Advanced Certificate in Project Management

Format: Online

HEGIS Code: Accelerated 7 week sessions

Application Deadlines
  • Spring 2022 Priority Deadline: November 4, 2021
  • Spring 2022 Regular Deadline: December 9, 2021

Complete this 9 credit advanced certificate in three 7 week sessions.

PROM 600 - 7 weeks 
PROM 601 - 7 weeks 
PROM 602 - 7 weeks

There is a current and growing demand within organizations for project managers who can control the triple constraints of project scope, schedule, and costs - to deliver what is required, on time, and within budget.

The Advanced Certificate in Project Management accelerated online program develops students’ knowledge and ability to apply project management standards, techniques, and practices while studying within a rigorous academic framework.

Students in the program:

  • Recognize project management practices and techniques across all phases of the project management lifecycle
  • Apply communication and leadership fundamentals to real world scenarios
  • Identify the fundamentals of project management software and how it can be used to manage project constraints
  • Interpret the importance of ethical project management and explain the implications of how these practices impact/influence projects

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Career Prospects

The accelerated online program helps graduates pursue careers as project managers in fields such as:

  • Information technology
  • Financial services
  • Construction
  • Management consulting
  • Government
  • Non-profit
  • Health care

Admissions Criteria

Candidates for admission to advanced certificate programs must possess a bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher from an accredited undergraduate institution.

Application Deadlines

  • Spring 2022 Priority Deadline: November 4, 2021
  • Spring 2022 Regular Deadline: December 9, 2021
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Student/Alumni Profiles

Alan Kok

Advanced Certificate in Project Management

"To me, the field of project management is more than just being a robot and getting from point A to point B. It’s building those relationships so you can get the project completed quickly and effectively."

Yasmin Paula

Advanced Certificate in Project Management

"The courses I have taken so far have been very collaborative and allow for the development of relationships with my classmates and professors."

Recent News About Advanced Certificate in Project Management

The Power of Significant Learning during Course Development

June 29, 2021

Faculty Focus

Vicki Caruana, academic program manager at CUNY SPS, has published the article “The Power of Significant Learning During Course Development” in the publication Faculty Focus.
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CUNY SPS to Offer Accelerated Project Management Certificate Program

March 26, 2021

 The CUNY SPS Advanced Certificate in Project Management program will be condensed and offered as three consecutive seven-week courses as of fall 2021.

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CUNY SPS Honors Its Military Community on Veterans Day

November 12, 2020

This Veterans Day, the CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) salutes the military community and the many sacrifices that its members have made to serve our country. 

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CUNY SPS Commemorates International Project Management Day

November 05, 2020

This November 5 is International Project Management Day, a global commemoration that recognizes the work, dedication,...