Make a measurable difference within an organization committed to social impact. Participants in this program will master practical skills from our project monitoring faculty with extensive experience in all phases of M&E management, in addition to guest lectures from practitioners in funding and implementing organizations.

The curriculum for the 12-credit online Graduate Certificate in Project Monitoring and Evaluation includes four courses.

Core Courses (9 credits)

Electives (Choose one):

SPEX 600: Innovation Through New Technologies
SPEX 610: Intercultural Communication for Professionals
SPEX 620: Professional Ethics & Project Leadership
SPEX 630: Client Communications & Professional Consulting
SPEX 635: Teams and Virtual Teams
SPEX 640: Evaluation: Qualitative Methods
SPEX 650: Evaluation: Quantitative Methods
SPEX 670: Project Cost-Benefit Analysis
PME 620: Emerging Trends in Evaluation Science (Offered biennially beginning in 2019.)

*Optional immersion on-campus.

Pursue an M&E Master's Degree by Taking 6 More Courses

American University offers a Master of Science in Measurement and Evaluation to provide you with the knowledge to lead evaluation efforts and the technical skills needed for analytically demanding roles in upper management. The program consists of 6 additional courses (10 courses total) and can be completed within 20-months. Learn more about the Master’s program.

To learn more about American University’s online Graduate Certificate in Project Monitoring and Evaluation and eligibility for the Dean’s Scholarship, request more information or call us toll free at 855-725-7614.