Master of Science in Project Management

Program Format
Application Deadlines
Winter 2020: December 20; Second Half Winter Session: February 7; Spring 2020: March 23; Second Half Spring Session: May 8; Summer 2019: June 26
Credits Required for Graduation
45 Quarter Hours


In today’s fast-paced business environment, companies succeed or fail based on their ability to bring quality products and services to market on time, on budget, and within specifications. Organizations in every industry recognize this, and a resulting shortage of talent has created expansive career opportunities for knowledgeable project managers.

The Master of Science in Project Management is accredited by the PMI Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC), the world’s leading association for project management professionals, and is designed to provide you with the theoretical concepts and practical skills you need to lead complex projects successfully, from initial planning, budgeting, and negotiations through project oversight and final evaluation. Seven-degree concentrations in selected disciplines and industries augment the core curriculum, enabling you to expand your knowledge within your field of interest.


Program Objectives

  • Specialized Knowledge – Effectively lead and manage sometimes interrelated, complex projects in a mature manner while avoiding common project management pitfalls.
  • Broad, Integrative Knowledge – Manage project scope, risk, quality, and performance metrics while effectively communicating with all project stakeholders.
  • Civic Learning – Understand the need for ethics and social responsibility in the practice of project management as outlined in the PMI Code of Ethics.
  • Intellectual Skills – Develop the critical thinking, problem-solving, and communication skills necessary to lead projects in a complex and dynamic environment.

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