Graduate Certificate in

Project Management Practices

The Certificate in Project Management Practices gives professionals highly desirable skills in the field of project management. The courses provide a thorough grounding in multiple project management skills, including budgeting, conflict resolution, communication, project scope, developing and using resources, leadership and team building.

These skills are relevant to leadership roles in local, outsourced, and global projects. The Project Management Practices certificate also provides an opportunity for those who wish to build on their MBA degree by obtaining and applying project management skills to their present and future professional endeavors. Students will gain knowledge from faculty who are certified by PMI®, and who have significant real-world project management experience.

PMI® is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Ways to Learn

Online
San Francisco
Hybrid

Admission Events


TOTAL UNITS — 12

REQUIRED COURSES

PM 340
Introduction to Project Management
PM 342
Agile Management for Project Managers
PM 343
Advanced Concepts: Project Planning & Control
PM 345
Project Administration, Leadership & Team Dynamics

Course materials align with the Project Management Institute A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).

The completion of just one GGU class fulfills PMI®'s education requirement to apply for either the CAPM® (Certified Associate in Project Management) or PMP® (Project Management Professional) exams.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Please note that some courses taken as part of certificate programs will have prerequisites. These prerequisites must be satisfied (through transfer of equivalent coursework or through taking the courses at Golden Gate) before the certificate courses can be completed.

Read more about Admission Requirements to Certificate Programs

OPERATIONS, PROJECT MANAGEMENT AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT DEPARTMENT

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