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The Benefits of PMI for Young Professionals

Hear from current students and young professionals how PMI has helped them with creating a career path in the growing field of project management.

Benefits of PMI for Students

PMI is the world’s leading project management organization. Joining PMI can help you launch your career and prepare you to change the world. The career-boosting benefits of PMI:

  • Network with industry professionals
  • Search PMIs industry Job Board
  • Discounts on resources and certifications that advance your career
  • A global network of 2.9 million, including peers, advocates and mentors
  • Access thousands of tools, templates and resources on

Student membership costs just US $32 annually.

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PMI Annual Virtual Student Summit

This event is full of opportunities for students and emerging professionals interested in project management. Join on-demand sessions covering user experience and artificial intelligence, and career trajectories of rising leaders in project management.

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Gain a Competitive Edge with CAPM

As you start your career in project management, the CAPM is an asset that will distinguish you in the job market and enhance your credibility and effectiveness leading or working on project teams. In addition, you can earn the CAPM while still in school.

Save money with the Student Bundle

As a student, you can save $43 by combining PMI student membership and CAPM® Certification.

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