Online Project Management Certificate
Powerful skills for project management professionals
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- Duration1 year
- Cost per credit$785
- Credit hours12
- No GRE/GMAT
- No application fee
- Six start dates per year
An online certificate program for project management professionals
Gain a competitive advantage with Brenau University’s 100% online Project Management Certificate program. You’ll learn in flexible courses and receive support from expert faculty members who are committed to your success. Gain skills and knowledge to supplement your education and advance your project management career. In just one year, you’ll learn to manage teams, stakeholders and complex projects. From here, you can.
Go further with an online certificate.
By supplementing your education with a 100% online Project Management Certificate from Brenau University, you’ll gain the knowledge and skills to stand out as a project manager. On average, professionals who hold a Project Management Certificate earn $88,000 per year,1 much higher than the national average of $58,260.2 After completing this certificate, you can expect to pursue roles such as project manager ($77,736/year3) or project management specialist ($94,500/year4).
Gain practical project management skills
12 total credit hours
Brenau’s 100% online Project Management Certificate includes five courses taught by industry experts who bring a student-centered approach to teaching. Complete the curriculum in just one year and learn to manage complex projects, lead teams, work with stakeholders and more.
- PM 620 Project Management Professional
- PM 700 Introduction to Project Management
- PM 725 Managing Complex Project
- PM 735 Managing Project Teams and Stakeholders
- PM 755 Project Management Trends and Technology
It’s always a good time to apply
No application fee
The online certificate project management offers six start dates per year, so you can apply anytime and start your education as soon as possible. With no application fee, you can apply risk-free.
To apply to Brenau’s online Project Management Certificate, you’ll need:
|Official transcripts for all previously attended undergraduate and graduate institutions|
|Copy of updated professional resume/curriculum vitae|
We strive to make your education affordable
$785 per credit hour
$9,420 total tuition
By choosing Brenau, you’re investing in an education that will set you on a path to a successful career. Along with affordable tuition, you can pursue federal financial aid to make your education even more cost-effective.Tuition Details
What you’ll learn
Learn online, on your schedule, from industry experts to gain the project management skills you need to move forward in your career. Complete this graduate certificate program ready to excel in managing complex projects.
With Brenau’s online certificate in project management, you can:
- Assume project management responsibilities in a wide range of industries and organizations.
- Demonstrate best practices in project management.
- Attain professional certifications, such as those offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI)®.
About our dedicated, supportive faculty
Faculty members at Brenau are dedicated to helping you succeed. Most classes feature a small student-to-faculty ratio, so you can get to know your professors and their unique areas of expertise. As you broaden your professional network, you’ll have the mentorship and support of our faculty throughout your program.
Shatrela Washington-Hubbard, PhD, Swinton A. Griffith III Dean of the College of Business & Communication
During her tenure at Brenau, Washington-Hubbard has re-established the Society for Human Resource Management academic alignment for the undergraduate and graduate human resource management programs. Additionally, she established Brenau as a recertification provider for SHRM. Her work also led to academic alignment with the Human Resources Certification Institute for the undergraduate and graduate HR programs.
Washington-Hubbard earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from Georgia State University, a master’s in human resources from the University of South Carolina and a Ph.D. in Learning, Leadership and Organizational Development from the University of Georgia. Her research areas include entrepreneurial mindset, leadership development and women’s career development.
At Brenau, you will learn in small classes, which gives you plenty of opportunities to ask questions and receive one-on-one support from your professors. With flexible scheduling and online delivery, we make education fit into your busy life. Our programs respond to the needs of today’s students, so you’ll receive the education you need to become a leader who makes a difference. From here, you can.Discover Brenau Online
Frequently asked questions
Explore our frequently asked questions for in-depth answers. If you don’t find what you’re looking for, reach out to us.
It will not. The diploma is the same for all graduates, whether their program was completed online or on ground.
While the specifics of each program vary, the admissions process always starts by submitting your application for the program you want to attend. To complete your application file, you’ll need official transcripts, an online application and possibly other documents. Your admissions counselor will help guide you through this process.
Undergraduate students can transfer up to 90 credits to their program. If the student is pursuing their first graduate degree at Brenau, up to six semester hours of coursework taken at another regionally accredited institution of higher education may be appropriately transferred to Brenau as part of the planned program of study with approval from the department chair. If the student has a master’s degree, up to nine hours of graduate credit may transfer with departmental approval. Grading standards of the Brenau program into which the work is transferred will apply.
There are no application fees at Brenau University.
Absolutely! Online programs at Brenau are explicitly designed with busy working professionals in mind, including those with personal and professional responsibilities. The format provides the flexibility you need to succeed in your selected program. From here, you can.
- Payscale. “Salary for Certification: Project Management Certificate.” Feb. 28, 2023. Retrieved March 8, 2023, from https://payscale.com/
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. “May 2021 National Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates.” March 31, 2022. Retrieved Mar. 8, 2023, from https://bls.gov/
- Payscale. “Average Project Manager, (Unspecified Type/General) Salary.” Retrieved March 8, 2023, from https://payscale.com/
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. “Project Management Specialists.” Sept. 8, 2022. Retrieved March 8, 2023, from https://bls.gov/