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Project Management Certificate

The Project Management program provides students with:

  • Fundamental project management concepts,
  • Training in Microsoft Project and other tools, and
  • Skills needed for a lucrative career in project management.

Obtaining the Nebraska Wesleyan Project Management Certificate provides a good foundation for going on to get the Project Management Professional (PMP®) or the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) certifications from the Project Management Institute (PMI®), which is a separate entity from Nebraska Wesleyan University. Read more about preparing for PMI certification.

Project Management Certificate Paths

Requirements for Taking a Standalone PRO 239 PMP® Preparation Course

If you believe that you have adequate project management experience and education and just want to take PRO 239 PMP Exam Preparation course to prepare for the PMP® exam, contact Melissa McCoy at 402.465.2330 or email her at

Requirements for Taking the CAPM® Preparation Course

For students who do not have the 3 years of experience required for PMP® certification, NWU offers the PRO 209 CAPM Exam Preparation course as an elective in project management that a student can take—after completing the 12 hour certificate program.

Project Management Certificate
Required Courses Hours
PRO 201 Introduction to Project Management 2 hours
PRO 202 Practice Project Management 1 2 hours
PRO 203 Practice Project Management 2 2 hours
PRO 204 Exploring Tools for Project Management 2 hours
PRO 205 Project Management Case Study 3 hours
PRO 206 Project Management Independent Study 1 hours
PRO 209 CAPM Exam Preparation 4 hours
PRO 239 PMP Exam Preparation 4 hours
PRO 205 and PRO 206 can be taken concurrently