Project Management - Technical Diploma
The Project Management Technical Diploma encompasses personnel and qualitative issues, as well as the technical, quantitative aspects of managing projects. Courses immerse students in teamwork and team dynamics, helping them develop the skills to tackle complex projects and the savvy to synthesize diverse perspectives. Topics covered include project integration, scheduling, scope and planning, human resources, communication, quality, costs, monitoring, and procurement. The combination of courses build the skills necessary for the role of project manager within a variety of industries.
Follow Your Path
All credits from this technical diploma apply toward the following associate degree(s):
Leadership Development, 101961
Some Credits from this technical diploma apply toward the following associate degree:
Manufacturing Operations Management, 101965
Some credits from the following certificate(s) apply toward this technical diploma:
Health Care Leadership, 901967
Quality Improvement & Innovation, 901968
How do I get started in this program?
Requirements for Program Entry
- Apply at www.nwtc.edu/apply.
- Submit high school, GED, or HSED transcripts and college transcripts (if applicable) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Tip! Our admission advisors will assist you through every step. Have questions? Connect with NWTC Admissions at email@example.com or 920-498-5444.
What are my courses?
Students following the study plan below will complete the Project Management technical diploma in the number of semesters shown.
8 Week 1
- Curriculum Note: The credit for 10-890-101, College 101 is an Institutional Requirement for graduation. Consequently, it is not part of the program requirements, but must be passed with a C or better.
- Identify the different stages involved in project planning.
- Successfully employ common project management tools.
- Utilize relevant milestones in monitoring and measuring progress taking account of budget, expenditure and risk management.
- Demonstrate effective interpersonal communications and conflict management techniques.
- Employ common software tools for project management.
What careers are in my future?
A graduate of the program will have the potential for employment in the following areas:
- Project Assistant
- Project Leader
- Project Manager
- Project Coordinator
What else do I need to know about the program?
Study Abroad Opportunities
The International Programs staff continually seeks opportunities for students to travel abroad for educational experiences that may be offered in association with program courses.
Classes wherever you have an internet connection.
- An in-person career experience, such as an internship, practicum, or credit for prior learning, may be required.
- Some online courses may be held at specific dates/times.
- Classes between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.
- Classes between the hours of 5:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.
- A combination of online classes and Saturday and/or Sunday classes.
- 12 or more credits per term.
- Fewer than 12 credits per term.