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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
0
CEUs
0
Section Number
203PMG670
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 Winter 2021 and ending in Fall 2021. 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 our Academic Advisors will place you in the courses listed below. Please note that specific dates my 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.

Winter Quarter 2021

Foundations of Successful Project Management
January 11 - March 28, 2021

Navigating Project Procurement
January 11 - March 28, 2021

Spring Quarter 2021

Establishing Higher Functioning Project Teams & Managing Resources
April 5 - June 20, 2021

Controlling Quality in Project Management
April 5 - June 20, 2021

Summer Quarter 2021

Mastering Project Time and Cost Management
June 28 - September 12, 2021

Fall Quarter 2021

Managing Project Risk and Integration
September 20 - December 12, 2021

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, and you must not have progressed past Module 1 in the course.

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 Vincent Cheng at vhcheng@ucdavis.edu or 530-757-8592 to discuss changes to your Fast Track series of courses.

Section Course Materials

A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge: PMBOK(R) Guide, 6 ed

Mandatory

Interpersonal Skills for Portfolio, Program, and Project Managers

ISBN
1567262889
Mandatory

Fundamentals of Project Management

ISBN
978-0814437360
Mandatory

PMI Practice Standard for Earned Value Management

ISBN
1935589350
Mandatory

Project Procurement Management: A Guide to Structured Procurements

ISBN
1717881595
Mandatory

A Project Manager's Book of Forms: A Companion to the PMBOK Guide

ISBN
978-1-119-39398-6
Mandatory

Project Quality Management: Why, What and How

ISBN
1604271027
Mandatory

Practice Standard for Project Risk Management

ISBN
9781628255652
Mandatory