Project Management Certificate

The UWM Project Management Certificate is a noncredit, professional development certificate for those who wish to demonstrate a breadth of knowledge, applicable skills and commitment to development in the project management field.

Participants choose from core and elective courses to create a flexible program that meets their needs and experiences. Courses focus on the tools, techniques and trends in project management and are taught by skilled instructors who work in the project management profession.

Earn the certificate by completing seven courses with a minimum of five courses from the Core list, within a recommended four years. Receive a $350 discount on the last class of your certificate.

Any one-day class counts as a .5 class. Project Management Foundations is a required class for the PM Certificate and the recommended first class. To begin earning your certificate, just register for a class below, or call 414-227-3200.

Single courses may be taken without the pursuit of the certificate.

Who Should Attend

Business, technical, manufacturing and construction professionals who want to develop their skills in planning, implementing, monitoring and evaluating projects in team environments. Learn how to deliver successful projects that help your organization grow.

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

  •  Learn key project management processes and concepts
  • Learn to standardize project management concepts, processes and training throughout your organization
  • Get tools and templates you can use immediately at your job
  • Study real-world scenarios that have immediate relevance to your career
  • Stay on top of developments and changes in the PM profession
  • Become comfortable using various methodologies such as Agile, Scrum and Waterfall
  • Earn Professional Development Units (PDUs) recognized by Project Management Institute (PMI) and demonstrate a commitment to your professional development

Testimonials

"The classes at UWM’s School of Continuing Education are always outstanding! Excellent instructors and learning facilities."  —  Linda Woznicki, Aurora Health Care, PM Certificate

"UW-Milwaukee has always been my go-to training resource. It’s nice to have a local resource like UWM’s School of Continuing Education to leverage when one’s career moves in a new direction.
"  —  Susan B. Goedke, Cardinal Health, PM Certificate

Debbie Chambers - UWM-SCE Project Management Participant

Agile Project Management

Wed-Thu, Mar 13-14

Estimating, Scheduling and Managing Project Performance

Mon-Tue, Feb 25-26

Course available Mar 25-Apr 20

Lean Project Management

Thu-Fri, Mar 7-8

Managing Multiple Projects

Course available Feb 4-Mar 2

Course available June 17-July 13

Managing Project Risks

Wed-Thu, May 1-2

Course available May 20-June 15

Managing Project Scope and the Impact of Change

Course available Mar 4-30

Mon-Tue, June 3-4

Course available July 15-Aug 10

Project Management Foundations

Course available Feb 11-Mar 23

Thu-Fri, June 6-7

Managing Multiple Projects

Course available Feb 4-Mar 2

Course available June 17-July 13

Managing Project Risks

Course available May 20-June 15

Managing Project Scope and the Impact of Change

Course available Mar 4-30

Course available July 15-Aug 10

Project Management Foundations

Course available Feb 11-Mar 23

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