Project Management

  • Certificate

Program Details

Regardless of your field, project managers are always in demand because they support the implementation of projects and eventual achievement of an organization’s vision. Take your skills to the next level with this entry-level exploration of project management.

The UJ Accelerated project management certificate helps you gain the necessary skills and knowledge to earn the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) certification through the Project Management Institute (PMI), and to apply those skills to real-life projects.

What You’ll Learn

The project management program will equip you to combine strategy, programming, leadership, and business theory to help bring your team’s ideas to life and deliver the organization’s vision.

What You’ll Gain
  • 3 credits that can be applied toward a bachelor’s degree
  • Opportunity to earn the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) certificate

Why UJ Accelerated?

  • UJA is the online division of University of Jamestown—a private, liberal arts University that’s helped students succeed since 1883.
  • You’ll have virtual opportunities to meet as a group for lectures and office hours.
  • Courses are available online 24/7, which means you can attend live or watch the replay.

Accelerated Learning

We offer 8-week, year-round courses.

Best in the Midwest

US News and World report ranked UJ as a “Best Regional College” in the Midwest.

Military-Friendly School

Your service may mean you’ve already earned college credits. We’ll work with you to maximize prior learning.

How the Certificate is Structured

We’re here to help you reach your career goals—whether you want to get your certificate and go or stack your credits towards a degree later down the road. Here’s how it works:

Take Your Courses

Choose any one of the courses or take all four courses to prepare you for the CAPM certification.

Receive Career Support Services

We will help you develop your resume, cover letter and hone your interview skills to prepare you for your next move. You’ll receive the same career support services as our in-person students—just available virtually.

Apply Your Certificate Toward a Degree

You can choose to apply your certificate as 3 credits toward a bachelor’s degree at the University of Jamestown, as transfer credits to your school of choice, or as continuing education credits. Transfer of the credit will depend on the policies of your chosen institution or professional organization, but we can help.

Required Coursework

Course Title Credits

BSST 341

Introduction to Project Management


BSST 342

Project Planning


BSST 343

Project Execution, Monitoring, and Control


BSST 344

Advanced Project Management Practicum


Total Semester Credits Required: 12

Meet Your Faculty

Our faculty offer the same experience to both online and in-person students. That means you’ll get support, both in and outside of the classroom—all to help you achieve your career goals.

Michael Brizek

  • Director of Online Business Programs
  • Professor of Business Administration

Financial Aid Available

We believe every student, regardless of their financial situation, should have access to a UJ Accelerated education.