Prep for Certified Associate in Project Management Credential Examination

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CAPM® is a valuable entry-level certification for project managers. Designed for those with little or no experience, the CAPM® designation indicates to employers your understanding of the functional knowledge, terminology, and processes of effective project management. The course is a study guide for the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM® ) credential examination and is based on PMI’s® A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) - Fifth Edition.

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Course Fees & Schedule

Course Location

Course Dates

Course Fee

Villanova University
800 E. Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085

November 7, 14, 21
Saturdays: 8:30am-5:00pm

PMI Member: $750.00
Non-PMI Member: $850.00
(Includes all materials)

Tuition includes all learning materials, including PMBOK® 5th edition.

Parking Fees, if applicable, are not included.


About the Program

Prep for CAPM® examination is a fast-paced, three day, exam preparation course. The program is intended for individuals with little to no experience in project management who are looking to gain their first certification. Participation in this course will expose students to the PMI® standards and principals of project management along with concentration on strategies to successfully pass the CAPM® exam. Students who attend all 3 sessions will receive a certificate of completion along with 2.3 Continuing Education Units (CEU’s) to be used as the 23 hours of education required to sit for the CAPM exam.

Please visit for eligibility requirements, on-line application and fees to sit for the CAPM® Credential Examination.

Why enroll in this Course?

  • Villanova University is one of the first universities in the region to provide both in-class instruction and online testing resources to ensure the success of their project management students.
  • Learn the entire Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®) 5th Editionwhich the PMP® exam is based on.
  • Tuition includes three printed books with over 650 pages of content and access to an online portal with exam prep resources.
  • Stay on track to complete your CAPM® studies with our structures learning system.

Course Curriculum

The Villanova University Prep for CAPM® Exam utilizes a hybrid learning system that includes in-class instruction along with interactive online materials. Students will be provided with printed curriculum for each class along with access for one year to an online system that includes tools such as:

  • Pre-Test: Evaluate initial knowledge to identify areas of strength and weakness.
  • Smart-Study™: Build a customized study plan to optimize study time.
  • Chapter Quizzes: Test comprehension, retention, and application of concepts. 
  • Flashcards: Review important key terms and features.
  • Progress Reports: Track your activities and scores.
  • PMP Practice Exam: Build confidence with a test that emulates the software used at the PMP exam test center. 

For more information on the Project Management Body of Knowledge™, click here.

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