7.3 Million
10 year Job Growth
Avg. Starting Salary1
Issuing Authority

MedCerts Program for CAPM Certification

Issuing Authority Project Management Institute

Project Management Institute (PMI) is the world's leading association for those who consider project, program or portfolio management their profession.Through global advocacy, collaboration, education and research, PMI works to prepare more than three million professionals around the world for the Project Economy: the coming economy in which work, and individuals, are organized around projects.

CAPM Certification Detail

The Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) certification shows you possess the knowledge in the principles and terminology of A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), which outlines good practices in project management. Earning your CAPM certification through MedCerts and the Project Management Institute (PMI) certification exam will help you excel in your career as a Project Manager.

Selecting the Right Training Option Program Comparisons

MedCerts training programs are some of the most competitively price ways to start a new career.

MedCerts Community College Online College
Program & Tuition Cost $4,000 average Up to $20,000 $3,000 average
Exam Fees, Books & Materials Included Up to $750 Up to $750
Job Ready In 3–6 months 24–48 months 3–6 months
Schedule Flexibility On-demand 24/7 Set class schedule On-demand 24/7
Travel Requirements None: 100% online On-campus classrooms None: 100% online
Student Support Personal Advisors: text, call, and email access Professors: scheduled office hours Support inbox
Career Coaching Exam-tailor + soft-skill training to build well-rounded careers Exam-based + prerequisites and electives to meet credit hour requirements Exam-specific only
Content Delivery 3D animations, immersive environments, interactive activities, game-based learning Professor lectures Varies: typically videos and presentations

This table is provided for reference only. Actual pricing may vary or change without notice. Pricing is based on an estimated full-cost tuition with fees for a Medical Assistant program or similar program before financial aid or other assistance. Data sampled from MedCerts, Oakland Community College, and Kaplan University.

CAPM Certification Skills Gained

  • Understand the project management process from start to finish
  • Define project prioritization, life cycles and roles
  • Assess project recovery alternatives and develop recovery plans
  • Identify the elements involved in performing and controlling projects
  • Manager project closure and transitioning process
  • Understand how service teams can enhance customer service and customer retention

CAPM Career PathwaysAttainable Jobs

highest Paying

Project/Program Administrative Assistant

A Project/Program Administrative Assistant provides administrative assistance to a program team or project management team. Organizes files and assists with record keeping and data base management.

$30000 - $40000
Estimated Salary1

highest Paying

Program Manager

A Program Manager manages ongoing program activity, or a group of related projects, for a company or organization.

$62000 - $115000
Estimated Salary1

highest Paying

Project Coordinator

Coordinates project team work on projects with a defined scope, start and completion point, and assists the project manager.

$36000 - $57000
Estimated Salary1
1All available job and salary information is from Burning Glass Labor Insights and is updated annually to reflect industry changes.

Project Management Essentials