Achieve success by leading complex projects, cultivating relationships, and managing the ‘triple constraints’ of time, budget, and scope of project.
As one of a select group of schools in the U.S. that is globally accredited by PMI®, the online Master of Science in Project Management curriculum is aligned with the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®), which forms the foundations necessary to obtain the Project Management Professional (PMP®) credential. If you hope to earn the PMP® credential, your completed Master of Science in Project Management degree will substitute for 12 months of the professional experience requirement for the PMP® exam, making the powerful combination even more attainable, which will help you stand out in today’s competitive job market.
Although an area of emphasis is not required, your career aspirations may benefit from one of the optional emphases.
Earn your degree in as little as two years online or in a hybrid format at our Baraboo Sauk County campus. Depending upon areas of emphasis, the total cost of the program ranges from $20,850 to $25,020*. Be sure to ask your Admission Specialist how you can reduce this cost with transfer credits or credit for professional credentials.
"I was really amazed at how much knowledge I would use from my project management classes. It's incredible how often I'd talk to a colleague at work and see how relevant my coursework is to my daily life, or how information I would read straight from the textbook one night could be applied to my work the next day."
Marchele Bachini, M.S. in Project Management
*Subject to change without notice.
Transfer up to 12 credits toward your degree. Credits need to have been earned from a nationally or regionally accredited institution recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. You'll want to be sure to let your Admission Specialist know if you have earned credits previously.
Have you completed a program from one of our partner institutions? If so, credits are awarded according to our convenient agreements:
As a leader in your field, have you earned a professional credential? You can receive credit toward your MS degree in Project Management if you have completed your , as awarded by the Project Management Institute (PMI®).
You can also receive credit toward your degree with the Master’s Certificate in Project Management from:
To receive credit, submit the when you apply for admission to the MS Project Management program.
The Master of Science in Project Management is earned by completing 30-36 graduate credits.
Tailor your education to best suit your career goals with a wide variety of elective courses.
To be considered for admission, you'll need:
Applicants not meeting minimum requirements may gain admission through the comprehensive review process. International degrees are considered on an individual basis. For complete information, view the full admission requirements.
To ensure an admission decision for the semester you intend to start on your degree, you'll want to submit your application and supporting materials by: