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Professional Sequence in Project Human Resource Management

If you're especially interested in learning how to manage a project team effectively, the three-course Professional Sequence in Project Human Resource Management provides exactly what you need.


There are no prerequisites for the Professional Sequence in Project Human Resource Management, but a bachelor's degree is recommended.

Curriculum Requirements

The curriculum consists of 3 required courses for a total of 6 semester units (90 hours of instruction). Candidates must pay a nonrefundable program registration fee.

You must take all courses for a letter grade. To receive the Award of Completion, you must maintain an overall minimum 3.0 grade point average, with a grade of B or better in each course. All coursework must be completed within five years of registering for the program. Course substitutions and waivers are generally not permitted but will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please contact the department prior to registering for the program.

How to Register

By registering, you declare your intention to complete the curriculum. To register online for the Professional Sequence in Project Human Resource Management, complete these two steps:

  1. Submit the online registration, and complete your student account profile if you are a new student.
  2. Pay the nonrefundable registration fee through your shopping cart. Please allow 3–5 business days for the registration to appear in your student account.

You should register for the program before you begin your second course in the curriculum.

Certificate and Award Request

Once you have completed the program coursework, notify UC Berkeley Extension that you have completed the curriculum and request your Award of Completion. Send an email to extension-business@berkeley.edu or call (510) 642-4231. After your records have been reviewed, verified and approved, your award will be sent to you in the mail. The review of your records is usually completed within six to eight weeks after you request the award.