The Contract Management Certificate is a 6 course (24-unit) program for new and experienced contract managers in both the public and private sector. Learn the skills to advance your career in contract management in this newly-designed, six-course, Contract Management Certificate. The four required courses address both Commercial and Government topics. In addition, students choose two electives based on their interest in either Commercial or Government contracts. This certificate can be completed entirely online and/or at our Downtown LA location. Offered in cooperation with the Los Angeles-South Bay Chapter of the National Contract Management Association (NCMA) . Students must:
  • Complete all four core courses and two elective courses for a total of 24 units, 6 courses total.
  • Receive a GPA of 2.0 or better in all courses.
  • Complete the certificate curriculum within five years.

The following electives are of Commercial Interest: 
MGMT X 408.64 Technology Contracting
MGMT X 408.66 Commercial Contracts: Bidding and Financial Management

The following electives are of Government interest:
MGMT X 408.4 Legal Aspects of Government Contracts and Subcontracts
MGMT X 408.65 Government Contracts: Bidding and Financial Management
MGMT X 445.7 Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR)

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Department of Engineering & Technology
(310) 825-4100

Estimated Cost
Application& Candidacy Fee: $150.00*
Estimated Program Tuition: $5,700.00
Estimated Program Textbook/Materials: $1,725.00
Estimated Total Cost: $7,575.00**

*This program is open admission. The Application & Candidacy fee establishes your candidacy in the certificate for a period of time covering normal progress toward completion and allows you to access a variety of program benefits.

**Costs are approximate and subject to change without notice. Estimates are based on candidacy, course, and textbook fees, but do not include additional expenses such as parking.

Internship Available: No

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