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Project Management and PMP® Exam Preparation

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We offer a variety of project management training options for new project managers looking to enhance their project management skills, as well as for experienced project managers who want to pursue Project Management Professional (PMP)®  certification.

Why would you get a Project Management Certification?

  • In 2023, certified U.S. project managers reported earning 44% more than those without certification.
  • Project management is one of the most sought-after skills in industries ranging from construction to health care to high tech.
  • Millions of jobs already require project management skills, and over 200,000 new project management jobs will be created each year.

Which Project Management Certification is right for you?

For experienced project managers, PMP is the most important industry-recognized project management certification. Those with less experience or those who are just starting their project management careers may qualify for Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) or CompTIA Project+ certification.

Our project management credentials guide lays out all the options.

Take the next step in your career with University of Arizona project management training

Each of these courses teaches the essential skills of project management, covering the entire project life cycle, from initiation and planning, through execution, support, and closure.

The courses also provide you with training and support to pass a Project Management Institute (PMI) certification exam, and each course fulfills PMI requirements for a specific number of hours of formal project management education.

Upon successful completion of a program, participants will receive a Certificate of Completion from University of Arizona Continuing & Professional Education.

For Experienced Project Managers

The PMP Exam Prep course will provide you with training and support to take and pass the Project Management Institute (PMI) Project Management Professional (PMP) exam.

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For New Project Managers

Introduction to Project Management will equip you with the fundamental skills you need to start managing projects. This course can be scheduled on demand for groups of six or more, in person (Tucson, Phoenix, Yuma or Sierra Vista area) or live online. 

The Project Management Certificate Program is a ten-week online course that will equip new and early-career project managers with practical project management skills, including Agile methodologies and tools.


The Certified Association in Project Management (CAPM) and the Project Management Professional (PMP) are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.