The IDP certificate in Project Management gives you the skills to keep complex projects on task, on time and on budget. As you learn to develop and lead complex projects in a cross-cultural environment, you also gain proven techniques for successful teamwork. You can use these tools in leadership positions in such diverse fields as manufacturing, research, software and product development, engineering, construction, health care and biotechnology. No matter where your career takes you, the IDP certificate in Project Management gives you an invaluable edge in the global economy.
|required courses||estimated program weeks
|Human Factors and Team Dynamics for Project Management||1–8|
|Project Risk Management||5–9|
|Project Procurement Management||5–9|
|Project Planning and Control
The Project Management IDP is primarily designed for students who have little to no experience in project management. However, advanced topics align with guidelines from the Project Management Institute, offering knowledge appropriate for an intermediate to advanced project management student. At least two years of substantial work experience is required to apply.
UC Berkeley Extension is recognized by the Project Management Institute Registered Educational Provider program. The Project Management Institute is a global leader in the development of standards for the practice of project management.