Project Management Institute Student Resource Portal

Welcome to the Project Management Institute (PMI) resource page. You have your whole career ahead of you — so let us help you move forward with the best resources. As a part of PMI’s partnership with Northeastern University, you'll find courses to grow your skills, resources to boost your academic success and tools to prepare you for the job market.

As a Northeastern University Student, get 30% off CAPM® or PMP® exam fees. Just as your degree from Northeastern validates your academic qualifications, certifications from PMI improve your skills and employability to employers.

Project Management Institute (PMI) is the world’s leading professional organization for millions of project professionals.


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Are you ready to take the CAPM® or PMP® exam? Submit a request for your Unique Discount Code* using your Northeastern University Student email.

Only ONE request per student allowed.

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Did You Know?


project professionals will be needed globally by 2030.


people need to enter project management-oriented jobs each year to meet the demand.

Higher Wages

for PMP®-certified professionals is likely, based on the 11th edition of PMI’s Earning Power: Project Management Salary Survey.

Join PMI with Student Membership and become a part of your local chapter!

Develop project management skills, expand your knowledge and networking contacts, and unlock future professional opportunities. Students who are a part of a Northeastern University accredited program qualify for a 12-month student membership for $10 (regular price $32) through December 2023. Please reach out to your Northeastern University student advisor or career counselor for this university discount code on student membership.

You'll get:

  • Discounts on certifications, products, and courses. PMI student members receive additional savings with their Northeastern CAPM® and PMP® certification discounts.
  • Access to local and global communities for networking with more than 650,000 project peers and mentors.
  • Online & face-to-face events for professional development. Plus ways to earn FREE PDUs.


Northeastern University Student Price (You Save 68%)

$10 USD/year
$32 USD/year

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Discounted Products

Project Management Professional (PMP)®

The PMP® certification is recognized by employers worldwide. It proves you have the ability to lead projects for any organization and in any industry.


Am I Eligible for the PMP®?

If you have real-world project management experience, you’ve finished the hardest part. Before you apply, make sure you meet one of the following sets of PMP® certification requirements:

Four-Year Degree

  • 36 months of experience leading projects within the past eight years
  • 35 hours of project management education/training or CAPM® certification

High School Diploma or Associate Degree:

  • 60 months of experience leading projects within the past eight years
  • 35 hours of project management education/training or CAPM® certification

Note: Graduates of the GAC-accredited degree program at Northeastern receive a 12-month reduction to project management experience when applying for their PMP® (and other certifications as well).

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Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)®

Not ready for the PMP® yet? Obtain our entry-level project management certification and distinguish your skills in the job market. The CAPM® certification is an essential first step in building your career as a project manager.


Am I Eligible for the CAPM®?

To sit for the exam, you must meet the following CAPM® requirements:

  • Have a secondary degree, such as a high school diploma, GED (general educational development) or global equivalent.
  • Have at least 23 contact hours of project management education completed before the exam, such as project management education at Northeastern University.

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Full Price Products

PMI Study Hall

PMI Study Hall is the ultimate study buddy. It fits your daily schedule and rides along with you to help take the stress out of PMP prep.

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Free Products and Resources 

Career Navigator

Based on your interests and goals, Career Navigator creates a personalized action plan to match you with the perfect growth opportunities.

Plan My Career


A free, 45-minute digital course and toolkit that guides you through the basics of project management, so you can effectively launch your project(s) from start to finish.

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Academic Resource Library

This interactive digital flyer is made with you in mind! Browse the virtual library and get information on funding opportunities, learning tools, certifications, and awards.

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