Project management is a booming industry. Research predicts that by 2027,
Who should study ECU's Graduate Certificate of Strategic Project Management?
ECU's online Graduate Certificate of Strategic Project Management is for professionals who want to build their expertise in adaptive agile approaches to project management.
Upon successfully completing your graduate certificate, you can continue your studies to gain a Graduate Diploma of Project Management or fast-track your Master of Project Management. This will allow you to gain advanced knowledge of project management and in-demand skills to design, lead and implement change.
Why study a Graduate Certificate of Strategic Project Management with ECU Online?
Industry endorsedThis graduate certificate is endorsed by the Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM). You can join the AIPM as a student member to network and grow your career while you study.
Fast-tracked with flexible optionsOur Graduate Certificate of Strategic Project Management consists of only three units, so you can complete your qualification sooner than other typical graduate certificates. You can also continue your studies to gain a Master of Project Management.
Developed by industry leadersBenefit from the experience of industry experts and project managers specialising in business, innovation, sustainability, policy creation and change management.
Accessible, flexible and supportedThis accessible, flexible course is accelerated and 100% online, so your study fits your busy schedule. Experience an engaging online learning environment with support from academics, Student Success Advisors and fellow students.
AIPM Endorsed Course
Our Graduate Diploma of Project Management has been endorsed by the Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM).
AACSB International Accreditation
The Business disciplines at ECU are accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International, which is synonymous with excellence in business education. Less than 6 per cent of the world’s schools offering business degree programs hold accreditation with AACSB International.
Applied skills for real-world scenarios
Explore case studies, apply critical thinking and develop technical skills to solve actual business problems across industries.
Global knowledge to meet industry demands
Demonstrate your skills across a global body of project management knowledge and practice as you apply your learning.
Innovative solutions for contemporary issues
Investigate contemporary project management issues as you learn how to drive organisational change and promote sustainable practices.
2023 Good Universities Guide
ECU was rated five stars for Postgraduate Overall Experience.
2023 THE Subject Rankings
ECU has ranked in the top 250 universities in the world for Business and Economic studies.
2022 THE Young University Rankings
ECU has again been ranked in the world's top 100 universities under 50 years old.
- 2022 AFR BOSS Best Business Schools list
ECU ranked as the #1 Business School for Quality.
Upon completing the online Graduate Certificate of Strategic Project Management, you will have the skills and knowledge to succeed in a variety of roles, including:
- Agile Project Manager
- Agile Project Delivery Manager
- Iteration Manager
- Senior Project Manager
- Senior Program Manager
- Project Management Officer
According to Seek, project manager roles advertised in Australia have typically have a salary of $110,000-$160,000.