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Project Manager

A good fit if you like: Communication Leading a Team Problem Solving

As a Project Manager, you’ll run many types of initiatives, like running a marketing campaign, constructing a building, developing a computer system, or launching a new product. You’ll organize, plan, and execute projects on a budget and timeline. You will lead teams, define goals, and communicate with stakeholders, developing expertise through on-the job-experience. Certification in a project management methodologies, like Agile, provide best practices to guide project execution.

Career Insight

Salary Range

Entry-Level: $83,479
Intermediate: $95,718
Senior: $116,434

*Sourced from LinkedIn & Glassdoor

Job Postings

National: 128,735
Florida: 7,076

*Sourced from Lightcast, period July 2021 – June 2022

Common Job Titles

Project Manager Project Director Implementation Manager

Skills Needed

Budgeting Scheduling Project Planning and Development Microsoft Project Customer Service Quality Assurance and Control

Courses

Google Project Management Certificate

Automate Tasks and processes with Jira

Change leadership: developing strategic Gap analysis in Miro

Create a custom workflow in Wrike

Create and manage a project dashboard in Wrike

How to use roadmaps in Jira

Getting Started with Microsoft Excel

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3mo

$139

6mo*

$279

12mo

$529

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Gain access to all career pathways when you join the UF Career Academy for 3, 6 or 12 months.