Shannon Zweig
CPM Program Manager
p: 602-496-1302

January 2021 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.

Application Deadline: Applications now closed

Due to higher than expected demand, we will be placing new applicants on a wait list and will follow up with availability by Jan. 5th, 2021. 

Program Schedule: CPM Cohort 2101-O

Class Meeting Dates:

1/25/2021 - 2/28/2021
3/22/2021 - 4/25/2021 
5/17/2021 - 6/20/2021
7/12/2021 - 8/8/2021
8/30/2021 - 10/3/2021


Virtual Graduation via Zoom Oct. 22, 2021 

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:

  • $3,300 Arizona State Resident
  • $3,500 Non-Arizona State Resident

The following payment options are available:

  1. Full program payment: Due January 11, 2021
  2. Installment payments are due on the dates listed below:
PaymentDue DateAZ ResidentNon-AZ Resident
Installment #1January 11, 2021$660$700
Installment #2March 8, 2021$660$700
Installment #3May 3, 2021$660$700
Installment #4June 28, 2021$660$700
Installment #5August 16, 2021$660$700

Cancellations and Refunds:

Cancellations received within two weeks of the first day of class will be assessed a $50.00 cancellation fee.

As of the first day of each class, program registration fees are non-refundable.