August 2018 CPM Online Program

Classes meet online each week. Each week begins Monday and ends at midnight the following Sunday.

Program Eligibility

To be eligible for the Certified Public Management® Program, applicants are required to have completed at least 60 hours of learning activities that address the CPM Competencies. This requirement can be fulfilled through completion of one of the approved Supervisor Academies or other learning activities that address the CPM competencies. To begin the application process, please download and submit your completed CPM Application. Admitted applicants will be provided further instructions.

Applications are now closed

Program Schedule: CPM Cohort 1906-O

Class Meeting Dates:

8/20/2018 - 9/23/2018
10/15/2018 - 11/18/2018
1/14/2019 - 2/17/2019
3/11/2019 - 4/7/2019
4/29/2019 - 6/2/2019


June 25, 2019

Program Commitment:

To earn the Certified Public Manager® designation, you will need to be able to commit to the following requirements:

  • Complete all assignments on a weekly basis, averaging 10 hours per week
  • Submit all assignments by their designated due date
  • Actively engage in the learning process

Program Cost:

  • $3,250 Arizona State Resident
  • $3,300 Non-Arizona State Resident
  • Participants who choose to transfer their current CPM Program Cohort registration to another cohort after their initial start date, will be charged a $15 transfer fee.

The following payment options are available:

  1. Full program payment: Due August 13, 2018
  2. Installment payments are due on the dates listed below:
PaymentDue DateAZ ResidentNon-AZ Resident
Installment #1August 13, 2018$650$660
Installment #2October 8, 2018$650$660
Installment #3January 7, 2019$650$660
Installment #4March 4, 2019$650$660
Installment #5April 22, 2019$650$660