CBC Project Management Program Reaccredited
Posted Date: April 27th, 2022Columbia Basin College’s (CBC) Business division has gained a significant academic
achievement of reaccreditation to the Bachelor of Applied Science in Project Management
(BASPM) Degree from The Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education
Programs (GAC). This accreditation is effective for a five (5) year period, starting
June 2022 through May 2027.
Columbia Basin College
By: Jay Frank
The GAC’s decision for CBC affirms that the BASPM Program prepares students to meet
the needs of businesses and government organizations for qualified professionals working
in the rapidly-growing and highly in-demand field of Project Management. Students
of this program will be able to apply these project management concepts and skills
in the workplace, volunteer organizations or life.
The GAC accreditation ensures the quality of academic degree programs and their graduates
in order to meet the standards of the rapidly growing field of project management.
Over 135 project management degree programs in twenty-two countries around the world
are accredited by The GAC.
Jeff Harris, an Assistant Professor of Project Management and the Project Management
Program Coordinator at CBC states “We are extremely honored and delighted that the
Global Accreditation Center has recognized our hard work and dedication to our students
involved in the Bachelor of Applied Science Degree in Project Management program.
At the end of the day, this is for our students and I want to give a special thanks
to everyone involved in helping get us reaccredited. Our team is eager to evolve and
continue to improve our program so it will prepare students to meet the current and
anticipated needs of the ever-evolving field of project management.”
For further information on the reaccreditation or general inquiries on the BASPM program,
contact Jeff Harris at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
WHAT: Project Management Reaccreditation
WHERE: Columbia Basin College BAS Program
WHEN: Awarded April 2022; Begins June 2022