Why Choose JMU?

About James Madison University

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With accreditation by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees, James Madison University is where time-honored academic distinction meets relevant workforce training programs. Located in Harrisonburg, Virginia, JMU is top-ranked among regional universities and received the Provost’s Award by the Carnegie Foundation, an honor recognizing “the collaboration between institutions of higher education and their larger communities … for the mutually beneficial exchange of knowledge and resources in a context of partnership and reciprocity.”

We have been nationally recognized for our academic studies. U.S. News & World Report has ranked JMU as a top public university and the third “Most Innovative school.” Overall, JMU boasts a graduation rate of 82.4%. Our Project Management program honors the JMU tradition of excellence established since our founding in 1908. Your Project Management Certificate will be further enhanced by JMU’s stellar reputation.

The James Madison University Project Management Certificate provides you with:

  • Intensive, focused training with PMP® certification mapping and lesson labs following the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)
  • Instructor assistance in the completion of your PMP® credential application
  • Five months access to a practice PMP® exam
  • PMP® certified instruction from qualified instructors with over 20 years of project management training experience
  • Certificate from the state’s premier university, which enhances your résumé
  • The 35 education hours needed to sit for the PMP® examination, administered by Project Management Institute
  • 3.5 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

The training and skills you receive in the program, along with JMU’s reputation of excellence, will make you a formidable force in the project management field! If our program is the right choice for you, we invite you to enroll today.

If you would like to chat, please call our Enrollment Specialist, Elizabeth, at 540-568-4038. You can also email her.