Project Management

Students in the Project Management track earn up to 19 stackable credits, including an undergraduate certificate, which apply directly to undergraduate degree programs at Peirce College.

Graduates are prepared for the Project Management Institute’s Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) exam, which is recognized by employers around the country and enhances your credibility and effectiveness working on project teams. It is an ideal credential for career changers interested in gaining competencies in project management.

Peirce awards 3 credits for CAPM® certification.

Peirce counselors will connect graduates with employment opportunities in the region and help them apply for jobs, prepare for interviews and leverage the College’s alumni network.

Courses and Certifications



PLA option

PRC 101 Peirce Orientation



ENG 101 English Composition


PLA option

MGT 114 Essentials of Customer Service


PLA option

BIS 111 Applied Software Fundamentals


PLA option

COM 202 Intercultural Communications



MGT 126 Organizations and People



CAPM® training courses and exams




19 credits


* Peirce awards 3 credits for CAPM® certification.

Why Project Management?

Median Salary:

  • Entry-level $56,000
  • 3-5 years of experience:  $80,000

Job Growth:  projected 33% increase

Sources: and Project Management Institute.

Examples of lower wage jobs with a skills match:

  • Hospitality workers
  • Retail sales workers
  • Telemarketers
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