Embry-Riddle to Offer Career-Boosting Project Management Exam Prep Course

For professionals and job seekers looking to elevate their career and boost earning potential, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University will offer a new professional education course, open to the public, aimed at providing vital information and insight that will help qualified participants prepare for the Project Management Professional (PMP ®) exam.

Embry-Riddle’s Project Management Exam Preparation Course, an in-depth, intensive and hands-on 11-week class, will take place from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays starting Oct. 3 at the University’s Daytona Beach, Fla., campus located at 600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd.

According to the Project Management Talent Gap Report, a projected 1.57 million new project management jobs will be created around the world each year through 2020. With a median salary of $100,000 globally, industry leaders at the Project Management Institute Inc. (PMI ®), say those with the PMP ® Certification can earn as much as $15,000 more annually than non-credentialed job holders.

Learn more about PMP ® certification, prerequisites and exam at    

Registration deadline is Sept. 25. Cost is $1,800 and includes required books and access to online content. Embry-Riddle Worldwide Associate Director of Professional Education Robert Kelly, PMP ®, will instruct the course. To register or for more information, go to

For questions, please email or call (386) 226-7436.

PMI, PMP, and PMBOK are registered marks of the Project Management Institute Inc.



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