College of the Extended University

Project Management Professional (PMP)

Project Management Online

The Project Management Professional (PMP) certificate is designed to provide you with the key concepts in project management and help you become an effective leader.  The in-depth course concepts can benefit individuals who are considering project management opportunities, or those who have work experience and plan to pursue the PMP certification exam administered by Project Management Institute (PMI). 

This course covers the concepts, theory, practical material, and ethics required as formal training for the PMP certification examination as set forth by the Project Management Institute (PMI). 

Subject matter format following PMI’s guidelines:

  • People
  • Process
  • Business Environment with predictive, agile and hybrid approaches
  • Course material based on the 6th edition of the PMBOK
  • Fulfills the 35 contact hours of formal training requirement for the PMP certification exam

PMI Requirements:

Participants need to adhere to PMI’s PMP certification education and experience requirements which include:

  • Secondary degree (high school diploma, associate’s degree or the global equivalent)
  • 7,500 hours leading and directing projects
  • *35 hours of project management education OR CAPM certification


  • Four-year degree
  • 4,500 hours leading and directing projects
  • *35 hours of project management education OR CAPM certification

*This PMP Certification course fulfills the 35 hours of project management education requirement.

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Paul Wyrick is a Project Management leader with over 20 years of experience in the areas of Project Portfolio, Program, and Project management. Additionally, he brings a high level of expertise in the areas of project costing, strategic planning, budget planning, and resource planning. He has managed various international and domestic projects, programs, and products in the financial services, healthcare, commercial software, public utilities, manufacturing industries, and non-profit organizations.  Mr Wyrick’s entire career has involved managing project teams & stakeholders virtually utilizing industry standard remote meeting management & video conferencing techniques.  He has an MBA from Pepperdine University, a BS in Computer Science from Cal State Fullerton, and is a PMI certified Project Management Professional (PMP).

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This course will be offered over an 8 week period covering 40 hours of online material with 3 required synchronous live online class meetings using Zoom and Blackboard platforms.  All course material will be online consisting of videos, reading assignments, case studies, and practice test materials to be completed by the student anytime within the 8 week course duration.  Information about accessing Zoom and the other online class materials will be provided upon course registration.

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Course Offerings:

Alumni Discounts

If you are a current member of the CPP Alumni Association, please email with your proof of membership and you will be provided with a promotional code to use at the time of registration to save 10% on your tuition fee. You can join the Alumni Association at this link:

If you are a CPP Alumni and do not wish to join the Alumni Association, please email with your Bronco ID number and you will be provided with a promotional code to use at the time of registration to save 5% on your tuition fee.

*Please do not register for this course until you have your promotional code as you will be charged the full tuition.

PMP 200: Project Management Professional
Register Course Code Session Dates Hours Fees
PMP 200 (SU20-1) July 11 - August 29th 40 $1250


Synchronous sessions will be “Live session via ZOOM” and you will be provided access. You will be interacting online with your instructor and classmates for the entire time between 9 and 1 pm. A Wi-Fi or Internet connection is required.

“Activity,” indicates that is asynchronous session, it is a self-study session, you do not have to log in during these sessions.  The instructor will provide more details of the expectation for the Activity/asynchronous session.