Project Management Professional

Free Non-credit course for Boston University MET students.

This course facilitates self-study preparation for PMI’s certification exam: Project Management Professional (PMP). Each attendee has an opportunity to:

  • Create a baseline plan and assessment of test readiness (are you eligible for the PMP? Maybe the correct path for you is CAPM
  • A complete review of the processes in PMI’s Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)
  • Mentoring for your personal study strategies.
  • Student Membership assistance in case you did not acquire the membership during your course of study at Boston University.

The first session is face-to-face with online option for distance education students, however, the subsequent sessions are online only. We will be using Zoom. Some of the videos archived from a previous session will be available to you as well.

Course Session Schedule:

  • Session 1: Overview and applications/Initiation Phase
  • Session 2: Planning/Execution Phase
  • Session 3:  Continue Planning/Execution
  • Session 4: Monitoring & Controlling
  • Session 5: Closing & Wrap-Up
  • Session 6: Exam questions

* Note: All times are Eastern Time Zone –   Noon to 1 PM

Required Textbook:

Register by sending an email of interest to the Professor Kanabar. The course is offered twice a year in June and December.

Please Note: This course is not the same as the paid “PMP Boot Camp”.  Professor Kanabar will provide more details of the paid version during his course. Or, you may visit to research it now.

Professional Development Units (PDUs)

Students may earn 45 PDUs for each of the following courses to be applied towards a PMI certification: