Centennial College’s Project Management program provides you with the solid fundamental knowledge you need to manage projects in a timely and cost-effective manner.
|Full-time Duration:||1 year|
|Starting in:||January, May, September|
Fully licensed by the Project Management Institute as a Registered Education Provider, The Business School Graduate Certificate program is intended for applicants who previously completed a post-secondary education in any discipline and wish to increase their employability by working towards a globally-recognized certification in project management. It is also ideal for experienced project managers seeking to bring a new dimension of leadership to their work.
The Project Management courses in this college business program follow A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK® Guide). The use of this guide is enhanced by a curriculum that includes hands-on integration of technology tools such as Microsoft Project and leading-edge industry case studies with a focus on organizational leadership.
In the third semester, eligible candidates can participate in a full-time,14-week experiential learning opportunity (internship) with a participating organization allowing you to gain valuable project management experience. During this time, you are required to participate in an online course and prepare assignments related to the experiential learning opportunity. The experience can be used towards work requirements for the PMP® and CAPM® designation.
- You build your portfolio and become equipped with industry-standard skills and strategic business techniques to manage projects in your discipline.
In the Project Management program, the opportunity exist to network with industry professionals from all disciplines.
- You will thrive in small classes that use leading-edge project management tools, technologies and hands-on practices.
- The offering is tailored to individuals with excellent communication skills, the ability to analyze and prioritize, good listening skills, a positive outlook with the ability to motivate other team members, exceptional organizational skills, the know-how to thrive under pressure and the ability to work well with other team members while acting as problem solvers and decision makers.
“A good opportunity to be a member of the research team to conduct research for reputed institutions like University of Toronto and Centennial College. Gained a lot a new knowledge and hands-on experience in conducting research. Learned sampling techniques and different data analysis methods.”
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