Course Code: GES249
I am very satisfied with the quality of this PMP course. I could work at my own pace and the instructor was very helpful. The best part is, I passed my PMP exam with flying colors! Couldn’t have done it without this class!"
This was an awesome PMP boot camp! The help I got on the PMP exam application was excellent. The course materials and curriculum were high quality. Definitely the best PMP prep program out there!"
Nikki Choyce, PMP® - Over 20 years in project management field, including consulting, training, and 10 years of Microsoft Project. Industry experience includes information technology, insurance, manufacturing, marketing, aerospace, construction, and telecommunications.
Erica Kirwan, PMP® - Served as Senior Project Manager for numerous projects with Fortune 200 financial services company. Over 7 years of process and project management experience methodologies. Education background includes BS in Computer Information Systems, MPA, and Project Management Certification.
Brian J. Galli holds a doctoral degree in Engineering Management from Old Dominion University. He also holds a Bachelors of Science in Industrial Engineering, from Binghamton University (SUNY Binghamton), as well as Masters of Science in Engineering Management, from Missouri University of Science & Technology. He is a licensed professional engineer in New York State and holds a certification as a Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt. The author’s major field of study is continuous improvement and project management integration. He works as an Assistant Professor of Management Engineering at Long Island University – Post. He also owns Apex Strategies, Ltd, a company that that specializes in continuous improvement consulting and training initiatives. He also has experience in applying industrial engineering and continuous improvement tools and concepts in a wide variety of arenas, including healthcare, manufacturing, transactional, and service environments.
Students enrolled in this program should have at least two years experience managing projects or complete the Essentials of Project Management program.
This program can be taken from either a Mac or a PC. It is compatible with the Windows XP and later operating systems and IE 7 and later browsers. There are no specific computer requirements other than an Internet connection, e-mail account, Microsoft Word (for assignment submissions), and Windows Media Player (which is available as a free download). We recommend that you use the latest version of Internet Explorer in place of other Web browsers. Adobe Flash Player and Adobe Acrobat Reader are required for this program. Click Here to download the Acrobat Reader. Click Here to download the Flash Player.
ed2go will provide the required textbooks for this program:
You’ll be introduced to project management fundamentals, and learn to identify all internal and external influences and project lifecycle phases. On top of that foundation, you’ll be shown to plan and initiate a project, and be exposed to time management techniques. Additionally, project budget, quality assurance, and communications process will be defined. Resource procurement, and risk and stakeholder management are discussed, as well as the project execution and control phases of scope, scheduling, cost, and closure. The result is a comprehensive synopsis of the complete project management breadth and timeline.
Yes, since ed2go programs are online, you never have to actually travel to the school. Most schools offer telephone or online registration.
|This program is self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start and finish at your own pace. Upon registering, you're given six (6) months to complete this program.|
No additional materials are required for this program.
ed2go courses are non-credit courses, so they do not qualify for federal aid. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses. Additionally, some students may qualify for financial assistance when they enroll, if they meet certain requirements.
Yes, this program can be taken on a Mac.
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Students may wish to sit for the PMP® certification exam. Students will need to arrange and pay for the tests independently from this program.
Yes. You will find that this program starts from the ground up laying a solid foundation of project management terminology and concepts. Then, after you gain a foundation, you will move on to mastering the concepts with a level of expertise that you can bring into the industry. You can even qualify to take national certifying exams when you complete the program.
The time allotted to complete your program has been calculated based on the number of course hours. If after a concerted effort, you are still unable to complete your program on time, your Student Advisor will help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that a fee may be charged for an extension.
Our programs are all open enrollment. You can register and start the program as soon as you are ready.
Please note: Once the program curriculum is accessed online or through submission of a material shipment confirmation, refunds cannot be issued.
ed2go programs will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. We don’t provide direct job placement services, but our facilitators and career counselors will help you build your resume and are available to give advice on finding your first job. Facilitators will also be available to use as a professional reference upon completion of the program. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.
The textbooks required for the course are mentioned below. These are provided by Ed2Go as part of the material.
You could choose from any of the below options after completing the PMP® Prep course: