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Master Certificate in Project Management

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In just fourteen weeks, you can learn the Project Management skills you need to confidently lead successful projects!   Our program steps you through the basics of Project Management (PM) as well as the exam preparation you need to pass the Project Management Institute PMI® PMP® examination. This program will help you become PMP certified and it is designed to push you to successfully complete the work and pass the exam.

Who Should Attend?  Project team members, Project managers, IT project managers, project coordinators, project analysts, project leaders, senior project managers, team leaders, product managers, program managers, project sponsors, stakeholders, senior managers, and others who want to master project management. 

 Certificate Details

Credit - 35 PDUs, and either 21.7 CEUs1 or 8 Credits2

Tuition - $2527.30 USD (plus $25 graduation fee)

Duration - This program includes four courses which take approximately 14 weeks to complete.

 Program

This is an online (web-based) program.  Students can start MGMT002 as soon as your registration has been approved, and tuition is paid.  Access instructions will be provided at that time.  You need to set aside 12-16 hours each week to successfully complete this program. This is a very effective way to prepare for the extremely difficult PMP certification exam.  Make the best use of your study time to be successful with passing the PMP exam.  Use the tools and techniques you learned while studying for the PMP exam to improve your abilities to do project management.

This program requires a commitment to study weekly throughout the program. It takes a minimum of 14 weeks to complete the entire program. Students are given a maximum of 28 weeks to complete the program.  Please refer to the WSI Institute’s Policies and procedures for course extensions.  Please Note:  If you are audited by PMI, an automatic no-cost extension will be granted.  If this occurs, please contact your instructor immediately.

 Program Study Kit

Once you have completed MGMT002, we send you the Program Study Kit which includes “Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) - Fourth Edition”, PM study materials, and a calculator (a combined $223.35 value).  All other material needed to complete the Master Certificate in Project Management is available on-line.  You are given all the tools you need to prepare for and successfully complete the exam. Students are also given a 1-year membership in Program Management International (PMI), a $139 value.

Guarantee

We guarantee that you will pass the CAPM test the very first time!  If you do not pass, we will pay for 50% of one re-test (up to $205 USD), if completed within 30 days of the first attempt and the student successfully completes the remedial instruction provided by the instructor.  This guarantee is only valid if you take the initial exam within 14 days of completing the program.  No guarantee extensions will be granted.

 Courses

1.      MGMT002 PMP Exam Registration (1 week) 0 PDUs, 0 CEUs, 0 Credits

After registering for the Master Certificate in Project Management (PMP) Program, complete the PMI PMP Exam Eligibility Application Online, and receive your eligibility number.  Go to http://www.pmi.org/ for more information.  Complete PMP registration information is also included in the PMP Handbook available on the course website.  Schedule your PMP exam to coincide with your completion of the next 2 courses in the series, MGMT460 and MGMT330.  Once your PMP application is accepted by PMI, and your exam is scheduled, send a copy of your acceptance letter and your exam confirmation with the date scheduled to the Registrar’s Office.  Please Note:  If you are audited by PMI, an automatic no-cost extension will be granted.  If this occurs, please contact the Registrar’s Office and notify your instructor immediately.

2.      MGMT460 Project Management (PMI) (10 weeks)  20 PDUs, 9.0 CEUs, or 6 Credits

After successfully registering for the PMP exam, you will complete MGMT460.  This course will enable you to: Name the Project Management Process Groups and Knowledge Areas of the PMBOK® Guide – Fourth Edition; explain how to utilize the project management processes in a practical way and enhance how you complete individual projects; and define project management vocabulary as stated in the PMBOK® Guide. 

3.      MGMT330 PMP Test Preparation (3 weeks)  15 PDUs, 2.7 CEUs, or 2 Credits

This course prepares you for the PMP Examination.  Focused on exam content from the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge-Fourth Edition (PMBOK® Guide) and other sources, you'll gain the essential preparation needed to pass the PMP exam.

4.      MGMT012 PMP Certification Exam -  0 PDUs, 0 CEUs, 0 Credit

Take PMI®'s PMP® certification exam within 14 days of the completion of MGMT330. Please provide the Registrar's Office with a copy of your CAPM Certificate within 21 days of completion of your program. 

 1 MGMT002 and MGMT012 are non-credit courses. Students will receive a Satisfactory (S) grade upon completion of each course

2 Students must select credit/non-credit during registration. This is a one-time decision, which cannot be changed. All students also get PDUs for all courses.