Facility Management Certificate

This online program is designed for individuals who currently work within the facility management profession and desire to broaden their understanding of facility management. Individuals with job titles and responsibilities such as facility manager, building manager/supervisor, building owner, facility planner and support staff, architect, architectural technician, designer, engineer, furniture industry designer, and facility management service consultant will benefit from these courses. You will learn concepts and procedures of facility planning, programming, budgeting, project management, office productivity measurements, and operations management; along with operating systems within facilities, and the methodologies used to keep those systems operational, concepts such as life cycle costs, value engineering and building diagnostics including methods for estimating and planning staff and financial resources. Courses within the FM Online Certificate program help prepare students for successful completion of the International Facility Management Associations (IFMA) Certified Facility Management exam.

Application Deadlines:

  • Fall Semester (August): Applications must be received by August 1.
  • Spring Semester (January): Applications must be received by December 1.
  • Summer Semester (May): Applications must be received by April 1.

Locations Advisors
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Program Plans
Online Joseph Samson
(231) 591-2517
samsonj@ferris.edu 
Program Description