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Annual Course Schedule - Project Management


The certificate can be completed in 12 months by enrolling in 2 courses per term. Classes are typically scheduled as follows. Please note that SCPS may cancel, modify, or make substitutions as deemed necessary in any given semester, which may affect the length of time to complete the certificate. 

Students with PMI® certifications can earn up to 45 PDUs per course. PSPM and PSLP courses are eligible.

Agile Project Management is now a requirement for the PMP certification and will be a program requirement for the UVA certificate as of Summer 2019.  It is recommended that students in the current program plan take this course to adequately prepare for the PMP exam.

Fall Term
PSPM 5030 Introduction to Project Management (required)
PSPM 5200 Project Schedule, Cost & Budget Control (required)
PSPM 5230 Leadership & Managing the Project Team (required)
PSLP 5300 Foundations of Leadership (elective)
PSLP 5320 Organizational Leadership (elective)
PC 5010 Procurement Policies & Practices  (elective)

Spring Term
PSPM 5030 Introduction to Project Management (required)
PSPM 5210  Project Risk Management (required)
PSPM 5290  Agile Project Management (required)
PSLP 5330 Communications and Team Development (elective)
PC 5010 Procurement Policies & Practices  (elective)

Summer Term
PSPM 5030 Introduction to Project Management (required)
PSPM 5240 Introduction to Purchasing for Project Managers (elective)
PC 5010 Procurement Policies & Practices  (elective)
PSLP 5310 Strategic Leadership (elective)

Browse this semester's course offerings or use the SIS Class Search to find classes offered this semester. If you need assistance using the SIS Class Search, instructions are available here.

* The information contained on this website is for informational purposes only. The Undergraduate Record and Graduate Record represent the official repository for academic program requirements.

Student Spotlight

I liked that the University of Virginia offered an online program that I could fit into my schedule [while at Capital One]. And I thought that a credential from UVA would be particularly meaningful. Completing the graduate Certificate in Project Management gave me the trajectory I was looking for.
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Ryan Vesey


After graduating from Virginia Commonwealth University and landing an entry-level position at Capital One, Ryan accelerated his career trajectory with a graduate certificate from SCPS. He now works as a project manager at Capital One, identifying and implementing improvements in the verification system and protecting customers from security risks.

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