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Project Management

Registration for Winter 2016 classes now open!
There are no prerequisites for the course.  Who should attend?
  • Anyone responsible for completing projects/assignments on time, under budget while meeting customer requirements.
  • Those interested in learning the core knowledge tested on the Project Management Institute's certification exams (PMP® and CAPM®).
  • People interested in advancing their knowledge of Project Management.
Note: This course provides a foundation in the core knowledge tested on the PMP ® and CAPM ® certification exams, but those exams are not part of this course.  Specific educational and experience requirements must be met before one is eligible for certification through the Project Management Institute; see their website for more details.

This course is designed for experienced professionals as well as those preparing for the working world. It provides broad coverage of project management principles and best practices to help participants become leading edge project managers. The Project Management Principles and Best Practices Certificate Program is a registered education provider with the Project Management Institute.

The course has one broad objective: to advance participant’s knowledge of Project Management principles and best practices. Course content will focus on:

  • PMI's ten knowledge management areas (Project Integration, Scope, Human Resource, Time, Cost, Quality, Risk, Communications, Stakeholder, and Procurement Management)
  • PMI’s 5 Process Groups (Initiating, Planning, Executing, Monitoring and Control, and Closing),
  • The establishment of a comprehensive baseline project plan,
  • Use of best practices (practical and theoretical),
  • An examination and use of a wide variety of specific project tools.
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Course of Study
The course consists of 35 contact hours

Program Format
In-person, instructor-led classes.  Lunches will not be provided; a one-hour break will be given on days longer than 4 hours to allow students to obtain their own meals.
Course Details
  • Course cost is $1,500 per student.
  • Each student will be provided with course material on the first night of class. Course materials include: A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide), Fifth Edition, and a binder of the instructors powerpoint slides. 
  • A full 100% tuition refund will be allowed if the student drops before the course start date. No refunds will be given after this date.
  • Please note, lunch will not be provided. A one (1) hour break will be allotted for participants to acquire their own meal. 

Course Outline

     Project Management CEBA 15000- offered in October and May

  Session                                    Knowledge Management Topics
Sessions 1 & 2:

Introduction, Project Integration, Project Scope, and Project Human Resource Management

Sessions 3 & 4:

Project Time and Cost Management

Sessions 5 & 6:

Project Quality, Project Risk, Project Procurement, and Project Communications Management

*Project Stakeholder Management is discussed throughout all 6 sessions

     Project Management Exam Review CEBA 15100- offered in January

SessionKnowledge Management Topics
Session 1Introduction to Project Management, Project Integration Management
Session 2Project Scope Management, Project Time Management
Session 3Project Cost Management, Project Quality Management
Session 4Project Human Resource Management, Project Communications Management, Project Risk Management
Session 5Project Procurement Management, Project Stakeholder Management, Professional Responsibility
Course Information
Registration: Winter course registration Now Open. To register click HERE and enter CEBA 15100 in the search window.
Meeting Dates: See detailed schedule below.
Macomb-OU INCubator
Velocity Collaboration Center 
6633 Eighteen Mile Road 
Sterling Heights, MI 48314

CEBA 15100

Winter 2016
Macomb-OU INCubator

Meeting Times & Dates

Friday, January 15, 2016
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Saturday, January 16, 2016
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Friday, January 22, 2016
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Saturday, January 23, 2016
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Friday, January 29, 2016
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Snow Day Make-up If Needed
Saturday, January 30, 2016
9:00 am to 12:00 pm


CEBA 15000 Course Information
Registration: Spring course registration will open in 2016.
Meeting Dates: See detailed schedule below.
Auburn Hills University Center


CEBA 15000

Spring 2016
Auburn Hills University Center

Meeting Times & Dates

Friday, April 29, 2016
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Saturday, April 30, 2016
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Friday, May 6, 2016
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Saturday, May 7, 2016
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Saturday, May 14, 2016
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

*Oakland University reserves the right to cancel courses due to low enrollment.  To allow maximum enrollment, you will be notified of course cancellation 24 hours before the course start date via your home Email or phone on record.