Are you ready to drive change and meet the global demand?

Across the globe, research indicates there is a persistent gap between the demand for project management skills and the availability of talent. The global economy needs 25 million new project management oriented professionals to enter the workforce by 2030.

(Source: PMI Talent Gap: Ten-Year Employment Trends, Costs, and Global Implications, June 2021)


Villanova is a Project Management Institute (PMI) Authorized Training Partner (ATP), offering courses and programs that are designed for professionals desiring to enter the project management field, as well as seasoned project professionals looking to add a new credential.

All students learn tools and techniques to breakdown an overwhelming project into manageable elements that result in measurable growth, economic value added and employee satisfaction and retention.

Villanova University's College of Professional Studies offers a fully online Applied Project Management program comprised of three courses, and in person Intro to Project Management and PMP® Exam Preparation courses. These courses can also be customized and run as corporate or group training courses. Build your project management expertise through Villanova to help advance your career and enhance your company's goals and objectives.

Why prepare with an Authorized Training Partner like Villanova University?

  • All Villanova project management courses have been reviewed and approved by PMI.
  • Most courses are listed in the PMI approved course catalog and eligible for professional development (PDU's) for recertification.
  • You will learn from a PMI-vetted and trained instructor.


PMP, PMI REP Logo, PMBOK and CAPM are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.


College of Professional Studies

800 E. Lancaster Avenue
Vasey Hall, Room 103
Villanova, PA 19085

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Important Notices for Distance Education Students

The following includes important information for students participating in online courses, online programs and/or on-ground clinicals or practicums while physically located outside of Pennsylvania.

Read the Notices for Distance Education Students


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Enhance your resume.

Professional education classes enable you to add new skills, expertise, or credentials to your resume and make you even more valuable to your employer.

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Expand your professional network.

Communicating and building relationships with your classmates and instructors can open new doors in your career.

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Learn from industry experts.

All programs are taught by instructors who have worked or who are currently working in the field, and who are able to share practical applications and real world examples of topics in the course.