Certificate in Construction Project Management

Degree Type

Offered through the Department of Civil, Environmental & Architectural Engineering, WPI’s Construction Project Management certificate gives you a graduate-level introduction into managing complex construction projects at every stage, from resource planning to risk mitigation and reporting.

Designed for those who already possess an undergraduate background in civil engineering or another related field, the four-course Construction Project Management certificate program allows you to focus your studies in areas like cost estimating procedures, building information modeling (BIM), and negotiations and conflict resolution.


To apply for the Construction Project Management certificate program, you should already have a BS in civil engineering or another acceptable engineering field or physical and life sciences discipline (depending on your desired program of study).

You will select at least two and up to four core courses from the following:

Minimum Credits

If you wish to specialize your certificate based on your interests and goals, the remaining courses may be selected from the following:

Minimum Credits
  • You may select other WPI courses in Civil and Environmental Engineering or Business with approval from your academic advisor and course instructor.