Automation Alley partners with Cleary University to launch certification series for Project Management Professionals

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June 11, 2018
Registration now open for Sept. 17 boot camp
Media Contacts: Nicole Kampe, Automation Alley,, 248.457.3301; Barbara Fornasiero, EAFocus Communications,, 248.260.8466
TROY, Mich.--- June 11, 2018 --- Automation Alley, Michigan’s leading technology and manufacturing business association, has partnered with Cleary University to offer a 35-hour, instructor-led, online boot camp for Project Management Professionals (PMP), an industry-recognized certification for project managers.
Registration is now open at for the Sept. 17 class, which is part of a 5-course, accelerated PMP Professional series is designed to increase students’ understanding of essential terminology and knowledge areas of the PMBOK®, and uniquely prepare them to take the 200-question, multiple choice exam or enable them to receive PDU if they are already a certified professional.
“We're excited to partner with Automation Alley to provide this much-needed project management training, which will lead to certification and assist in filling the skills gap,” said Dr. Jayson Boyers, President and CEO of Cleary University.
The series will include 35-hours of instructor-led online education to fulfill your project management requirement and will be taught by PMP-certified PhD faculty with years of PMP certification training experience.
The series will present the project management knowledge areas in phases, including initiation, planning, execution, monitoring/control, and closure. There will be unlimited exam practice for the 200-question, multiple choice exam if needed, and instructors will assist and support students through exam prep and/or their continuing education learning experience.
The class is intended for project managers preparing to pass their PMI PMP examination, or those who need 35 contact hours to qualify for the PMP examination, want to pass their PMP exam on the first try or want 35 PDUs from a regionally-accredited university.
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About Automation Alley
Automation Alley  is a nonprofit technology and manufacturing business association and Michigan's Industry 4.0 knowledge center, with a global outlook and a regional focus. We connect industry, academia and government to fuel Michigan's economy and accelerate innovation. We offer programs and services in business growth, entrepreneurship, talent development, defense and international business, providing resources and knowledge to help our members grow and prosper in the digital age.
Our Mission
The mission of Automation Alley is to position Michigan as a global leader in Industry 4.0 by helping our members increase revenue, reduce costs and think strategically during a time of rapid technological change.