Facility Management, Certificate | Online | Ferris State University | United States
12 months
813 USD/credit 9756 USD/year
813 USD/credit 9756 USD/year
542 USD/credit 6504 USD/year
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Working professionals can earn a Certificate in Facility Management to advance their understanding of Facility Management at the Ferris State University  as well as boost and advance their careers.


Most of the people applying for this program are working in facility operations roles at universities, government agencies, and varied organizations. The certificate program helps to prepare participants for the Certified Facility Management (CFM) exam.

Program Objectives include:

To broaden the student’s awareness of the facility management profession and facility-related issues.

  • Instill awareness of how facility management activities relate and complement each other; the relationship between the planning/construction and operations/maintenance efforts.
  • Expand awareness of facility management issues and methods.
  • Develop an understanding of the history of facility management.
  • Develop an understanding of professional organizations and institutions that support the advancement of facility management.

To develop abilities to plan and manage projects.

To develop abilities to program spaces, identify user and organization needs and manage the design process.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Principles of Facility Management
  • Project Management
  • Facility Program-Design Processing
  • Plan - Budget for Operations 3

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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12 alternative credits


  • Fully structured
  • No Attendance
  • Continuous support with feedback on request

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Individuals intending to enroll in the program must have background experience in a facility management related area or are currently working towards a degree in a related area of study. 
  • A minimum of two years of college course work, including courses in communication and basic mathematics is required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9756 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 813 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    9756 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 813 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    6504 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 542 USD per credit during 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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