Project Management Technical Diploma

Program Code: 311962

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

Some credits from this technical diploma apply toward the following associate degree(s):

Leadership Development, 101961

Manufacturing Operations Management, 101965

Some credits from the following certificate(s) apply toward this technical diploma:

Health Care Leadership, 901967

Quality Improvement & Innovation, 901968

Employment Potential

A graduate of the program will have the potential for employment in the following areas:

  • Project Assistant
  • Project Leader
  • Project Manager
  • Project Coordinator

Requirements for Program Entry

  • Apply at
  • Submit high school, GED, or HSED transcripts and college transcripts (if applicable) to
  • Tip! Our admission advisors will assist you through every step. Have questions? Connect with NWTC Admissions at or 920-498-5444.
Curriculum: Students following the study plan below will complete the Project Management technical diploma in the number of semesters shown.
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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.

Program Outcomes

  • 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.

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. To find out more about which of your program courses may offer an opportunity during this academic year, contact your academic advisor or visit