Project Management Certificate

Enhancing your degree

The University of Texas at San Antonio, the UT System and STRADA have partnered to create a special pilot program that helps students build a bold career with the Grow with Google (GwG) Project Management Certificate while they're still in class! 

Students enrolled in the Humanities, Womens' Studies, and Modern Literatures and Languages majors can enroll in the Google Coursera course and earn a Google Project Management Certificate. 

Building your career in class

A Google Project Management Certificate can propel graduates ahead in their career as they gain sought-after skills in the job market. The program can help students strengthen their resumés, and advance in competitive careers. In fact, the entry-level median salary for a project manager is $73,000. With a Google Project Management certificate, students can:

  • Gain valuable skills that can be applied to their personal and professional lives
  • Apply their knowledge to real-world situations
  • Improve their career options by 75%
  • Apply for 479,000 in-demand job openings in project management
  • Connect with over 150 U.S. employers post-completion

Course overview

  • Foundations of Project Management
  • Project Initiation: Starting a Successful Project
  • Project Planning: Putting It All Together
  • Project Execution: Running the Project
  • Agile Project Management
  • Capstone: Applying Project Management in the Real World

Building career-ready skills

The STRADA-Google Project Management Certificate is helping faculty build curricula that support the application of the high-quality education they provide. Students, likewise, have the opportunity to build their portfolio and gain experience that help them succeed when pursuing bold careers.

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Email Claudia Arcolin, the project lead in Academic Innovation's office of Teaching, Learning & Digital Transformation.