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Hear from graduate,
Katherine Dyke:

Katherine Dyke

"The WKU Project Management course was a huge help in laying down the foundation of knowledge that the PMP test is built upon, and our instructor was very good at explaining the more complex concepts. I’m glad I did the course and passed the PMP certification examination on my first attempt.  I don’t think I would have been nearly as prepared for the test if I had only done self-study."

Becoming a PMP®

Becoming a PMP® Image

Project Managers can distinguish themselves and validate their expertise by obtaining the globally recognized Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification through the prestigious Project Management Institute (PMI®).

Benefits of the PMP® Certificate

  • Globally recognized certification
  • Increased marketability
  • Competitive salary opportunities
  • Competency to lead and direct projects
  • A four-year degree (bachelor’s or the global equivalent) and at least three years of project management experience, with 4,500 hours leading and directing projects and 35 hours of project management education*
    A secondary diploma (high school or the global equivalent) with at least five years of project management experience, with 7,500 hours leading and directing projects and 35 hours of project management education*

PMP® Certificate Requirements

* Note that WKU’s Project Management Certificate program provides the 35 hours of training required to take the PMP® certification exam.

For more information regarding the requirements and other important information please visit the Project Management Institute website.


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Online Program

Online class dates: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 6:30 – 8:30 pm central time

February 5 - March 5, 2018

Online class dates: 2/5, 2/12, 2/13, 2/15, 2/26, 2/27, 3/1, 3/5

June 4 - July 2, 2018

Online class dates: 6/4, 6/11, 6/12, 6/14, 6/25, 6/26, 6/28, 7/2

October 8 - November 5, 2018

Online class dates: 10/8, 10/15, 10/16, 10/18, 10/29, 10/30, 11/1, 11/5

Fee: $2,200


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 Last Modified 3/1/18