Frequently Asked Questions

Question: What industries are represented?

Answer: The chapter membership represents a wide variety of industries in the Tri-County area. Members work for the government (including government contractors), various branches of the military, the financial industry, private consulting services, the medical industry (including major area hospitals)


Question: Must I be a member of PMI or the Charleston Chapter to attend meetings?

Answer: Membership in PMI and/or the Charleston Chapter is not required to attend our monthly meetings or annual event. We encourage those who currently work in project management or a related field, as well as, those who are interested in project management to attend.


Question: Do I need my PMP to join the chapter?

Answer: PMP certification is not required to join PMI or the Charleston Chapter. The chapter does offer several resources for members and potential members interested in learning more about the certification such as information on preparatory classes and the exam.


Question: I am a new member to PMI, when will I hear about the chapter meetings and events?

Answer: It takes approximately 6 weeks for PMI to update chapter membership lists and publish the information. If you have joined PMI and the Charleston Chapter and would like to immediately begin benefiting from your membership please contact the VP of Member Services.

Get Involved

PMI Charleston offers multiple opportunities to get involved with the Chapter and play a part in providing the best product to Project Managers in the lowcountry. Please click here to see a list of the current open volunteer opportunities.

Upcoming Events

Jun 18

June Virtual Meeting (Dinner)

Join us virtually again this month