UW Offers New IT Project Management Program on edX
  • May 24, 2017
UW Offers New IT Project Management Program on edX
  • May 24, 2017

Driven by growing demand locally and nationally, the University of Washington recently launched a new offering on the online learning platform edX: the IT Project Management program.

This latest addition to our massive open online courses, or MOOCs, includes a trio of courses that cover the fundamentals of IT project management, giving students a solid foundation to build from going forward in their careers.

Over the course of the program, students learn about the most commonly used project management methods in the IT field, how to align projects with the overall business strategy and how to work with global teams, among other topics.

Enjoy Flexible, Self-Paced Learning

Interested in boosting your skills? You can enroll in all three courses or just take one or two. The format is self-paced, so you can start when you want and work at any speed you’d like.

Courses and Opening Dates

Earn an XSeries Certificate

IT Project Management is part of the XSeries programs offered by edX. Created by world-renowned experts and top universities, these programs are intended to give you a deep understanding of an in-demand field. An XSeries Certificate also testifies to your knowledge of the material and can be included on your resume or LinkedIn profile.

To be eligible for an XSeries Certificate for the IT Management program, you need to enroll in the Verified Certificate track for each course, at a cost of $79 per course. If you don’t want to pursue the Verified Certificate track, you can also take each course for free.

Looking to continue your project management education? You’ll find that the edX program gives you an excellent foundation for succeeding in our Certificate in Project Management


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