Project Management

Get an in-depth training in project planning, execution, and control, integrating project components such as schedule, cost, quality, risk, and leadership in compliance with Project Management Institute (PMI®) standards.

This certificate can be completed on-ground or online.

This program is perfect for…

  • Individuals looking to pursue career paths as project managers
  • Current project managers seeking formal training
  • Individuals who want to focus in specific areas of project management
  • Individuals who want to pursue PMI’s Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification

What you can learn.

  • Project management concepts, methodologies, tools, and techniques required to manage projects successfully
  • All processes throughout the life-cycle of a project
  • Practical approaches to integrate key project management areas including scope, schedule, budget, quality, risk, and procurement
  • Leadership skills to effectively manage project teams
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UCLA Extension is a Project Management Institute Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.) and is approved by PMI to issue professional development units (PDUs).

Starting Winter 2019, the Project Management curriculum has a new series of course offerings. Current students, please click here to see how the new curriculum affects your schedule. 



What our certificates have done for our students.


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Click below to view the required and elective courses, if applicable, for this program.

Estimated Cost Breakdown

All courses in this program are paid for individually. An application form is required to establish candidacy in this program. From the 'Apply Now' button, complete the online application and pay the application fee if applicable.

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*The Application & Candidacy Fee establishes your candidacy in the program for a period of time covering normal progress toward completion and may allow you to access a variety of program benefits.

Internships Available
Visa Requirement Applicable
VA Benefit Eligible
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I achieved the goal I set forth for myself because of my certification from UCLA Extension. I have successfully been able to transition into a new career as I am now working for Raytheon.

Sara Tan
Project Management Certificate Graduate
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