The $2000 registration fee includes customized instruction and a copy of the Project Management workbook by Kay Wais, PMP (program director) 

in this self-paced course. The workbook contains a detailed 52-step roadmap that covers every project management responsibility from project initiation to closure and serves as an excellent resource after the training.

Full payment is due upon registration.

Certificate Requirements

  • The UW-Stout Project Management Certificate is awarded after participants complete 56 hours of learning activities.


  • Full refunds will be granted upon written notification after registration and before the initial contact with Successful Projects.
  • No refunds will be made after the initial contact with Successful Projects.

Program Changes and Cancellation

  • The university reserves the right to make changes in programs and speakers or to cancel programs if enrollment criteria are not met or when conditions beyond its control prevail.
  • Every effort will be made to contact each enrollee if a program is not held for any reason.
  • The university's liability is limited to the refund of the program fee.

Accessibility and Special Needs

  • Notify Professional Education Programs and Services of any disability-related accommodations upon registration.

Want More Information?

  • Contact UW-Stout Professional Education Programs and Services at or 715-232-2793. 
  • Contact Kay Wais ( to set up a one-on-one, no-obligation informational session prior to registration to help you determine if this program is a good match for your needs. This discussion will explain course customization, course design elements and the peer evaluation process.

Why choose the Project Management Certificate from UW-Stout?

    Our program has open enrollment — register at any time to begin
  • Customized course design based on identified professional goals and skill gaps
  • High-quality content based on the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)
  • No classroom sessions — some graduates have chosen to complete their learning activities at a distance
  • Our entire training program can be conducted via online tools and resources if necessary
  • Our instructors use Skype, Web portals, email, and phone to remain in contact if meeting in person is unrealistic
  • Gain practical hands-on experience in managing a real-world project
  • One-on-one coaching with selected program instructor
  • Convenient, self-guided schedule
  • Earn 5.6 continuing education credits (CEUs) from the University of Wisconsin-Stout