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Engineering Project Management

Graduate Certificate

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Program Intro

Project management is an essential skill for every engineer. The goal of the engineering project management graduate certificate is to build the skills you need to plan, organize and manage projects successfully.

As part of the world-renowned Purdue system, you’ll benefit from small class sizes that foster close interactions with faculty – as well as longstanding connections with the industries in our region.

Curriculum Overview

All courses taken for this certificate can be put toward the Master of Science in Engineering degree if you’re admitted to that program.

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Program Requirements

Admission to this certificate program requires a bachelor’s degree in engineering or approval of the engineering graduate coordinator. An online application to the certificate program is also required.

Beyond the Classroom

We encourage you to get involved in activities like:

  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Society of Women Engineers
  • National Society of Black Engineers
  • Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers

Career Paths

This program prepares you for a range of careers, including:

  • Mechanical engineering manager
  • Civil engineering manager
  • Construction manager


Well-trained engineering project managers are in high demand by engineering companies of all kinds.

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