Graduate Certificate in Project Management
Offered at Henderson Hall, MCAS Cherry Point, MCAS New River/MCB Camp Lejeune, and Hanscom AFB
Now, more than ever, businesses around the world—large, small,
and across virtually every industry—are seeking managers who
can complete projects on time and on budget. Managers of all varieties
will find that this graduate certificate provides valuable hands-on
training that is immediately applicable to the workplace.
The Graduate Certificate in Project Management also provides excellent
preparation for the Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification
examination—an internationally recognized credential that denotes
expertise in project management. Applicants who have already passed
the Project Management Institute’s PMP® Certification Examination
may be eligible to receive a course waiver for MET AD 642. Contact
your local field office for more information.
Students who complete the Graduate Certificate in Project Management will be able to demonstrate:
- Proficiency in developing a project management life cycle.
- Proficiency in all basic project management tools and techniques, with an emphasis in communications, risk analysis, cost estimation and budgeting, and quality control.
- Knowledge of tools for project scheduling, templates for project management and communication, and techniques to measure cost variance, schedule variance, and earned value.
An accredited bachelor’s degree, with an undergraduate grade
point average of 2.75 (3.0 last 2 years) or successful completion of
4 courses (16 credits), as follows: