Become Certified

When you apply for the CPSM examination, you are taking your first step toward joining a distinguished group of professionals who have made a commitment to professional excellence, career advancement, and ongoing pursuit of knowledge.

This voluntary certification is designed to:

  • Raise the professional standards and stature of marketing and business development in the design and construction industry
  • Encourage self-assessment by offering guidelines for achievement in the profession
  • Recognize individuals who have demonstrated knowledge of the practice and related disciplines through a test of basic competency
  • Enhance the credibility of the profession in the industry
  • Influence the future of the field

The CPSM designation is a mark of distinction. The achievement offers you a wide range of important benefits:

  • Improved ability to compete in the job market
  • Enhanced credibility as a professional in the A/E/C community
  • Potential for increased compensation and benefits

Upon earning the CPSM designation, you will receive:

  • A personalized certificate of achievement
  • A CPSM lapel pin
  • A notification letter sent to your employer
  • Acknowledgment in SMPS’s publications, on our web site, and at the National Marketing Conference


Learn more here!