Michigan Career Training Program

Project Management and Business Operations Specialists

The Project Management and Business Operations Specialists training program is designed to equip participants with the necessary knowledge and skills to effectively manage projects and business operations in a variety of industries. This comprehensive program covers key concepts and practical techniques in project management, business operations, and leadership, preparing individuals for a successful career in this field.

The program is ideal for individuals who are interested in pursuing careers as project managers, business operations specialists, operations managers, or business analysts. It is also suitable for professionals seeking to enhance their skills and knowledge in project management and business operations to advance their careers.

Participants will be introduced to the fundamentals of project management, including project planning, budgeting, scheduling, risk management, and quality control. They will also learn about business operations, such as supply chain management, logistics, procurement, and inventory management. Additionally, the program covers essential leadership skills, such as communication, team building, conflict resolution, and stakeholder management.

According to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the median annual wage for business operations specialists was $74,410 as of May 2021, while the median annual wage for project managers was $76,240. However, the pay range can vary significantly depending on industry, location, level of experience, and job title. For example, project managers in the computer and information systems industry had a median annual wage of $93,360, while those in the construction industry had a median annual wage of $77,890.

Completion of the Project Management and Business Operations Specialists training program opens up a range of career opportunities across various industries. Here are some possible career fields:

  • 1. Project Management
  • 2. Business Operations Management
  • 3. Supply Chain Management
  • 4. Logistics Management
  • 5. Inventory Control
  • 6. Procurement Management
  • 7. Business Analysis
  • 8. Operations Research Analysis
  • 9. Quality Control Analysis
  • 10. Management Consulting

According to the Occupational Information Network (O*NET), the demand for project managers and business operations specialists is expected to grow in the coming years. This growth is due to the increasing complexity of business operations and the need for skilled professionals to manage projects efficiently. Completion of this training program can position individuals for success in this growing field.

    Program Student Requirements
  • An individual must be 18 years of age or older, a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen and registered with Selective Service (if applicable).
    Program Schedule and Cost
    • See upcoming class schedule - click here
    • High School Degree or GED required. Students with higher education are welcome.
    • Program includes 52-weeks of classroom and e-learning online instruction.
    • Program Cost $ 5,000.00 (Financial Assistance Maybe Available)
    • Includes all program learning materials and exam cost.
    • Career Placement Assistance - Available For Program Students

    At Program Completion, Students Receive:
  • Receive FREE Laptop Computer
  • Receive Industry-Recognized Certificate Paralegal and Computer User Support Specialist
  • Free Smart Credit Services. Students receive help with your credit score. Get on top of your Credit Scores and Reports & take action directly with your creditors through our patented online system. Credit Scores and Reports with Monitoring and Financial Literacy Courses for 120-days.
  • Free Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) e-learning online courses for six months. Includes: Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Word.
    Program Integrated Education and Training
  • Academic Skills – Personal Money Management and Credit Score Education.
  • Occupational Skills - Business Writing and Administrative Support Communications. Transferable Skills, Career Soft Skills Development.
  • Career Readiness – Microsoft Office Digital Literacy – fundamentals of Microsoft Word and Excel computer basics.
  • Career Exploration – Unpaid work-study elevation assignments.
  • Career Management – job search, resume writing and, interview skills.
    Program Enrollment
    Enrollment Details • Call: 248-237-3600 • Students May Qualify For WIOA Funding Assistance
    Questions? Enrollment Information