Program Improvement Cluster

Training and Certification Options



If you are wondering how you will benefit from earning a national certification in program improvement, take a look at some of the reasons below.




Benefits of National Certification

Be one of the first program managers in the country to earn national certification.


*Gain new tools and strategies to strengthen your program’s performance.


Earn nine hours of graduate credit in Educational Administration from Ohio University


Learn how to get your staff engaged and motivated in program improvement.


Earn the prestigious distinction of using "CMPI" (Certified Manager in Program Improvement) after your name.


Get the opportunity to share ideas with colleagues in your own state as well as local managers from across the country.


Receive support and technical assistance from highly qualified trainers who have all been local managers themselves -- They understand the issues you face!


Network with program managers around the country during the special LEA reunion held annually during the ProLiteracy Conference.


Display the CMPI framed certificate in your office and wear the CMPI lapel pin proudly.


Receive state and national recognition with your name posted on the LEA website.


In addition, a congratulatory announcement about your achievement will be sent to the state adult education director and your local agency head.  In some states, additional incentives will be awarded for certified managers such as extra points on their program's funding application.


  Remember:  This could be you!


Jennifer Owens, CMPI

Certified Manager in Program Improvement


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