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Project Management

Projected outlook for some certified Project Management (PM) experts:

300,200Number of Jobs, 2018

$96,180Median Pay per year, 2018

7%Job Growth, 2018-2028 (FYI - 5% is average)

*U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook – Administrative Services Manager

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Earn your project management certification in 4-6 months and develop interpersonal skills and learn the project management cycle.

This program is offered in collaboration with the Project Management Institute (PMI), Orange County Chapter, Inc.

You Will Learn How To:

  • Develop and define a project plan and assure its quality.
  • Communicate effectively with stakeholders.
  • Manage costs and resources.
  • Measure progress, deliverables and performance.
  • Present outcomes to leadership.

Ideal for:

  • Anyone interested in project management.
  • Newly appointed project managers, leaders or schedulers.
  • Managers and supervisors responsible for projects.
  • Project team members, coordinators, analysts and sponsors.
  • Program and product managers.

Program Stats:

  • Six required courses (81 hours of lecture and discussion)
  • Take all courses in a single semester
  • 4–6 months long
  • 8.1 continuing education units (CEUs)
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Th 02/27/20-02/27/20 7:00pm-10:00pm IRVC 203
TTh 03/03/20-03/12/20 7:00pm-10:00pm IRVC 210
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TTh 03/19/20-04/02/20 7:00pm-10:00pm IRVC 210
T 04/07/20-04/07/20 7:00pm-10:00pm IRVC 203
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TTh 04/14/20-04/28/20 7:00pm-10:00pm IRVC 210
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TTh 05/05/20-05/19/20 7:00pm-10:00pm IRVC 210
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Graduates of the certificate program will have a project portfolio to validate their knowledge and be able to:
- Understand what a project is
- Develop a project plan
- Understand how to assure the quality of the project
- Communicate effectively to stakeholders
- Develop a reasonable/achievable schedule
- Manage cost and resources
- Measure project progress/deliverables/performance
- Achieve project goals
- Present project outcomes to managers/executives

- Individuals who are considering project management as a career choice
- Newly appointed project managers, leaders or schedulers wanting to gain skills
- Managers and supervisors responsible for organizational projects
- Project team members, coordinators, analysts and sponsors
- Program and product managers

Dan Benson
Principal Systems Engineer, Raytheon Company
Sara Broadbent
Director/Program Manager, Seagate Technologies
Tom Calhoon
Project Manager, ACS Solutions
Dari Dadashi
Program Manager, Invensys/Triconex
Dianna Daly
Special Projects Manager, CalOPTIMA
Ellen Dumond
Chair, Department of Management, Cal State Fullerton
Alicia Fan
Program Developer University Extended Education California State University, Fullerton
Lynn M Hess
Internet Technologies Project Manager, The Capital Group Companies
Edward Kent
Manager, South American Regional Manager, Program Management, Rockwell Collins, Passenger Systems
Kari A Knutson Miller
Dean, University Extended Education and AVP, International Programs & Global Engagement University Extended Education, California State University, Fullerton
Daniel V Malloy
Account Executive, Urban Science Applications, Inc.
Malcolm Parker
Human Resources Project Manager, Northrup Grumman Corporation, LEAN Process Integration
Victor Wright, Sr.
Western Region Representative, Engineering Institute

Program Details

Location: Irvine Campus
Length: 4–6 months
Cost: $3,155*
Next Start: Spring 2020

*Cost is approximate and subject to change.


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