Program and Project Management

About the Program

This certificate provides practical knowledge in program and project management fundamentals. Topics include planning and organizing resources so that programs and projects are completed on schedule, on budget, and produce high-quality outcomes. The certificate is ideal for professionals who want to enhance their capabilities in managing complex projects and achieving cost-effective results. (12 credit hours) 

Admission Requirements: Students who apply to this certificate program should have completed an undergraduate B.S. degree in Engineering, Business, Economics, Math, Computer Science or another physical science from an accredited institution and have at least two years of practical work experience. A probability & statistics course is a prerequisite for this certification program. 

Required Core Courses

Course Descriptions

Complete 2 courses from the following (6 credits):

Learning Goals and Outcomes

  1. Students will have comprehensive, theoretical, and practical knowledge of the foundation of program and project management.
  2. Students will be able to integrate complex projects, motivate people, and achieve cost-effective results. 
  3. Students will be able to plan and organize resources so that programs and projects are completed on schedule, on budget, and produce high-quality outcomes. 

Admission Requirements

Applicants must possess an undergraduate degree in Business, Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, Math, or Physical Science with an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher. 

CECS Graduate Education Office

2060/2070 - Professional Education Center
4901 Evergreen Road
Dearborn, MI 48128
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Phone: 313-593-0897
Fax: 313-593-9967