Money and Your Exam

These exams aren't free, and you don't want to waste your hard-earned cash failing the exam. Focus, with my help, on passing the exam on your first shot. But just in case some of your colleagues ask, I've included the retake fees. You can, and should, confirm the costs I've listed here with PMI through their Web site. They've changed fees in the past, and you don't want your exam fees to dig into your beer and pizza cash:

• Join PMI: $119 (you want to join PMI first, as it lowers your exam fee by a few bucks)

Exam Objective

Percentage of Exam

The Project Management Framework

4 percent (approximately 6 questions)

The Project Life Cycle and Organization

4 percent (approximately 6 questions)

The Project Management Processes for a Project

11 percent (approximately 17 questions)

Project Integration Management

11 percent (approximately 17 questions)

Project Scope Management

11 percent (approximately 17 questions)

Project Time Management

11 percent (approximately 17 questions)

Project Cost Management

9 percent (approximately 14 questions)

Project Quality Management

7 percent (approximately 11 questions)

Project Human Resources Management

7 percent (approximately 11 questions)

Project Communications Management

7 percent (approximately 11 questions)

Project Risk Management

11 percent (approximately 17 questions)

Project Procurement Management

7 percent (approximately 11 questions)

Table 1-2 The CAPM Exam Objectives

Table 1-2 The CAPM Exam Objectives

Project Management Made Easy

Project Management Made Easy

What you need to know about… Project Management Made Easy! Project management consists of more than just a large building project and can encompass small projects as well. No matter what the size of your project, you need to have some sort of project management. How you manage your project has everything to do with its outcome.

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