Published 05/12/16

EDC’s Project Management Certificate program ranked the best value

Bryant University’s Executive Development Center’s Project Management certificate program was named the #1 best value, according to valuecolleges.com.

The program beat more than 150 schools for that distinction. Following Bryant in the top five were: California Institute of Technology, North Carolina State, Rutgers University and the University of Chicago. The rankings were measured by factors including cost and starting salaries.

"We continue to receive high marks for delivering a quality training program."

Valuecolleges.com says “Bryant has been featured by U.S. News & World Report, the Princeton Review, and others for their top-tier quality, high-level business connections, and overall great value. For working professionals who want further credentialing to move into project management positions without another degree, Bryant offers a top-notch Project Management Certificate program that can prepare students for a PMP certification.”

Bryant’s accredited Project Management program offered by the University’s Executive Development Center trains project leaders for personal and professional success, in preparation for the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification or the Certified Associate in Project Management certification.

“We're very proud to receive this recognition of our highly effective Project Management Certificate program,” says Executive Development Center Director Annette Cerilli. “We continue to receive high marks for delivering a quality training program as a Registered Education Provider of the Project Management Institute (PMI). The Executive Development Center's ability to relate the institute’s Body of Knowledge to the real-world application of project management enables students to not only prepare for PMI Certification, but to apply these skills immediately to become more effective in their careers. Through our classroom and online programs we've seen our graduates achieve national certification, receive greater responsibility in their organization, and transition to new roles.”

Through its professional certification and certificate programs, Bryant’s Executive Development Center empowers companies and individuals to gain business advantages. The center works with business partners to develop custom education solutions that best suit unique business needs.