PMP Application FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)
From this page, you can read the Q&A below or go to the FastPM™ Application Wizard and enter your information for a new project. Click on a Question to view the Answer.
Q: How many projects should I include in my application?
Q: My projects were only a few months long. Should I add them all individually?
Q: Can I include volunteer / charitable / student / side-hustle projects in my application?
Q: Is it better to use only my most recent projects?About the wording that was created…
Q: This looks easier than I thought. Why do so many people have trouble getting their PMP application approved?
Q: The wording for my projects looks overly simplified. Should I add more detail to my application?
Q: Does the wording of my project title (or other places in the application) really matter?
Q: Wait, shouldn't my PMP application include the <bad advice goes here> that my instructor recommended?About the Project Description…
Q: Why doesn't my project description include the project outcomes or my role on the project?
Q: Some of the wording in the project description seems awkward or arrogant. Should I change it?About the Project Contact Person…
Q: Who should I use as my project contact? Can I use a co-worker?Other questions…
Q: How can I avoid being audited or rejected?
Q: What should I do if my project contact is unreachable?
Q: Will becoming a PMI member help my PMP application?
Q: Do FPMcertify.com and the FastPM™ tools follow the PMI Code of Ethics and Professional Practice?
If you have a question that isn’t answered here, please email it to [email protected].
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