Project Management Basics

Certificate Program

Organizations succeed when things get done. They succeed even more when those projects come in on time, at the quality level required (or better) and, best yet, under budget.

You manage tasks and projects every day. You manage teams, projects, initiatives and more. This self-paced, online program provides you the concepts and tools used by Project Managers worldwide - from project design and scope to troubleshooting, final execution and monetized results reporting. And when you’re the person who’s delivering that success, it won’t be just your current organization that’s paying attention. It’ll be every smart organization that pays attention to you.

This Certificate is offered by CSULB in partnership with LeadershipQuantified.com, an online provider of self-managed, self-directed, immediately implementable, measurable, repeatable professional development resources.

Students who successfully complete this program are eligible to receive a Digital Badge from CSULB’s College of Professional and International Education. Each Digital Badge is embedded with a link to secure and specific information confirming that the participant has obtained the necessary skills and competencies as described in the program. The badge also includes the participant’s name, the course title, and date of completion. Badges are shareable and can be uploaded to CVs, resumes, social media profiles, or other digital platforms. Click here to learn more about Digital Badges.

  • Supervisors and Managers needing to create and develop collaborative teams that execute and deliver tasks and projects successfully
  • Employees wanting to move up in their career
  • Business professionals seeking a career change
  • Real-time application and implementation of concepts, skills and tools
  • Immediately demonstrable measurable results
  • Improved ability to communicate, collaborate and influence senior management
  • Interactive hints and tips provided by the LeadershipQuantified experts throughout the course
  • Earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and a Digital Badge
  • Efficient and effective project planning and coordination
    Project team development and management
  • Problem identification, solution, recovery, troubleshooting and avoidance
    Team-, time-, cost- and risk-management
  • Cooperation, coordination and influence with senior management
  • Methods for presenting recommendations to senior management that gain their cooperation and support
  • Complete all course materials within a twelve week period
  • Complete and submit the final project demonstrating your working knowledge of the content presented in the course materials


Note

Students who successfully complete this program are eligible to receive a Digital Badge from CSULB’s College of Professional and International Education. Each Digital Badge is embedded with a link to secure and specific information confirming that the participant has obtained the necessary skills and competencies as described in the program. The badge also includes the participant’s name, the course title, and date of completion. Badges are shareable and can be uploaded to CVs, resumes, social media profiles, or other digital platforms. Click here to learn more about Digital Badges.