6 Courses Required

The Project Management Certificate is a 6 course (24-unit) certificate that provides grounding in key aspects of PMI's A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), and prepares you to take the Project Management Professional (PMP)® exam and achieve the internationally recognized PMP certification. Taught by experienced project management professionals, UCLA Extension courses will enhance your career opportunities and prepare you to obtain or maintain the PMP Certification. This curriculum benefits professionals in all industries and government services, including banking, construction, defense, entertainment, health, information technology, and many others! This certificate can be completed entirely online and/or in classrooms in Westwood and/or Downtown LA. Students must:

  • Start with X 443.1 Fundamentals of Project Management their first quarter. X 443.3 Managing Project Quality and/or X 443.4 Leadership and the Human Element in Project Management may be taken concurrently with X 443.1.
  • Complete all five core courses and one elective course 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.

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Learn more about UCLA Extension's Project Management Certificate with this Free Online Information Session: MGMT UL 743

Prepare for PMI’s Project Management Professional (PMP) exam with this exam preparation course: MGMT 843.1

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

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.

*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.

Internship Available: No

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