Certification Benefits

Skilled project managers are in demand around the world. A globally recognized project management certification shows employers that you have the knowledge, experience and education to effectively contribute to project team success.

Top Reasons for Earning a PMI Certification

Certification is an important step in career development and recognizes quailfied and competent individuals.



PMI certifications are not based on one specific methodology, so they’re flexible and adaptable. You can easily transfer them between industries, market segments and geographic locations.

Up-to-Date Skills

We continually conduct in-depth studies to ensure that our certifications actually reflect the current skills, knowledge and best practices you need to succeed.

Encourage Professional Growth

You never have to worry about a PMI certification becoming obsolete. Our certification maintenance program encourages you to continually develop your skills and stay current as the profession changes.

Earn More

PMI certification offers financial benefits — it positively impacts project manager salaries — and helps you stand out and better market yourself to prospective employers.

World Renowned

Part of that marketability comes from the prestige of our certifications. We have provided project management certifications for over 25 years, and our PMP® credential was the first one designed specifically for project managers.

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Learn more about what sets PMI certifications apart and how they can benefit you and your career.

  • What Makes PMI Certifications Stand Apart?

    What Makes PMI Certifications Stand Apart?

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