Project Manager 1

Overview

The Project Manager I program is crafted to align with the Project Management Institute's (PMI) Project Management certifications. This comprehensive program encompasses two pivotal courses: the CAPM Prep Boot Camp and Agile Fundamentals. By enrolling in this program, students gain insight into project management knowledge, industry standards, as well as an array of tools and techniques indispensable for proficiently overseeing and guiding projects.

The Agile Fundamentals course, centered around the widely embraced Agile Methodology known as SCRUM, is designed to expertly navigate the realm of software development projects. Upon successful completion of the Agile Fundamentals course, participants are empowered to actively contribute to any project team while comprehending the intricate Agile roles and associated responsibilities. In an era where organizations are swiftly transforming their approach to software development projects, the Agile Fundamentals course serves as a strategic stepping stone towards augmenting one's prospects within the dynamic IT landscape.

This program operates on the foundation of ensuring that its graduates are aptly equipped to lead projects, irrespective of the diverse methodologies used by organizations. The ultimate aspiration is to furnish students with a comprehensive toolkit, enabling them to both prepare for and excel in the Project Management Institute's (PMI) Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) examination, alongside Scrum's Professional Scrum Master I certification exam. Additionally, participants are afforded a valuable one-year subscription to RMC Learning—an illustrious institution lauded for its three decades of unparalleled expertise in project management exam preparation resources.

How to Enroll

To pursue this certificate, please click on the courses below to see availability. You can register for courses online, and you do not have to apply to the college!

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Sample Program Plan and Costs

*Additional testing is required for certifications.

Prerequisite: Associate degree or higher preferred

Students can complete this program in 3 months.

On-Campus Traditional. Classes meet on campus.
Virtual 100% online. Meets with a live instructor and classmates on specific days, at specific times. Uses web conferencing software, like Zoom.
Hybrid Some classes on campus. Some classes online or virtual.
Online 100% online. Due dates for projects and assignments. Self-paced work on your time.
CEUs Class Hours Course Title Cost
4.20 42

CAPM Exam Prep Boot Camp

This course teaches the most important principles and practices related to project management through a combination of classroom lectures, group discussions, and hands-on exercises. Students will be taught how to develop project management artifacts using the various project management knowledge are processes. The course content is consistent with the latest edition of A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge(PMBOK® Guide) and other standards and guides from the Project Management Institute (PMI). The course will prepare you for the Certified Associate in Project Management certification (CAPM) using the CAPM Exam Prep Study Guide by RMC Publications. Included with the course is a one-year subscription to RMC Exam Simulation of over 1500 exam questions to prepare to take the CAPM exam. The course is taught using PMI CAPM Exam Content Outline to ensure students understand PMI exam knowledge objectives for passing the CAPM exam.

Classroom

ID: CEPMG-577

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$2,995.00
1.80 18

Agile Fundamentals

This course provides you with the Agile values and principles to incorporate Agile methodologies into your organization. To be successful in delivering software using Agile methods, you must have a strong and stable agile mindset. This course focuses on being Agile before doing Agile and provides a common foundation for making decisions about the best way to develop software using agile values and principles and introduces you to PMI's Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)®. This course prepares you for the Professional Scrum Master 1 (PSM1) certification. Prerequisites: Familiarity with the software development life cycle (SDLC).

Virtual

ID: CEPMG-573

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$699.00
 
Estimated Cost
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$3,694.00
Not including fees and equipment

Careers

Junior Project Manager

In this role, you plan and organize projects, as well as direct and lead teams, for a company, but you’ll likely work under the direction of a senior project manager.

Projected Job Growth

+13.1%

Average Annual Salary

$78,053
According to EMSI data as of 2022

Where Can I Work?

  • Local Employers
  • IT Companies
  • Business Corporations

What’s next after I complete this program?

Obtain Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) Certification

Once completing the Project Manager I program, you will qualify to take the CAPM certification through the Project Management Institute (PMI). Once obtained, you can work as a Junior Project Manager, Project Manager Assistant or Program Assistant.

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Training programs can be completed in a matter of weeks or months, are focused on career training, and provide credentials and certificates needed in the specific fields of study. Coursework does not transfer.
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