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Project Management Essentials with CAPM Prep


Gain the skills you need to be successful in your career and increase marketabilityproject-management-badge-icon

Through the University of Central Missouri Project Management Essentials with CAPM Prep certificate program, you will gain the project-management skills you need to be successful in your current career while also enhancing your marketability as a candidate for future jobs. The online, self-paced program covers topics such as time, cost, risk and communications -- essential skills for both project managers and employees in support roles. Upon completion, students will meet or exceed the pre-requisites for the respected Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) certification offered through the Project Management Institute. Through this program, students earn an industry-recognized certificate and continuing education units which may not be applied to a degree program and are not eligible for federal financial aid.

UCM certificate cost icon   $1,345 including all materials and examination
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Online, self-paced course

Contact hours icon   100 including classroom training and homework  Prerequesites checklist icon   Computer access (PC or Mac), email capabilities and access to personal email account.


Become an essential member of your team and be prepared to earn certificationinstructor-at-whiteboard

This program will provide you with a solid foundation of project management. Coursework includes key concepts such as troubleshooting, procurement, resource management, stakeholder management and mitigation of risks. The course is based on “The Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge,” which establishes the international standard for the project-management discipline. This textbook as well as the CAPM Exam Prep is included in the cost of this course. Students completing the course are prepared to sit for the national certification. 

What you will learn

  • Project management essentials and foundation
  • Project integration management
  • Project scope management
  • Project time management
  • Determining / managing project costs
  • Quality management
  • Human resource management
  • Communications management
  • Project risk management
  • Project procurement management


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