MicroMasters® in Project Management

Rochester Institute of Technology on edX

Learn the tools and techniques to successfully manage projects from initiation to closing, and earn a MicroMasters graduate certificate.

About this course

This 8-month MicroMasters Program certificate course delivered through edX is a graduate-level series of courses in which you will develop the leadership skills needed to effectively manage a team that will meet the expectations of your customers and business goals. 

The course is part of RITx online learning and is taught by two experts in Project Management from the Rochester Institute of Technology, highly ranked among US universities.

MicroMasters programs are a series of graduate-level courses from top universities designed to advance your career. MicroMasters program certificates showcase deep learning and in-demand skills to employers and can help you get started on a path toward completing an advanced degree and can count as credit towards a Master’s Degree.

In this project management course, you will learn the tools and techniques to manage the comprehensive project management life cycle for a project from initiation through closing, and how to balance the critical tradeoffs of time, cost, and scope to meet customer expectations. Throughout this course, you’ll also learn to:

  • Apply project management best practices across a variety of industries and businesses.
  • Lead a project to success, and how to capitalize on the leadership and behavioral facets to do so.
  • Navigate the social and cultural aspects, legal and regulatory practices, technology and infrastructure that influence projects’ success in the global market.
Graduate Certificate
Experience Level
8 months

Frequently Asked Questions

Is this really 100% online?

This course is completely online, so you can study from anywhere! All you’ll need is a device with an internet connection, such as a computer or a smartphone. If the course has any live, instructor-led sessions, you may need a microphone and possibly a webcam to fully participate. The instructor will make you aware of this beforehand.