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Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Project Management
Major: 5477
First Term: 2007 Fall    Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 14
CIPS Code: 52.0201
Initiating College: Mesa Community College
Program Availability: College-Specific
Occupational Area: Business, Management, and Administration
Instructional Council: Business/Management (03)
GPA: 2.00

Detailed Program Information

Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Project Management program prepares the student for career opportunities as a project manager and provides those working as project managers with the skills required to prepare for project management certification exams. This program covers principles, requirements, benefits, and tools of project management.

Program Notes:
+ indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites
++ indicates any module
Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program

Program Prerequisites
 Credits: 3
 TQM240Project Management in Quality Organizations (3) OR 
  department approval3
Required Courses
 Credits: 14
 BPC/CIS224Project Management Microsoft Project for Windows3
+MGT242Project Scope and Procurement Management2
+MGT243Project Time and Cost Management2
+MGT244Project Risk and Quality Management2
+MGT245Project Human Resources and Committee Management2
+MGT246Principles of Project Management3

Program Competencies
1.Use computerized project management tools to assist in the calculation and presentation of projects. (BPC/CIS224)
2.Describe the elements of procurement management, including purchasing, expediting, and inspection. (MGT246)
3.List advantages of proper project schedule control and the types of project costs. (MGT242)
4.Identify internal and external risk factors that can impact project performance, and list key 5omponents of a successful quality process improvement program. (MGT243)
6.Define the role of the project manager in communication, and describe information retrieval systems and information distribution systems in a project environment. (MGT244)
7.Create a network project using MS Project for Windows. (MGT245)