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The Project Management Center for Excellence currently offers two professional development opportunities

Stay tuned! We’re developing new courses and workshops on “Agile People and Organizations” and “Risk Management.”

Agile Project Management Professional Certificate

Unleash your team’s potential: Master Scrum and the principles of Agile project management to deliver faster, more innovative solutions. After learning the basics of Agile, you’ll explore other frameworks to understand differences in scale, structure, and empowerment. Then you’ll dive into the science and essential principles to achieve the benefits of the Agile method: Speed, Innovation, Leadership, and Control.

We’ve teamed-up with edX to empower professionals with the tools they need to master Agile Project Management on the job – all without having to be enrolled in a formal educational degree program.

Agile edX Program

Project Management Symposium

For two days, project managers from the Baltimore-Washington metropolitan area, and abroad, join together to share experiences, make connections, and learn the best project management practices.

  • Network with over 430 project managers from a variety of industries: federal, state and local government; academia; private consultants; not-for-profit agencies; university faculty and students; industry associations; and construction management firms.
  • Learn from five featured speakers and over 50 individual sessions in five concurrent tracks
  • Earn professional development units (PDUs)
Symposium Website

Half-Day Workshops

Bring our in-person workshops on Mastering Agile Project Management straight to your organization.  The five-part series can be delivered on-site at your location or on the University of Maryland College Park campus.  The five sessions focus on Applied Scrum, Speed, Innovation, Leadership and Control.  Each session includes exercises to reinforce instructional materials. Minimum number of participants is 10 with a maximum of 25.

“The Mastering Agile Project Management workshops provide clear direction to channel team efforts in a more concise manner. I highly recommend this program to any organization relying on teams to get things done.”  — Debbie Gray, Director of Human Resources, GTMR Inc.

These workshops were developed in partnership with the PMI Southern Maryland Chapter.

Contact Kathleen Frankle (kfrankle@umd.edu) for more information about delivering the series at your organization.

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