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Google Project Management: Professional Certificate

Start your path to a career in project management. In this program, you’ll learn in-demand skills that will have you job-ready in less than six months. No degree or experience is required.

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6 Months

Under 10 hours of study a week

English

Beginner Level

No prior experience required.

100% Self-Paced

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Get started in the in-demand field of project management with a Professional Certificate from Google. Learn how to manage projects using traditional and agile methods, create project documentation, and develop strategic communication skills.

Common job titles: Project Manager, Project Coordinator, Project Assistant, Operations Manager, Operations Associate, Program Manager, Scrum Master, Project Associate, Project Analyst, Project Administrator, Technical Project Manager

¹Burning Glass Labor Insight Report data (median with 0-5 years experience), United States, 4/1/21-3/31/22.
²Career improvement (e.g. new job/career, promotion, raise) within 6 mos. of completion based on cert. grad survey responses, U.S. 2021.

$73,000
median entry-level salary¹

75%
of Google certificate grads report career improvement²

479,000
in-demand job openings in project management¹

150+
Connect with over 150 U.S. employers post-completion

¹Burning Glass Labor Insight Report data (median with 0-5 years experience), United States, 4/1/21-3/31/22.
²Career improvement (e.g. new job/career, promotion, raise) within 6 mos. of completion based on cert. grad survey responses, U.S. 2021.

Skills you will gain

  • Organizational Culture

  • Career Development

  • Strategic Thinking

  • Change Management

  • Project Management

  • Stakeholder Management

  • Business Writing

  • Project Charter

  • Project Planning

  • Risk Management

  • Task Estimation

  • Procurement

About this Professional Certificate

What you will learn

  • Gain an immersive understanding of the practices and skills needed to succeed in an entry-level project management role

  • Learn how to create effective project documentation and artifacts throughout the various phases of a project

  • Learn the foundations of Agile project management, with a focus on implementing Scrum events, building Scrum artifacts, and understanding Scrum roles

  • Practice strategic communication, problem-solving, and stakeholder management through real-world scenarios

What is a Professional Certificate?

Build the Skills to Get Job Ready

Whether you’re looking to start a new career, or change your current one, Professional Certificates on Coursera help you become job ready. Learn at your own pace, whenever and wherever it’s most convenient for you. Enroll today and explore a new career path with a 7 day free trial. You can pause your learning or end your subscription at any time.

Hands-On Projects

Apply your skills with hands-on projects and build a portfolio that showcases your job readiness to potential employers. You'll need to successfully finish the project(s) to earn your Certificate.

Earn a Career Credential

When you complete all of the courses in the program, you'll earn a Certificate to share with your professional network as well as unlock access to career support resources to help you kickstart your new career. Many Professional Certificates have hiring partners that recognize the Professional Certificate credential and others can help prepare you for a certification exam. You can find more information on individual Professional Certificate pages where it applies.

There are 6 Courses in this Professional Certificate

Course1

Course 1

Foundations of Project Management

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Course2

Course 2

Project Initiation: Starting a Successful Project

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12,093 ratings
Course3

Course 3

Project Planning: Putting It All Together

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7,132 ratings
Course4

Course 4

Project Execution: Running the Project

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