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Current Term Classes - Project Management


Spring 2020

Class registration opens on December 2.  

The School of Continuing and Professional Studies may cancel, modify, or make substitutions for any published class or program, may change instructors, and may change the dates and times a class is offered. The information published here and in the catalog is subject to change.  For the most up-to-date and complete information, please use the SIS Class Search.

PSPM 5030: Introduction to Project Management
Online Asynchronous* | Available Jan 13 - Apr 28 
Introduces students to the various aspects of the project life cycle and project management. Explores best practices and the application of these best practices for project success.
Edward Kropp | 3 GR credits | Required  

PSPM 5210: Project Risk Management
Online Asynchronous* |Available Jan 13 - Apr 28  
Introduces students to various concepts and techniques that can be used to effectively manage project risks including cost, schedule, technical, quality, managerial and organizational.
Michael Powers | 3 GR credits | Required

PSPM 5290: Principles and Practices of Agile Project Management
Online Asynchronous* | Available Jan 13 - Apr 28
Introduce Agile Project Management as an iterative and incremental method of managing the project design and build activities for engineering, information technology, and new product or service development projects in a highly flexible and interactive manner. Provides thorough exposure to agile and lean methods, and explores differences between these methods and traditional techniques.
Susan Parente | 3 GR credits | Required

NCBM 407: Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) Review Prep for PMP Exam
Online Asynchronous* | Available Jan 13 - Apr 28
Provides an in-depth review of the Project Management Institute's Required Body of Knowledge to successfully prepare for the Project Management Professional (PMP) exam. The major function of the PMP credentialing program is to ensure competence and professionalism in the field of project management.
William Yates | Noncredit | Optional

*Asynchronous online courses at SCPS can sometimes include synchronous sessions. Instructors can require attendance for these sessions the dates are listed. For synchronous class sessions whose dates are listed, attendance is strongly encouraged. These sessions can be recorded for students who are unable to attend.


* 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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