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Project Management Graduate Certificate

School of Business and Technology

Overview

The project management profession is continually growing, and the need for trained project managers is increasing. Projects come in all shapes and sizes and can involve any number of people, which is why the role of a project manager is valued by organizations worldwide that are looking to deliver results on time and on budget.

Capella University's online Project Management certificate prepares you to lead complex IT projects using collaboration skills and IT tools. This certificate helps you develop the competencies associated with "A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge" (PMBOK) from the Project Management Institute (PMI®). It is designed for technology professionals who already have a bachelor's degree and want to develop the skills needed to complete complex projects on time, on budget, and to specification.

Credible

Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. We are also nationally recognized and our programs are professionally aligned, ensuring every degree is relevant and respected.

Flexible

Capella’s flexible online learning approach provides a degree structured to fit your needs. Our competency based curriculum incorporates both theory and practice and gives you the most direct path to your goals.

Detailed Program Information

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Classes Start October 9th

Project Management Certificate Online Program - Capella University

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Cost & Learning Format

Online education isn’t one size fits all. We know you’re busy–you need a learning experience tailored to your life, not the other way around. Capella has learning and tuition formats to suit you, however you learn. 

Our online-learning format that guides you along. You pay per credit; we set the deadlines. 

  • Based on the quarter system; 1–3 courses per 10-week quarter
  • 1 semester credit = 1.5 quarter credits
  • Weekly assignments and courseroom discussions
  • Pay for what you take, price varies by courseload or term
$682 per credit, 20 total quarter credits, 0 max transfer credits

Ways to Save

At Capella, we believe your education is an investment in your future. It’s also an investment within your grasp. Your goals are achievable–there are more ways to save than you might think. 

10% Military Discount

Military service members and their spouses could be eligible for a discount.

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Employer & Association Discounts

Many employers and organizations partner with Capella to offer tuition discounts. Talk to an enrollment counselor to learn more. 

Employer Reimbursements

Many employers offer tuition reimbursement to employees, even if there’s no formal program. Check with your manager or HR dept.

Faculty & Support

You’re never going it alone at Capella. Our dedicated faculty and support teams are waiting to guide, help, and advise you through every step of your educational journey.

Enrollment Counselors

These folks are superstars. We hear it from our students (and grads). They’re here to help find a program fit and set you up for success.  

Advisors

Want to learn more about courses, instructors, or resources? Ask our advisors–they know all about the details of your program.

Coaches

From enrollment to graduation, coaches help you stay on track. They know your program, answer questions, and cheer you on.

Career Center

For this team, it’s more than resumes and interview tips. It’s about thoughtful and strategic career planning–beyond graduation.

Project Management Certificate Online Program - Capella University

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