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Project Management Certificate

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Project Management Certificate

Be sure to review program requirements for this certificate

Master the intricacies of successfully managing your work with expert instructors and the Project Management Certificate. You’ll learn how to manage risk, communicate with your teams, deliver on time and on budget, build deliverables, and much more. Georgia Tech is approved by the PMI® Project Management Institute and this certificate program satisfies the education requirement necessary to take the Project Management Professional (PMP) Exam as well as the Certified Associate Project Management (CAPM) exam. Additional requirements must be met in order to take the exam with the PMI® and can be found at Download our Project Management Info Kit.

Evening Format

Many of our Project Management courses are also offered in a convenient evening format. Built around your busy schedule, the format is broken out in four-to-six evening sessions from 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. over a two- to three-week period. These courses continue to follow the same curriculum as our daytime options, but allow you the flexibility to attend courses in the evening while continuing to work during the day. Click on course title and then the “Section Details” to view day or evening meeting times.

Program Requirements

Program Requirements

Certificate Requirements
  • Certificates must be completed within 6 years; courses completed more than 6 years ago may not be applied toward certificate.
  • All courses applied to a certificate program must be taken from Georgia Tech.
  • This certificate does not require an application.
How it works

Your path to achievement is easy! Most certificate courses are offered in classroom locations around the U.S. You can also inquire about training at your location.


  • Course load determines the cost of a certificate program.
  • Calculate your total by identifying the courses needed and tallying individual course fees. Some programs offer discounts for course bundling.


  • Select a certificate program, review the requirements, and determine your timeline for completion.
  • Add courses to your shopping cart for purchase as you are ready to take them, or as a bundle if desired.
  • Proceed to checkout to complete your registration. We accept multiple forms of payment including credit card, purchase order, a private loan (upon request), and VA benefits for certain programs.


  • Certificates must be completed within six years.
  • After successful completion of most individual courses, a Certificate of Course Completion will be sent.
  • After successful completion of all required courses, request a transcript and program certificate audit.
  • Upon verification, GTPE will email your transcript and mail your Certificate of Program Completion. Some programs host a certificate award ceremony during the final course.

Once you earn your Georgia Tech Program Certificate, tout your success on your resume and LinkedIn profile, share with your employer, and celebrate an important career growth achievement!

Why Choose a Certificate?

Why Choose a Certificate?

Professional Certificates are ideal for developing new skills and building deep expertise in a specialized area to update your professional profile, advance your career, or broaden your knowledge base.

Certificates are an “anytime” credential
Start anytime - after graduation or later in your career - and gain deeper know-how in a specific area without the commitment to a degree.

Certificates demonstrate commitment
The dedication of time to earn a certificate demonstrates that you are committed to achieving a higher standard of professional knowledge in your industry.

Certificates provide immediate “ROE”
Georgia Tech learners master real-world skills and apply them to their career the day after completion.

Certificates stand out on your resume
A Georgia Tech credential carries the professional weight to give you a competitive edge.


Who Should Attend

This certificate is designed for professionals who oversee projects or want to sharpen their project management skills. It is also intended for project managers, people interested in becoming project managers, as well as those preparing for the PMP or CAPM certification exams.

How You Will Benefit

  • Understand how to effectively manage and complete successful projects on time and on budget.
  • Learn how to apply the nine Project Management Body of Knowledge areas.
  • Prepare for the PMP or CAPM certification and advance your career as a Project Management Professional.
  • Taught by Experts in the Field
  • Grow Your Professional Network

Course Offerings

Special Note
  • To receive certificate credit, COMP 6300P must be taken first and COMP 6340 must be taken last.
  • COMP 6380P (contract) may be used for credit toward the certificate in place of COMP 6300P and COMP 6340P.

Special Discount: Register and pay for all five required Project Management Certificate courses and receive a discount of 15%. Request the coupon code for the project management certificate discount. Review coupon instructions for more information.

Project Management Introduction: Fundamentals of Successful Projects (COMP 6300P)

Start your preparation for the Project Management Professionals exam with this course. Whether you work in changeable, adaptive projects or more traditional waterfall projects, success depends upon following a consistent and repeatable approach. This course introduces you to the principles and...

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Project Management: Managing Risk and Procurements (COMP 6310P)

Managing the uncertainties can be a critical aspect of project success. In this course, you will learn to reduce negative risk exposure in your projects and enhance opportunities by using effective risk-management and procurement practices. Discover the specific processes of risk management an...

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Project Management: Communicating Within Teams (COMP 6320P)

Effective communication within teams is purposeful and managed. This course explores the processes for effectively managing project communication and the techniques for dealing with individual styles. Identify the communication processes as defined by the Project ...

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Project Management: Delivering Scope on Time and within Budget (The Triple Constraints) (COMP 6330P)

Balancing the triple constraint of scope, schedule, and cost often becomes the key to success in managing projects. Whether your project operates in an adaptive environment with short iterative cycles or a longer incremental or waterfall environment, the project team must respond to competing ...

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Project Management: Case Study Workshop (COMP 6340P)

This final course in the Project Management Professional (PMP) series allows you to apply the principles of project management to an experiential, real case study. Demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and tools needed to effectively manage a project in a simulated environment of challenges, stre...

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