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.
The job market for Information Technology Managers is expected to increase by 13 percent through 2027.
Source: Emsi 2018.4
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
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
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.
$466 to $490 for Anne Arundel County residents, including tuition and fees, depending on the program elective selected.
Students must be at least 16 years old.