Advanced Project Management Certificate

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UMass Lowell's noncredit Advanced Project Management Certificate Program focuses on advanced topics for project managers and provides an excellent opportunity for PMPs who need to maintain their credentials. Recommended Prerequisite: Completion of Project Management Certificate and/or PMP® Designation

Choose 4 of the Following Seminars to Complete the Advanced Project Management Certificate

Seminar Name Length PDU's Date(s)
Critical Thinking for Project Managers 2 evenings 7 October 19, 26
Agile & Scrum Training 1 day 7 October 31
Statistical Analysis & Decision Making 2 evenings 7 November 9, 16
Stakeholder Management 1 day 7 December 2
Total Project Control Team Case Study 1 day 7 December 9
Project Management in the Public Sector 2 days 14 December 15, 16

Seminars may be taken individually or applied towards certificate. Four seminars are needed to complete the certificate. Seminars are 9am - 4 pm

[See Our Schedule of Project Management Courses]

Certificate Requirements

Students enrolled in this certificate program must complete the indicated series of required and elective seminars. Students may complete the certificate program at their own pace, enrolling in one or more seminars per semester. Call (978) 934-2473 for specific course scheduling information.

Registering for Courses

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The Division of Online and Continuing Education offers seminars during the Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer. See our complete list of currently scheduled project management courses.

You may take these seminars individually, or you may take them towards your certificate, but you must meet the individual seminar prerequisites if there are any indicated in the seminar description. Registrations are accepted on a first come, first served basis. Class size is limited. We recommend that you register early to reserve your place in class. A "certificate of completion" is given at the end of each individual seminar.

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Once you have completed all of your courses toward the certificate program, please send a completed Project Management Certificate Completion Form to UMass Lowell, Division of Online and Continuing Education, Attn: Karen von Sneidern, Southwick Hall, Suite 303, 1 University Avenue, Lowell, MA 01854-2881. Once your Certificate Completion Form has been received and your courses verified, you will be sent a certificate of completion in the mail.


Please refer to our noncredit seminar listings or call (978) 934-2473 for the latest information on project management noncredit seminar tuition and fees.

For More Information

For additional information on the Project Management Certificate Program, call Karen von Sneidern, Program Manager, at (978) 934-2473 or email

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For More Information

For additional information on our Project Management courses and certificate program, call Karen von Sneidern at 978-934-2473 or email

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