Project Management Fast Track Certificate


Advance Your Career as a Project Manager in 9 or 12 Months

UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education's "Fast Track" Certificate format is a convenient way to accelerate your training and quickly advance your career.

  • Complete your certificate program in just 9 or 12 months
  • Save 15% with our pre-pay pricing option
  • Take advantage of free career assistance from our partner, TEKSystems

In order to participate in the Project Management Fast Track Certificate Program, you must complete six required program courses and be prepared to take up to two courses per quarter. 

For general information about Fast Track, please visit the Fast Track FAQ page.

Academic Units
Section Number
Instruction Method
Online class

Association Credits

Project Management Institute (PMI)
174.00 PDU hours

Section Notes

To participate in the Project Management Fast Track Certificate Program, you will take one to two courses each quarter, starting in Spring 2024 and ending in Fall 2024. You must be available to take the online sections listed below.
To sign up for the Fast Track option, enroll in this section, pay for the program (at the discounted Fast Track rate) and you will be enrolled in the courses listed below.
Students who need to change from the set course plan as outlined below will have to withdraw from the Fast Track program and are subject to additional fees. Students must achieve a grade of C or higher (not a C minus) in order for the course to count towards the certificate requirements.

Spring Quarter 2024

April 1 - June 16, 2024
234PMG650 Foundations of Successful Project Management
234PMG651 Establishing Higher Functioning Project Teams & Managing Resources

Summer Quarter 2024

June 17 - September 8, 2024
241PMG652 Mastering Project Time and Cost Management
241PMG654 Navigating Project Procurement

Fall Quarter 2024

September 9 - December 8, 2024
242PMG655 Managing Project Risk and Integration
242PMG653 Controlling Quality in Project Management

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Enrollment Policies

Students enrolled in the Fast Track series receive a discounted program fee. If your plans change, a request to drop (or transfer) to another offering of a series or course must be received within two weeks of the course start date.

Refund deadline: 4/15/2024. Refunds and/or enrollment transfers will not be approved after this date.

Click here to view complete enrollment policy information including details on drops, refunds, and transfers.