villanova project management certificate

Now, more than ever, businesses are transforming to become project oriented, and they rely on talented project professionals to ensure goals are reached efficiently and effectively.

Villanova is a Project Management Institute (PMI) Authorized Training Partner (ATP), offering courses and programs that are designed for professionals desiring to enter the project management field, as well as seasoned project professionals looking to add a new credential.

All students learn tools and techniques to breakdown an overwhelming project into manageable elements that result in measurable growth, economic value added and employee satisfaction and retention.

Villanova University’s College of Professional Studies offers a fully online Applied Project Management program comprised of three courses, and on campus individual courses, including Intro to Project Management and PMP® Exam Preparation.

Whether you prefer on campus or online learning, you can build your project management expertise through Villanova to help you advance your career.

Why prepare with an Authorized Training Partner like Villanova University?

  • All Villanova project management courses have been reviewed and approved by PMI.
  • Most courses are listed in the PMI approved course catalog and eligible for professional development (PDU’s) for recertification.
  • You will learn from a PMI-vetted and trained instructor.

OFFERINGS

PMP® EXAM PREPARATION
(On Campus Course)INTRO TO PROJECT MANAGEMENT (TWO-DAY BOOTCAMP!)
(On Campus Course)APPLIED PROJECT MANAGEMENT
(Online Certificate Program)

PMP, PMI REP Logo, PMBOK and CAPM are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc

Gain the project management technical skills to execute successful projects, and the soft skills to communicate effectively, manage conflict and gain project support.

Featuring curriculum that supports A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)® Guide, Seventh Edition, Villanova University’s Certificate in Applied Project Management will teach you practical management principles, people-based project management approaches and key project measurement and management tools to help you make an immediate impact on the success of projects you lead.

Villanova Project Management Certificate

Earning this three-course certificate demonstrates a commitment to your profession and helps you prove to leaders that you’ve become an expert in your field.

Prepare for Project Management Certification

Your certificate helps prepare you for the PMP® or CAPM® certification exam offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI).

Why earn PMP® certification?

  • The PMP® delivers value far into your career so it’s worth the time, money and investment
  • The PMP® proves you have the specific skills and experience employers want.
  • PMP® certification holders report earning up to 25% more than noncertified project management professionals.*
  • It delivers real value in the form of professional credibility, deep knowledge and increased earning potential.

Why prepare with an Authorized Training Partner like Villanova University?

  • Courses are designed from “PMI-developed” PMP® exam prep material.
  • You will learn from a PMI-vetted instructor.
  • Our instructors are equipped to deliver PMP® exam and training content to PMI’s quality standards.

$120,000
Median annual salary of PMP® certified project managers in the U.S. is $25,000 MORE than non-certified project managers in the U.S.*

2.2 Million
New project-oriented roles will need to be filled annually through 2027**

Your certificate helps prepare you for the PMP® or CAPM® certification exam offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI). Test yourself with 1,000 questions based on the knowledge areas of the PMP® and CAPM® exam and further prepare with a comprehensive study guide and 500 flash cards.

National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions, and do not guarantee actual job growth. Information provided is not intended to represent a complete list of hiring companies or job titles, and degree and certificate program options do not guarantee career or salary outcomes. Students should conduct independent research for specific employment information.

*Project Management Institute, Project Management Salary Survey, 11th Edition, 2020.
**Project Management Institute, Job Growth and Talent Gap Report, 2017

Military Savings

Villanova offers military education savings to those who qualify. 

Military clock hours: 182.0-202.0


Required Courses

3 Course Program

Essentials of Project Management$2,495

4 Week CourseView Course 

Mastering Project Management$2,295

8 Week CourseView Course 

1 Elective$1,895 – $2,295

8 Week CourseSee Course Options Below

Total for Individual Courses$6,685 – $7,085

Multi-Course Package Total$5,883 – $6,235

Savings$626 – $850

Note: Pricing for the three-course certificate programs varies depending on course selection. Fill out the form for more information.

villanova essentials of project management

Prepare for a respected Villanova University certificate in an expert-led, 100% online program.

Certificate in Applied Project Management

Gain the project management technical skills to execute successful projects, and the soft skills to communicate effectively, manage conflict and gain project support.

Featuring curriculum that supports A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)® Guide, Seventh Edition, Villanova University’s Certificate in Applied Project Management will teach you practical management principles, people-based project management approaches and key project measurement and management tools to help you make an immediate impact on the success of projects you lead.

Earning this three-course certificate demonstrates a commitment to your profession and helps you prove to leaders that you’ve become an expert in your field.

Prepare for Project Management Certification

Your certificate helps prepare you for the PMP® or CAPM® certification exam offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI).

Why earn PMP® certification?

  • The PMP® delivers value far into your career so it’s worth the time, money and investment
  • The PMP® proves you have the specific skills and experience employers want.
  • PMP® certification holders report earning up to 25% more than noncertified project management professionals.*
  • It delivers real value in the form of professional credibility, deep knowledge and increased earning potential.

Why prepare with an Authorized Training Partner like Villanova University?

  • Courses are designed from “PMI-developed” PMP® exam prep material.
  • You will learn from a PMI-vetted instructor.
  • Our instructors are equipped to deliver PMP® exam and training content to PMI’s quality standards.

$120,000
Median annual salary of PMP® certified project managers in the U.S. is $25,000 MORE than non-certified project managers in the U.S.*

2.2 Million
New project-oriented roles will need to be filled annually through 2027**

Your certificate helps prepare you for the PMP® or CAPM® certification exam offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI). Test yourself with 1,000 questions based on the knowledge areas of the PMP® and CAPM® exam and further prepare with a comprehensive study guide and 500 flash cards.

National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions, and do not guarantee actual job growth. Information provided is not intended to represent a complete list of hiring companies or job titles, and degree and certificate program options do not guarantee career or salary outcomes. Students should conduct independent research for specific employment information.

*Project Management Institute, Project Management Salary Survey, 11th Edition, 2020.
**Project Management Institute, Job Growth and Talent Gap Report, 2017

Military Savings

Villanova offers military education savings to those who qualify. Learn more.

Military clock hours: 182.0-202.0

Courses

Individual Applied Project Management courses covering a specific area of knowledgeEssentials of Project Management4 Week CourseProject Management Professional (PMP)® Exam Preparation4 Week CourseProject Management Capstone8 Week CourseMastering Project Management8 Week Course

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