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In today’s fast-paced business world, having strong project management skills is vital, no matter the role or industry you work in. Professionals who can keep projects running on time and on budget are critical to a project’s—and an organization’s—success.
Whether you’re a current project manager, aspire to a career as a project manager, or want to sharpen your project management skills for your current role, Northeastern’s Undergraduate Certificate in Project Management can help.
Our certificate program provides a valuable development opportunity to learn practical, in-demand project management skills, along with a fundamental understanding of project management theory, communication, organizational behavior, and management principles.
- Study 100% online from almost anywhere.
- Enhance your resumé with real-world projects that provide practical, in-demand skills.
- Stack your certificate credits into our BS in Project Management program and receive two university credentials upon completion of your bachelor’s degree.
- Combine your certificate with your Year Up credits, allowing you to transfer 52 credits into our BS in Project Management program.
Graduates from the Certificate in Project Management will be prepared to enter entry level jobs in organizations as a:
- Project manager
- Associate project manager
- PM assistant
- Project administrator
- Project coordinator
- PMO specialist
- Project controller
Working professionals will also gain project management skills they can integrate into any career that involves project-based work.
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Please note: The following is a sample curriculum and is subject to change. Enrolled students should reference the academic catalog for current program requirements.
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You know where you are headed and you've seen how our program will lead you there. So let's get going. Here's what you need to know before you enroll.
- Completed online application
- English language proficiency proof (if English is not your primary language)
- Official transcript
- Official high school transcript or completed attestation form
- Official GED
- Associate degree (with conferral and date) sent directly from your undergraduate institution to Northeastern
- Current resume
- Statement of purpose
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The deadlines below are recommended; however, admissions decisions are made on a rolling basis and applications submitted after these deadlines will still be considered for the upcoming term.
The domestic deadlines below allow time for those transferring credits. More details.
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International Application Deadlines*
*International deadlines are only applicable if the program is F1 compliant.