Project Management Fast Track Certificate


Advance Your Career as a Project Manager in 9 or 12 Months

UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education's "Fast Track" Certificate format is a convenient way to accelerate your training and quickly advance your career.

  • Complete your certificate program in just 9 or 12 months
  • Save 15% with our pre-pay pricing option
  • Take advantage of free career assistance from our partner, TEKSystems

In order to participate in the Project Management Fast Track Certificate Program, you must complete six required program courses and be prepared to take up to two courses per quarter. 

For general information about Fast Track, please visit the Fast Track FAQ page.

Academic Units
Section Number
Instruction Method
Online class

Section Notes

To participate in the 12-Month Project Management Fast Track Certificate Program, you will take two courses each quarter, starting in Summer 2022 and ending in Summer 2023. You must be available to take the online sections listed below.

To participate in the Fast Track option, enroll in this section, pay for the program (at the discounted Fast Track rate) and you will be enrolled in the courses listed below. Please note that specific dates may change closer to the time of the course offering.

Students who need to change from the set course plan as outlined below will have to withdraw from the Fast Track program and are subject to additional fees. Students must achieve a grade of C or higher (not a C minus) in order for the course to count towards the certificate requirements.

Summer Quarter 2022

June 27 - September 11, 2022

221PMG650 Foundations of Successful Project Management

221PMG654 Navigating Project Procurements


Fall Quarter 2022

September 19 - December 4, 2022

222PMG651 Establishing Higher Functioning Project Teams & Managing Resources

222PMG653 Controlling Quality in Project Management


Winter Quarter 2023

January 9-April 2, 2023

223PMG652 Mastering Project Time and Cost Management


Spring Quarter 2023

April 3- June 18, 2023

224PMG655 Managing Project Risk and Integration

Enrollment Policies

Students enrolled in the Fast Track series receive a discounted program fee. If your plans change, a request to drop (or transfer) to another offering of a series or course must be received within two weeks of the course start date.

Requests to drop the Fast Track Program received after the refund/transfer deadline will be processed with a refund of your balance after the following deductions: full course fee for each class started or completed in the program, $30 administrative fee, and $125 certificate registration fee.

Contact to discuss changes to your Fast Track series of courses.