Become a Successful Project Manager

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For those in the business industry, project management is an essential technique to learn in order to be diligent and efficient. Rochester Institute of Technology is offering a sequence of three courses on project management to help candidates gain expertise on the topic.

The set of courses is worth a semester. It would be completed with a final capstone exam before a paid certificate is procured by the applicant.

Learn techniques for efficient Project Management

What is Project Management?

According to Merriam Webster, project management is a planned piece of work that has a specific purpose (such as to find information or to make something new) and that usually requires a lot of time.

Name of the course: Project Management

Organiser: Rochester Institute of Technology

Key points covered:

  • Effective tools to apply the project management life cycle from initiation through closing
  • Application of the project management tradeoffs of time, cost and scope to meet customer needs.
  • Understanding best practices for project management across a range of industries and businesses.
  • Leadership and behavioral apects for project success
  • Social and cultural aspects, legal and regulatory practices, technology and infrastructure for projects' success in the global market

Eligibility: Graduates and professionals in business management or accounting

Fee: $150 (Note: A separate fee should be paid for acquiring the certificate)

When: Three courses in three sessions - 23 January 2017, 30 May 2017 and 28 August 2017

Where: Online

Number of seats: 19,15 and 15 respectively

Duration:10-11 weeks per course

Instructors: Instructors of Project Management at RIT Leonie Fernandes and Celine Gullace

Medium of Instruction: English

How to apply: online application

Last date of admission: NA



Career opportunities

  • Project manager
  • Project consultant
  • Project analyst
  • Program manager
  • Project office manager
  • Project coordinator
  • Project architect


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