Project Management

Degree offered

Certificate of Achievement in Project Management

Credits required 28

Dean

William Berardi, william.berardi@bristolcc.edu

Program contact

Carol Martin, Coordinator and Professor of General Studies, Project Management Certificate, carol.martin@bristolcc.edu

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Program Goals Statement

As companies look to gain efficiencies and improve their bottom line, the awareness of project management as a valuable skill and the demand for skilled project managers have definitely increased in the United States.  Job opportunities for project practitioners are in the sectors of energy, healthcare, construction, finance, IT, and aerospace and defense.  Project managers motivate and direct team members to achieve the goal of project completion - preferably on time and under budget.  And to the team performing the work, project managers remain a visible presence for its duration.

Program Information

  • This program is designed to prepare graduates to manage and lead project teams across a spectrum of business areas.   Upon completion of the program, you will acquire the tools and techniques to enhance your project management skills, earn a Certificate in Project Management and be prepared to sit for the Certified Associate in Project Management exam (CAPM).
  • The curriculum provides a framework of leadership principles with project management strategies and skills that are needed by successful project managers in any organization.
  • The program is aligned with the core processes found in the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) Guide.

After BCC

  • Enter into a highly rewarding career that cuts across the private, non-profit, and government sectors.

Program Requirements

Program Courses

ENG 101Composition I: College Writing

3 credits

PRM 101Foundations of Project Management

3 credits

PRM 102Organizational Behavior and Projects

3 credits

PRM 104Project Stakeholder and Communications Management

3 credits

PRM 201Project Scope, Resource, Cost and Time Management

3 credits

PRM 202Project Risk, Change and Quality Management

3 credits

PRM 204Advanced Project Management Concepts

3 credits

PRM 205CAPM Exam Preparation

1 credit

OFC 131Microsoft Office Excel Specialist

3 credits

OFC 136Microsoft Project

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:28

Recommended Course Sequence - Semester 1

PRM 101Foundations of Project Management

3 credits

PRM 102Organizational Behavior and Projects

3 credits

PRM 104Project Stakeholder and Communications Management

3 credits

OFC 131Microsoft Office Excel Specialist

3 credits

ENG 101Composition I: College Writing

3 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Semester 2

PRM 201Project Scope, Resource, Cost and Time Management

3 credits

PRM 202Project Risk, Change and Quality Management

3 credits

PRM 204Advanced Project Management Concepts

3 credits

PRM 205CAPM Exam Preparation

1 credit

OFC 136Microsoft Project

3 credits


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