 2.33 to 2.49–In addition to transcripts, applicants must submit a resume verifying a minimum of three years of managerial- and/or professional-level experience, and two recommendations. No GMAT will be required.

Note: Students cannot enroll in a Project Management Certificate if they have already earned a UW-Parkside MBA in Program and Project Management.

Official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended, regardless of if they appear on the degree- awarding transcript or not, should be mailed directly from the institution(s) to UW-Parkside at this address:

Admissions Office
University of Wisconsin-Parkside
900 Wood Road
Kenosha, WI 53144

Official transcripts sent directly from issuing institution(s) are also accepted electronically by selecting UW-Parkside as the receiving institution and/or providing [email protected] as the email address.

There is a non-refundable application fee of $56.

Applicants are also strongly encouraged to email a copy of their current resume at the time of application to [email protected].

Have a question? Call us at 844-492-2160.

Courses

Explore the courses in your certificate in project management program

The online curriculum is comprised of eight credit hours.

Note: Successful completion of the certificate requires a GPA of 3.0 or better, with at least a C in each of the courses.

Students must take all of the following courses:

Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 2
In this course, students will learn Agile and Waterfall project management methodologies and understand when each methodology is appropriate for individual projects and the organization as a whole.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 2
This course will cover efficient ways to allocate resources and track those resources. Students will examine how to assign costs, create budgets and manage the cash flow in projects.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 2
This course focuses on leadership skills and managing projects through organizational change with special attention given to those critical success factors required to overcome resistance to change.
Duration: 7 weeks
Credit Hours: 2
This class will explore topics such as team empowerment, diversity and inclusion, communication, and conflict resolution to provide you with techniques to ensure a project’s intended outcome and overall organizational success.

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