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In project management, scope, cost and time are closely linked and critical to a project’s success. Project managers generally plan, coordinate, implement and finalize projects according to specifications and deadlines, while keeping the project within budget. Project managers are responsible for all aspects of a time-limited, specific business initiative.

What is the job outlook?

The job market for Information Technology Managers is expected to increase by 13% through 2027.

Source: Emsi 2018.4

What is the training?

Training is offered in partnership with ed2go and consists of three noncredit courses. Students will learn how to more efficiently plan and effectively implement projects using a commonly-used and readily available tool, Microsoft Project. Completed training fulfills the 35 contact hours requirement to sit for the national Project Management Exam. Total hours: 72

What courses do I take?

BNS-513 Project Management Fundamentals

BNS-514 Project Management Applications

and one of the following:

OLI-392 Introduction to Microsoft Project 2010


OLA-357 Introduction to Microsoft Project 2013


OLT-359 Microsoft Project 2016: Introduction

What will I earn?

Upon successful completion, students earn an AACC continuing education certificate. Once you successfully complete all the course requirements of the certificate program with a passing grade or higher, submit a Student Application for a Continuing Education Certificate.

What will it cost?

$475 to $499 for Anne Arundel County residents, including tuition and fees, depending on the program elective selected.

What are the requirements?

Students must be at least 16 years old.

How do I enroll?

Register online, in person, by fax or mail. Use certificate code CE.FUND.PROJECT-MGT.

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