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Project Management Certificate

The Department of Leadership and Organizational Administration offers the online graduate certificate in Project Management.  The certificate is offered exclusively online, and admits for all terms on the Clarksville and Ft. Campbell campuses.  Students will complete this 9-hour program by taking three online courses, including one core course in project management and two elective courses, as outlined below:

Core course (3 hours):

LDSP 5420 Applied Project Management

Choose two electives (6 hours):

LDSP 5060 Communication Skills for Organizational Administration

LDSP 5105 Project Planning and Scheduling

LDSP 5110 Organizational Innovation

LDSP 5200 Organizational Culture, Politics, and Change

LDSP 5300 Survey of Best Practices in Leadership

LDSP 5560 Small Group Leadership

LDSP 5700 Conflict Management and Negotiation

This online program is designed for professionals who have already earned a Bachelor's degree and would like to earn a graduate credential while building skills in project management. The nine-hour graduate certificate can be earned in as little as two eight-week terms.  Completion of this certificate will allow students to transition directly into the Master of Professional Studies in Strategic Leadership, if desired.  The certificate classes will count as three of the ten courses required for the MPS degree.

Upon completion of the Project Management Certificate, students will be able to:

For more information, contact our Graduate Coordinator:
Dr. Kathryn Woods
Associate Professor, Department of Leadership & Organizational Administration
Email:  woodsk@apsu.edu
Office Phone:  931-221-1419

Admission Requirements

Students applying to the Project Management certificate program should meet the following admission requirements:

Documents Required for Admission: