Practical Project Management

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATE || INTERNATIONAL DIPLOMA - Learn a universal skill-set to plan, lead cross-functional teams and execute projects on time and on budget. There has never been a better time to be a professional project manager with a $126,000 median income in California and a 9.5% projected job growth through the year 2028. (California Labor Market Information Division)

This program is perfect for...

...current or aspiring managers and specialists from any discipline or industry, including government and nonprofit organizations, seeking to achieve performance objectives within scope, cost and time constraints.

What you'll learn...

How to plan projects in any field from architecture to software development and keep them on task, on time, and on budget
Predictive and Agile Project Management methodologies that align with the Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification exam
Current theories of project management and their appropriate real-world applications from instructors with vast experience in their fields
Critical interpersonal and leadership skills needed to conduct work in the team environments inherent to modern projects

Ready to start?

UCSB/ Community Certificate
International Diploma
Individual Courses*
Complete Cost

Certification Information

Courses in our Project Management Professional Certificate Program cover the information in A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) that serves as the fundamental knowledge base for project management
To be eligible for a PMP® credential from the PMI®, you must meet specific guidelines that objectively measure experience, education, and professional knowledge
For specific information, visit the PMI Website
The Project Management Professional (PMP) is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.
PMBOK is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc

“The UCSB Professional and Continuing Education Project Management Program provided an excellent opportunity to attain the necessary insights, tools and techniques to manage project work on any level, across any industry.”

-Elizabeth “ZouZou” Chapman, PMP