Graduate Certificate in IT Project Management

The Certificate in IT Project Management provides information systems practitioners and business professionals with the fundamental knowledge needed to manage information technology projects. This certificate is awarded on completion of the required course work. Individuals may work on the certificate part-time without being formally enrolled in a degree program, or may complete it as a part of the M.S. degree in Management Information Systems or as part of the MBA degree program.

Course Prerequisites

Students enrolled in courses for the online Graduate Accelerated Programs (GAP) must be registered and pay all tuition, fees, and assessments by the program’s deadline each semester.

Grading Policy

Candidates for the certificate will be expected to complete course requirements with a grade of B (3.0) or better (a grade of B- or lower is not acceptable).


MIS 513Management Information Systems 1,23
MIS 552System Analysis And Design3
MIS 573Project and Change Management3
Total Hours9

If MIS 513 has been taken as part of another MIS graduate certificate, the student must substitute an additional UIS Management Information Systems course, not included as a required course in another certificate.


All MBA students may use MIS 525 a substitute for MIS 513 since the course content for MIS 525 is the same as MIS 513.