Geared towards professionals who do not have formal project management training, this noncredit program provides essential fundamental training in common methodologies used by project managers today. You will complete the program with a well-rounded set of both hard and soft skills needed to understand and implement project management best practice, including the principles of project management, project team management, and project assessment.
After completion of this program, depending on individual circumstances, you may consider preparing for the Project Management Institute (PMI) Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) or Project Management Professional (PMP) exam.
You may also register for classes individually rather than the full program.
Watch a recording of the information session held on Sep 11 2023.
Our classes are for everyone! You do not need to be a student of the University of Utah to take this program. There are two paths to complete this program listed below:
Individual Class Registration
Schedule: Classes are offered each semester during one of the following times:
Classes may be offered online, or in person and are synchronous. Attendance is required virtually or in person for the full duration of the class. Our live classes are not recorded.
Upon finishing the program, you will receive a Digital Badge and a program completion award via email by the end of the semester. Please contact us if you need your award sooner.
Networking with professionals and peers.
Mentor instructors with deep project management experience. Our instructors are all engaged in their fields and bring a wealth of Project Management knowledge and experience to this program.
This program is entry-level, with no prerequisites. It is valuable for new and experienced Project Managers. Complete one section each of the 6 required classes within 1 year. Each class features 6 hours of curriculum.
Total Hours of Instruction: 36
*We recommend completion of Fundamentals of Project Management I before taking any other courses in the program and following the order listed above.
Individual Class Registration
University of Utah Employee Discount Eligible
Financial aid is not available for this noncredit program. Students are encouraged to inquire with their employers to determine if tuition assistance is available.
|Class Title||Next Start Date|
|Project Management Fundamentals I||10/24/2023|
|Project Management Fundamentals II||09/26/2023|
|Project Management Fundamentals II||11/07/2023|
|Project Risk Management||10/03/2023|
|Project Risk Management||11/28/2023|
|Project Risk Management||10/17/2023|
|Project Leadership, Teambuilding and Communication||10/17/2023|
|Project Leadership, Teambuilding and Communication||12/05/2023|
|Project Leadership, Teambuilding and Communication||10/24/2023|
|Art of Delegation for Project Managers||10/24/2023|
|Art of Delegation for Project Managers||12/12/2023|
|Art of Delegation for Project Managers||11/07/2023|