The LSU Project Management Certificate program is a 54-hour fully online program that covers the essential and advanced skills relating to project management in a flexible online format. You will learn practical skills and organizational competencies to make an immediate difference in your workplace effectiveness. Learners will develop the insight and skills necessary to deliver projects on time and within budget. This program covers developing the scope of a project, including estimating and cost benefit analysis, managing risk, quality assurance, change control and more.
The Project Management Certificate is designed for project and program managers, consultants, human resource professionals, and others who want to advance their project management skills. Learn from quality instructors that were selected for their real-world experience in project management in a variety of industries. You will learn practical and advanced concepts that can be put to use right away in the workplace or in your personal life.
This certificate program includes 5 courses that can be purchased separately or bundled together for a discount. Courses are open to all participants, not just those pursuing a certificate program.
As an Authorized Training Partner for the Project Management Institute (PMI), this course is pre-approved for Professional Development Units, or PDU's, needed for PMI certifications. This includes PDU's needed to take PMI certifications and for PMI Professionals to maintain their credentials like the Project Management Professional, or PMP®.
PMI, Project Management Professional (PMP), Project Management Body of Knowledge, and PMBOK are registered marks of the Project Management Institute.
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- This online program requires access to a computer with internet access, email, an Internet browser (Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox recommended), MS PowerPoint, and Adobe Acrobat Reader.
- Online format with six months to complete the entire program. Each individual course must be completed in 4 weeks.
Digital Badge Details:
- Successful completion of all courses within the program earns you an official LSU digital badge to show off your skill sets. This badge can be used to bulk up your online résumé and showcase your expertise in the topic. Badges are distributed through Badgr. For more information on digital badges, visit the LSU digital badge page.
Prior Learning Assessment:
Through Prior Learning Assessment (PLA), this program is approved to translate into college credit toward an LSU online degree. See below for details.
Earn 6 credit hours toward this degree:
Focused Master of Business Administration - View Program
Earn 3 credit hours toward these degrees:
Bachelor of Science in Learning Experience Design and Innovation - View Program
Bachelor of Science in Leadership and Human Resource Development - View Program
Master of Science in Leadership and Human Resource Development - View Program
Note: Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) is determined on a case-by-case basis and subject to change. Please reach out to an Enrollment Coach for details.
For more information about this program, email Answers or call 833-280-5634.