Certificate Academic Calendar

Certificate program courses are offered in four, eight, 12 or 16 week durations. All courses start on the first of the month and are offered on a monthly, bi-monthly or quarterly basis.* For more information see our certificate FAQs page.

There is no scheduled time off for holidays. If your class has a scheduled live session on a holiday, your instructor will make alternative arrangements.

The table below indicates which courses are offered in each timeframe.

*Courses can be canceled due to low enrollment.

Class Duration Schedule

Four-Week Duration

Discipline Courses
Project Management
  • Essentials of Project Management
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)® Exam Prep

Eight-Week Duration

Discipline Courses
Project Management
  • Mastering Project Management
  • Project Management Capstone
Lean Six Sigma
  • Lean Six Sigma
  • Six Sigma Green Belt
Contract Management
  • Essentials of Commercial Contract Management
  • Essentials of Government Contract Management
  • Advanced Contract Management
Business Process
Improvement Essentials
  • Essentials of Lean Six Sigma
Business Process Management
  • Essentials of Business Process Management
  • Mastering Process Methodology & Solutions
  • Advanced Process Strategy & Practices
  • Essentials of Cybersecurity
  • Mastering Cybersecurity/Security+
Business Analysis
  • Essentials of Business Analysis
  • Mastering Business Analysis
  • Essentials of Data Visualization
Business Intelligence
  • Essentials of Business Intelligence
  • Mastering Data Management & Technology
  • Advanced Data Architecture & Intelligence
Human Resources
  • Mastering Organizational Effectiveness
  • Foundations of Agile Methodology
  • Applications of Agile Principles
  • Leading Agile Teams
  • Strategic Organizational Leadership
  • Maximizing Team Effectiveness
  • Finance & Accounting for the Non-Financial Manager

12-Week Duration

Discipline Courses
Human Resources
  • Human Resource Management
Lean Six Sigma
  • Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt

16-Week Duration

Discipline Courses
Lean Six Sigma
  • Lean Six Sigma Black Belt

Project Management Professional (PMP) is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

VA Benefit Eligibility: Visit the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Web Enabled Approval Management System (WEAMS) to view which programs of study or courses are currently certified. Benefit certification depends upon your VA determined eligibility, enrollment status and certified program of study.