The M.S. in Project Management degree program offers strong emphasis on traditional management tools and how they need to be applied in combination with technical project management practices. This combination of skills helps students to recognize how even large projects can be managed in alignment with an organization’s strategic goals. As you pursue your degree, you will participate in a variety of learning experiences and utilize resources designed to give you a competitive advantage in the rapidly expanding marketplace for skilled project managers.
Throughout the course of the program, you will have the opportunity to:
- Engage in learning activities with faculty who are specialists in the field of project management and with peers who bring diverse experience managing projects across a wide range of public and private industries and organizations.
- Learn the necessary skills to market yourself and your projects to gain organizational exposure.
- Put your newfound knowledge to work on a real-world project through your capstone course. Participate in a comprehensive case study providing relevant and practical applications of project management skills taught throughout the program.
- Benefit from courses that incorporate all 6 content domains of the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)® and align with PMI’s PMP® exam.†
- Take courses such as Integrated Project Process Management and Budgeting and Management of Organizations, which can help you gain the essential management and technical expertise to lead a range of projects in your organization.
When you choose Walden, you can benefit from the flexibility of pursuing your project management training online and from MobileLearn®. Offered exclusively at Walden, MobileLearn not only enables you to choose where and when you learn, it also gives you the ability to choose how you learn. Learn more.
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†Eligibility for the PMP® credential requires individuals to first attain specific educational and project management experience, including 35 contact hours of project management education and a minimum of 3 years, or 36 months, of project management experience, during which at least 4,500 hours were spent leading and directing project tasks. The final step in earning the PMP Credential is passing the PMP exam. For more information, visit the Project Management Institute (PMI) website at www.pmi.org.