The Graduate Certificate in Applied Project Management and the Graduate Certificate in Advanced Project Management are intended to help you advance your career, prepare yourself for the PMP® certification exam,* or prepare you for graduate study in the field of project management.

All credits earned in the project management certificate programs may be applied toward Walden’s MS in Project Management degree program.

To find out how earning a certificate can accelerate your progress toward a master’s degree, please contact an enrollment advisor at 1-866-492-5336.

PMP is a registered certification mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

*Eligibility for the PMP® credential requires individuals to first attain specific educational and project management experience, including 35 contact hours of project management education and a minimum of three years, or 36 months, of project management experience, during which at least 4,500 hours were spent leading and directing project tasks. The final step in earning the PMP credential is passing the PMP exam. For more information, visit the Project Management Institute (PMI) website at