Master of Science in Project Management

Virginia International University

Program Description

Master of Science in Project Management

Virginia International University

Master of Science in Project Management

Project management skills are applicable to a growing range of industries, including consulting management, construction and housing industries, government, information systems and management, healthcare and financial industries, commercial organizations, public relations, and many more. The Master of Science in Project Management (MPM) degree program provides students with the technical and operational skills necessary to excel in leadership positions as project managers. Graduates will be well-versed in decision making processes, ethics, communication, globalization, and analytical frameworks.

Courses in the MPM program emphasize project progressive elaboration strategies as well as application theory used to monitor and control project scope, costs, risks, schedules, quality, human resources, communications, procurement, and contracts with the ultimate goal of achieving project objectives in terms of on-time deliverables and within budget.

Degree Prerequisites

Applicants seeking admission into the MPM program who have no previous business and project management experience and whose Bachelor's Degrees did not include the following courses are required to take the MAC prerequisites. These program prerequisites are co-requisites and may be taken at the same time. Some or all of these prerequisites can be waived at the Dean's discretion.

  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Principles of Financial Accounting
  • Principles of Finance

Courses

  • Project Management Systems
  • Risk Project Management
  • Contract & Procurement
  • Leading Projects across Cultural, Corporate, & Global Boundaries
  • Advanced Project Management Practices
  • PMP Exam Preparation
  • Master Thesis I
  • Master Thesis II
  • Managerial Accounting & Finance
  • Project & Cost Management
  • Organizational Behavior & HR Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Principles of Financial Accounting
  • Principles of Finance
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Introduction to Statistics
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated August 10, 2016
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This course is Campus based
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Sept. 2017
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Full time
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26,136 USD
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USA Fairfax, Virginia
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