UAB Project Management Certificate Courses

As a Project Management Institute Authorized Training Partner, our instructor-led training is delivered with PMI-developed content to ensure it’s up to PMI’s highest quality and standards and you are learning from a PMI-vetted instructor.

Recognizing the need for those managing projects to be trained and certified in the Project Management Institute Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®), the UAB Collat School of Business and the Project Management Institute (PMI) have teamed together to offer innovative, engaging, short-term Project Management Certificate Courses with live, online instruction.

Project Management Institute Authorized Training PartnerIn today’s competitive world the effective execution of value-adding business processes and related projects is imperative. The UAB Project Management Certificate Courses' approach provides the content and rigor of graduate level academic coursework and practicality provided by practicing project managers; yet, as a professional course, there is no application fee or admission process

These popular open-enrollment courses are offered several times a year through the UAB Collat School of Business Professional Education Office. Join us and learn from PMI-trained, seasoned instructors; enjoy networking with a cohort of like-minded professionals; and prepare to earn industry certifications like the CAPM and PMP!

Discounts

Discounts are available for UAB employees and students, veterans, and companies with 3 or more students in the same class. See course offerings below for specifics.

Academic Credit

Individuals with a PMI certification will be able to waive a graduate level elective (3 credit hours) in UAB's MBA program.

UAB Project Management Courses

Agile Project Management Course

Combined “Live Online” and asynchronous online instruction that totals 21 contact hours and meets the education requirements to sit for the ACP exam.

This is a four-day course that meets once a week and offered multiple times during the year. Textbook and all materials included.

10am - 12:30pm

Price:

$1195 

- $895 for UAB employees/students, veterans or companies with 3 or more students in the same class.
- 20% early bird discount if you register at least 30 days before the start date of class.
Discounts can stack. 

Upskilling Scholarships available: Apply here

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Project Management Foundational Course*

LIVE online instruction that totals 36 contact hours and meets the education requirement to sit for the CAPM and PMP exams. This is a four-day course that meets once a week and offered multiple times during the year. Most course offerings occur over four consecutive Fridays. Textbook and all materials included.

9:00am - 12:30pm.

Price:

$2795 

- $2395 for UAB employees/students, veterans or companies with 3 or more students in the same class.
- 20% early bird discount if you register at least 30 days before the start date of class.
Discounts can stack. 

Scholarships

Upskilling Scholarships: Apply here

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Project Management Technology Workshop*

Detailed instruction into integrating Microsoft Project software into your daily project management design. Learn what project management software is best for you.  A one-day course offered multiple times a year. 

9:00am- 3:00pm

Price:

$500

- $430 for UAB employees/students, veterans or companies with 3 or more students in the same class.
- 20% early bird discount if you register at least 30 days before the start date of class.
Discounts can stack. 

Upskilling Scholarships available: Apply here

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PMP Test Prep Course*

New LIVE online instruction and access to over 350 PMP practice test questions. A one-day course offered multiple times a year. If you pass the PMP exam, it can count as an undergrad or graduate academic course.

9:00am - 4:00pm

Price:

$745

- $645 for UAB employees/students, veterans or companies with 3 or more students in the same class. 
- 20% early bird discount if you register at least 30 days before the start date of class.
Discounts can stack. 

Upskilling Scholarships availalbe:  Apply here

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*Project Management Certificate Bundle (3 course discount)

A savings offered to participants taking all three Project Management courses listed. Text book and all materials included.

Save $450 with bundle

Price:

$3585 

- $3185 for UAB employees/students, veterans or companies with 3 or more students in the same class.
- 20% early bird discount if you register at least 30 days before the start date of class.
Discounts can stack. 

Upskilling Scholarships available: Apply here

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Six Sigma Yellow Belt Prep Course & Exam

The 100% online, self-paced exam prep course in this bundle prepares learners for the successful completion of the MindEdge Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification Exam by exposing them to the Six Sigma concepts, strategies, tools, and techniques used in process improvement projects.  

Estimated length: 21.5 hours.

Access time: 240 days

Credits: 2 IACET CEUs, 20 PMI PDUs

Price:

$499

$399 -UAB employee/student, veteran or company with 3 or more students in the same class receive a 20% discount with code BlazerStudent

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  • "This course helped launch me into a new career, new opportunities, and a new way of life."

    - Participant, Project Management Foundation Course



  • "This course has instantly provided me with language/tools/techniques to apply every day in my job. I highly recommend this course to anyone who is thinking about Project Management as a career or needs more information to help them in their current role. It's informative, engaging and worth the investment.  "

    - Josselyn Thompson, Project Management course participant, February 2022


  • "I have managed projects for years and this class gave me a global standard to apply to present and future projects. Very practical and a lot of fun."

    - Participant, Project Management Foundation Course



  • “This was the perfect complement to the foundational course."

    - Participant, Project Management Test Prep Course

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