In the current business environment, professionals have much more responsibility. Today, they are leaders and managers. Indeed, one of the major challenges they face is managing complex projects that are critical to their business organizations.
The Project Management program is a two term Ontario College Graduate Certificate program where students gain skills in program management and business leadership. The program includes all nine project management knowledge areas based on the PMI ® A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) – Fifth Edition, Project Management Institute, Inc., 2013 - including: project integration, scope, time, cost, quality, human resources, communications, risk, and procurement management and all five process groups - initiating, planning,executing, monitoring, and controlling and closing to a wide range of projects. In addition, students expand their business leadership skills and the use of project management software.
The fees to join the PMI® are not included in your tuition and joining is an optional recommendation.
PMI®, PMBOK® Guide is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.
This program requires students to purchase a mandatory eBook and simulation courseware. This fee will be applied to your student account in the first and second term. This program requires students to bring their own technological device. See device requirements.
A college diploma or university degreeThe admissions process is competitive and meeting the minimum academic requirements does not guarantee admission.
English Language Requirements
IELTS (International English Language Testing Score) of 6.0
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IELTS of 5.5 + Completion of EAP-3106 (English for Academic Purposes) during first semester of study.
Passed Lambton Institute of English placement test
Meeting the minimum English requirements does not guarantee admission. Students with higher English proficiency scores will receive priority in the admission assessment process.
Project management professionals serve as strategic liaisons between the business and technological functions of an organization. Project managers integrate business processes and complex technologies while serving as consultants, designers, leaders, and/or implementers of new solutions that assist an organization in achieving their business goals. Employment opportunities may include project manager, project control analyst, project analyst, business analyst, project schedule analyst, project control officer, project coordinator, director of project management, business systems analyst and general manager.
For more information about post-graduate work eligibility for international students, please review the Post-Graduate Work Permit Program information.