Project Management Professional Certificate (PMP®)

Effective project management is integral for improvement of organizational performance. The focused development of hard and soft skills pertaining to project management is fundamental for those seeking to work in project management. The development of skill sets specific to PMBOK® in knowledge areas and process groups, with application based learning, will prepare program participants for all facets of the project management process across a broad spectrum of disciplines.

Upon successful completion of the Project Management Certificate program, the participant will be able to demonstrate proficiency in:

  • Understanding the PMBOK® knowledge areas and process groups (Project Management Institute’s (PMI) A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).
  • Implementing the PMBOK® processes of initiating, planning, executing, monitoring, controlling and closing a project. Applying knowledge and skills to successfully manage projects.
  • Demonstrating the ability to manage a project throughout all key stages of the process.
  • Understanding professional conduct expected by industry professionals and the Project Management Institute.
  • Satisfying the education requirement to qualify to take the PMP® or CAPM® exam (see for additional information about the PMP® or CAPM® eligibility requirements

PMI, PMBOK®, PMP, are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

The Project Management Certificate Program is 10 weeks long. 

This program is offered through the Office of Professional Advancement.

Certification exams and credentialing are not associated or included with the University of Miami certificate programs. Graduates or participants of a University of Miami certificate program are independently responsible for certification requirements, costs, and fees and are encouraged to view the certification website and contact test administrators to find out exam details and logistics.

The Project Management Professional Certificate is not a test preparation course for the PMP® or CAPM® exam. If you are planning to sit for exams, you should register for the PMP exam preparation course.


Project Management Certificate- Online- Live Session

Starts : 6/13/2023 Ends : 8/22/2023
Meets on : Tuesday, Thursday
Time : 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Project Management Certificate- Online- Self-Paced

Starts : 6/12/2023 Ends : 8/20/2023
Meets on : Flexible
Time : Flexible