University Of Houston

Preparing for the PMP Exam

We recommend the Project Management Certificate Program prior to the PMP prep course. The program is completed over five consecutive days.

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PMP Certification Exam Prep

Project Management InstituteThe University of Houston School of Continuing and Professional Studies Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification Exam Preparation course provides a mental model for organizing and recalling information from the PMBOK Guide. The course curriculum is organized chronologically instead of by knowledge area. This focus allows students to study the PMBOK as it relates to the lifecycle of a project. Most importantly, The UH exam prep course covers the project management framework, context and process in accordance with the PMBOK Fifth Edition.

The Exam Prep course focuses on six processes:

  • Initiation Processes
  • Planning Processes
  • Executing Processes
  • Monitoring and Controlling Processes
  • Closing Processes
  • Professional Responsibility