Master of Science in Project Management

The master of science in project management (M.S.P.M.) degree program is designed for professionals who wish to enhance their ability to motivate people, integrate complex projects, and achieve cost-effective results. The curriculum focuses on traditional and modern project management techniques in an industry-independent manner. The curriculum goes beyond the project management body of knowledge and exposes students to international methodologies, decision sciences, advanced project management applications, and management. The M.S.P.M. program is offered both on campus and through distance learning.

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The following requirements must be fulfilled: 36 credits, including 30 credits in required courses and 6 credits in elective courses.

Required
DNSC 6202Statistics for Managers
DNSC 6247Organization, Management, and Leadership
DNSC 6250Project Management Finance
DNSC 6251Optimization Models for Decision Making
DNSC 6252Risk Analysis for Decision Making
DNSC 6254Risk Management
DNSC 6257Cost Estimation and Control
DNSC 6258Executive Decision Making
DNSC 6259Project Portfolio Management
DNSC 6261Introduction to Project and Program Management
DNSC 6262Directed Computational Project Management
DNSC 6267Planning and Scheduling
DNSC 6269Project Management Application
Elective
A 3-credit, graduate-level elective course from the Department of Decision Sciences (DNSC) and a 3-credit, graduate-level elective course approved by the advisor.