Stevens Project Management has a long history of success. The first project management course was offered in 1986. The Stevens Graduate Certificate program was established in 1997. Stevens Project Management degrees and courses are accredited by PMI, the Project Management Institute and GAC, the Global Accreditation Center for Project Management. Stevens was only the third university worldwide to receive this distinction when it was accredited in 2004. Stevens maintains a significant leadership role in project management education and research.