"The knowledge I obtained throughout the UM Project Management Professional Certificate Program is priceless. It was interactive, practical, and enjoyable."

Klemen Ferjan, Program Graduate

Thank you for your interest in the Project Management Professional Certificate Program – Healthcare Concentration.

Project Management Professional Certificate Program

Healthcare Concentration

The University of Miami's Project Management Professional Certificate Program is a non-credit program for professionals seeking to enhance their project management abilities and business acumen. Project Management is a critical aspect of organizational performance and can be leveraged to improve the administration of people, process, and business endeavors. Earning your PMP Certificate will demonstrate your competency to employers and strengthen your capacity to effectively manage various business operations.

In this online, self-paced program, you will apply the key concepts, development approaches, and techniques of project management in the Project Management Institute’s, A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK® Guide) – Seventh Edition, Project Management Institute, Inc., 2021 to the healthcare sector. Participants will become subject matter experts in project management concepts as it applies to the healthcare industry and learn methods specific to this field.

Contact the enrollment team to learn how a certificate in PMP - Healthcare can help you achieve your career goals. (request info lead form is on right hand side)

Duration and Cost of the Program

This course is a twelve-week program that provides 48 contact hours and costs $1495. This program satisfies the education requirement for the PMP® exam eligibility.

What Our Course Explores

Project management framework and fundamentals

Project management stages, such as initiating, planning, executing, and closing

Monitoring and controlling project flow

Professional responsibility and accountability


  • A four-year degree
  • 36 months leading projects
  • 35 hours of project management education/training or CAPM® Certification


  • A high school diploma or an associate degree (or global equivalent)
  • 60 months leading projects
  • 35 hours of project management education/training or CAPM® Certification

Course Information

This program is offered through the Office of Professional Advancement. Certification exams and credentialing are not associated or included with the University of Miami certificate programs. Graduates or participants of a University of Miami certificate program are independently responsible for certification requirements, costs, and fees and are encouraged to view the certification website and contact test administrators to find out exam details and logistics.

for the PMP® or CAPM® exam.

The UM Difference

The expertise of our University of Miami faculty will help participants gain confidence and competency in project management. Our courses are designed with practical workplace application in mind, in addition to strong academic groundings. Participants will benefit from access to UM professors and world-class learning environments through our Office of Professional Advancement.

This program is offered through the University of Miami Division of Continuing and International Education’s Office of Professional Advancement. The Division aims to empower people to reach their full potential through lifelong and lifewide learning. With more than 70 credit and non-credit programs available, the Division focuses on creating continuous learning experiences that transform individuals, organizations, and entire communities. For more information, visit dcie.miami.edu and connect with the Division on Facebook and Twitter.