Project Management Certificate

Dates: February 4 - March 18, 2021

Meets: Th from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Location: LIVE Online

Cost: $2,499.00

In our global economy, completing a project on time and on budget can determine a business’s success or failure. Every project is different, but all projects share the same potential to achieve superior results if ideas are appropriately and purposefully guided into reality. The Project Management Certificate provides you with the necessary project management skills you need to excel in your career. This certificate program is designed for a wide range of occupations and is suitable for both entry and experienced professionals. The course is aligned to the standards and practices outlined in the Project Management Institute (PMI)® A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), and other industry standards. Increase your knowledge in project management and help your organization implement both large- and small-scale projects on time, on budget, with minimal disruption, and with maximum SUCCESS!

This course combines a one-hour LIVE Online class session with your instructor, Charlie Milstead (MPM, PMP®, PPMC), each week along with weekly course learning assignments. These sessions will be archived for later viewing if the student is unable to participate in the live meetings. This format allows for students to receive the benefit of in-person instruction as well as the convenience and flexibility of a traditional online course.

What you will learn:

·         Industry standard project management processes

·         Techniques to establish project lifecycles using predictive and adaptive methods

·         Project agility

·         Leadership skills needed for project managers

·         Tools to adequately plan a project

·         How to develop a schedule and budget

·         Processes on identifying and managing risk

·         Project resilience

·         Future trends in project management

Who Should Attend:

·         Managers, team leaders, and individuals who are interested in pursuing careers in project management.

·         Individuals who currently work on projects in a professional setting.

·         Anyone responsible for the success of team projects and initiatives.

·         Professionals with exposure to project management in their current job but have yet to attend a formal training.

To receive a University of North Georgia Professional and Continuing Education certificate and CEUs, students must attend 80% of all class sessions, actively participate and complete a course evaluation, as well as obtain an average score of 75 or better on assignments, quizzes and exams. 

Note: While this course may be helpful in preparing for the PMP exam, it is not designed to be a PMP exam prep class.

*PMI, PMBOK, and PMP are trademarks of the Project Management Institute, Inc which is registered in the United States and other nations.

UNG does not endorse any specific providers of student loans. Below is one of many potential providers, but we encourage you to research other potential options for noncredit student loans.

The Sallie Mae Smart Option Student Loan is available for this course.

Cover the Cost of Your Tuition - You may use the Sallie Mae Smart Option Student Loan to cover your tuition. No fees - There is no prepayment penalty.

Interest Rate - The Sallie Mae Smart Option Student Loan has interest rates that reward good credit and are as low as Prime + 0% for borrowers with excellent credit. Interest rates are variable and reset monthly.

Repayment Options - You may take up to 15 years to repay your loan with one of the following options: "Standard repayment option", you make level, monthly payments of principal and interest. The minimum monthly payment is $30.00. "Interest-only repayment option, you make interest-only payments while you are in school and begin standard repayment of principal and interest once school is completed." Deferred repayment option", you may defer payments for up to 12 months, not to exceed the anticipated graduation date on the application. You are required to make a $10.00 monthly payment during deferment. This $10.00 payment will be toward the interest that accurse on the account during deferment. After deferment, you will begin standard repayment of principle and interest.

Who May Apply - The Sallie Mae Smart Option Student Loan is a private, credit-based student loan for technical training or trade school, online courses, and other continuing education programs.

Fee: $2,499.00

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