This program provides you with a thorough understanding of project management.
In the Essentials of Project Management portion of the program, you’ll gain a solid foundation of project management concepts and gain familiarity of important terminology. This is essential for anyone who is new to project management.
The Mastering Project Management portion of the program will help you gain a better understanding of how to apply project management concepts and make appropriate variations between them. You will learn more advanced project management tasks, such as how to select projects and develop strategies for them, how to create a complex schedule model, and how to identify and assess any risks in the project. You’ll learn about statusing and forecasting, in addition to project recovery concepts, and project termination.
This program combines knowledge of project management scheduling disciplines with the use of the Microsoft Project 2016 software. You’ll advance through Microsoft Project 2016 features and functions one step at a time, learning how to plan out your work and keep projects of any level on track using this powerful software. In addition, you will gain confidence and competency through hands-on practice. The Microsoft Project training is designed for beginners through advanced users of Microsoft Project.
The Project Management portion of this program is based on PMI’s A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), which establishes the international standard regarding the project management discipline. This program meets or exceeds the requirements for those interested in the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®), Project Management Professional (PMP)®, and the Managing Projects with Microsoft Project, Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) 74-343 exams. Students who are interested in earning the credentials must schedule and pay for the exams on their own after program completion.
This program is entirely online and is completed at your own pace. When you register, you receive nine (9) months to complete this program.