Project Management

PROGRAM CODE: Bus # 007
CREDENTIALS: 
Ontario College Certificate
PROGRAM TYPE: 
Diploma Program
LOCATION: 
College Campus/Online
DURATION: 2
Semester Program 590 Hrs
COST: Domestic: $3627.99. International $8948.39

OVERVEIW: Project management professionals have the knowledge, skills, tools and techniques to successfully manage projects for a wide range of industries. Learn how to manage simple to complex projects from start to finish, and become a critical part of an organization’s most exciting achievements. Develop the skills you need to oversee project management activities such as planning, managing scope, costs, time while balancing client expectations. Learn organizational Agility with practices such as Scrum. Establish goals for your project team and lead them to overcome obstacles to achieve success, meeting stakeholders needs. Earn project management education hours towards a variety of certifications: Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM), Project Management Professional (PMP), Agile Scrum Master (ASM), Risk Management Professional (RMP), or Agile Certified Practitioner (ACP) designations. Interested in taking this program on a part-time basis? It’s possible to complete this program while still working full-time and fulfilling your other commitments.

To remain competitive in a global economy, organizations are using project management expertise to shorten product development cycles; respond quickly and effectively to opportunities or threats; re-evaluate their processes; capitalize on technical knowledge within the organization; and control the bottom-line. Project management is one of the top skill sets sought by organizations to help ensure their objectives are met on time and on budget. In fact, it is expected that by 2020 there will be a greater need than there will be candidates for these roles. Students start with basics and through a rigorous two-semester program supported by experienced teachers, graduate with real, applicable project experience under their belts.

This program is also offered in a flexible weekend delivery format. 

Admissions Requirements

Diploma or degree (business, information technology, or technology studies recommended)

Proof of English language proficiency required

OR

A minimum of three years of related industry experience detailed in a professional resumé with a letter of intent may be considered

Proof of English language proficiency required

Applicants with transcripts from institutions where the language of instruction is not English must demonstrate English language proficiency with a minimum test score on one of the following language proficiency tests or equivalent scores from another internationally recognized English language test:

    • IELTS overall band of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0
    • TOEFL iBT 88
    • CAEL 70, no sub-test band score less than 60
    • PTE Academic 58
    • English Language Test (CELT) Band 6

Admission procedures

  • Final selection is made following a review of post-secondary background.

CREDENTIAL: Ontario College Graduate Certificate 8-9 months Program. LENGTH Two semesters

Program requirements

  • Students in this program are required to bring a mobile device that meets minimum specified requirements

Tuition and Fees:

Tuition and fee details for the 2021-2022 year are listed below. Books and supplies are additional. Tuition and fee details for terms starting September 2022 and later will be available Spring 2022.

Canadian                            International

Tuition                                    $2479.50                            $7250.00

Ancillary Fees                        $1148.49                            $1698.39

Total Fees                              $3627.99                             $8948.39

Pathways and credit transfer

PLAR: Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR) pathways enable students to build on their academic achievements in order to earn a degree or additional credential.
Often applicants have earned credits from another college or university that may allow a student to be granted advanced standing or exemption.

CAREER OPTIONS
WHAT YOU COULD BE:

  • Project coordinator
  • Project manager
  • Project scheduler
WHERE YOU COULD WORK:

Most organizations look for candidates that can apply project management skills within specific industries such as (but not limited to):

    • Business
    • Construction
    • Government
    • Consulting
    • Law
    • Marketing and promotion
    • Hospitality
    • Health services
    • Information technology

PROGRAM SUBJECTS

Semester One:

Effective Writing

College 101
Project Leadership and Team Management

Introduction to Project Management

Project Planning – Scope and Quality

Stakeholder Management

Business Operations

Semester Two:

Projecting Planning – Schedule and Budget

Project Risk and Issues Management

Advanced Project Planning and Control

Project Management – Capstone

Project Management – Applied Project

Agile Project Management

Effective Writing