Plan of Study

The Managing Information Technology Projects Graduate Certificate courses are offered on a rolling format, 100% online, that lets you choose times for class work and study that fit your lifestyle. Courses are offered in an eight-week format for greater flexibility, so you can complete the required 12 credit hours in 12 months to 3 years.

Refer to the table below and the POS Overview for assistance on what courses to take and when they’re tentatively offered. For a detailed description of each course please visit the Course Offerings page under the Student Resources tab.

Four courses are required for the certificate program (12 credit hours), all of which may be credited to the ITPM MS degree in the event that the student opts to continue in the ITPM MS degree in the Computer and Information Technology program

Course Name

Credit Hours




CNIT 55100 EPM - IT Economics




CNIT 55200 PME - IT Project Management

(Prerequisite - Must be taken first)


CNIT 58000 ATP - Advanced Topics in IT Project Management



CNIT 58200 EST - IT Estimating-Scheduling-Control



CNIT 58300 PPM - IT Program and Portfoilo Management




CNIT 58500 PCM - Organizational Change Management for IT Projects