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Credentials for Facility Managers

Become a Certified Facility Manager®, Facility Management Professional or Sustainability Facility Professional™.

IFMA’s professional credentials will help you:

  • Advance your career

  • Achieve recognition

  • Stand out from the competition

  • Gain valuable professional knowledge

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Earn your CFM®

The Certified Facility Manager was the first credential for the FM profession, and is still the most respected global certification.
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Become an FMP®
The knowledge-based Facility Management Professional credential will help accelerate your transition into the profession.
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Earn your SFP™
The Sustainability Facility Professional credential will help you operate your facility sustainably and positively impact your triple bottom line.
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The Rice University Certified Facility Manager (CFM) credential online program
The Rice University Certified Facility Manager (CFM) credential program  is the first and only university CFM exam preparation course in the world.  It is entirely online and covers current knowledge, best practices and trends in facility management to help prepare mid-to-senior level facility managers for the CFM Exam for IFMA's globally-recognized Certified Facility Manager credential.