Bachelor of Science in Project Management

Explore how to take charge of key work projects with a Bachelor of Science in Project Management. Colorado Technical University’s program utilizes a practical approach centered on key knowledge areas defined by the Project Management Institute (PMI®) in the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, the industry standard for project management. Plus, you will have the opportunity to learn how to employ the tools, principles and techniques of continuous process improvement to help you strive for excellence.

Relevant Institutional/Programmatic Accreditation
CTU is institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission www.hlcommission.org
This business degree program at CTU is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
CTU's Bachelor of Science in Project Management program is accredited by the PMI Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC)*

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  • Total Credits 

    180
  • Program Availability

    Online | Colorado Springs | Denver

Program Details

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  • Courses

    Degree Requirements

    Courses: General Education
    COMS105Interpersonal Communication4.5
    COMS203Speech Communications4.5
    ECON210Principles of Macroeconomics4.5
    ECON212Principles of Microeconomics4.5
    ENGL104Introductory Written Communication 4.5
    ENGL105Professional Written Communications 4.5
    HIST101Modern American History: 1950 to the 21st Century4.5
    MATH102Introduction to College Math4.5
    MATH106Algebra for Business4.5
    MATH301Data Driven Statistics4.5
    PHIL101Introduction to Ethics4.5
    SCI101Introduction to the Sciences4.5
    SCI103Science and Technology- Laboratory Course1.5
    SCI201Environmental Science and Sustainability4.5
    SCI203Environmental Science and Sustainability - Laboratory Course1.5
     
    UNIV104Academic and Career Success4.5
    or
    HUMNELEHumanities Elective4.5
    Total Credit Hours:66
    Courses: Core
    ACCT201Accounting I4
    ACCT202Accounting II4
    ACCT203Accounting III4
    BADM150Contemporary Business Trends4
    BADM440Research Design Methods and Applications4
    FINC225Financial Statement Analysis4
    HRMT215Management of Human Resources4
    HRMT440Managing Organizational Change4
    IT190Introduction to IT4
    IT254Spreadsheet Applications4
    MGM335Organizational Behavior Principles4
    MGM316International Business Communications4
    MGMT115Introductory Business Practices4
    MGMT235Business Law I4
    MGMT345Operations Management4
    MGMT455Business Policies and Strategies4
    MKTG225Introduction to Marketing4
    MPM210Introduction to Project Management6
    SCM210Introduction to Logistics/Supply Chain Management4
     
    UNIV201Career Planning and Management4
    or
    MGM255Management Fundamentals4
    Total Credit Hours:82
    Courses: Concentration
    MPM344Project Risk Management4
    MPM346Contracts and Procurement4
    MPM357Project Performance and Quality Assurance4
    MPM436Project Cost and Scheduling 4
    MPM460Human Resources within Project Management4
    MPM 480The Evolution of Project Management4
    PM220Project Management Tools4
    PM430Project Management Capstone4
    Total Credit Hours:32

    Total Credit Hours: 180

    The Bachelor of Science in Project Management delivered at the applicable ground campuses and Colorado Technical University’s Virtual Campus is accredited by the PMI Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC).

    CTU is a recognized provider with the Project Management Institute (PMI™) Educational Provider Program (PMI R.E.P.).

  • Related Degrees

    The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Project Management (BSBA-PM) is designed to prepare graduates for careers in project management. Students will develop proficiency in business tools/techniques and the principles/skills of project management.

  • Tuition

    Tuition

    Total tuition for this degree program will vary depending on your educational needs, existing experience, and other factors.

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    Ways to Save

    Cost of this degree may be reduced based on one or more of the following:

    Students in CTU bachelor's degree programs may bring a wealth of knowledge to the classroom. CTU Fast Track™ lets students earn college credit for what they already know. As a result, students can complete their degree up to 30% faster. Just as important, by passing multiple Fast Track exams, students can save up to 30% on tuition because they won’t have to pay for the classes they test out of. There’s no additional cost for the exams and no penalty if a student fails to pass.*

    Take a look at the list of current Fast Track courses and see how many courses you may be able to earn credit for.

    *The ability to reduce time in school and/or reduce tuition depends on the number of Fast Track™ tests successfully passed. Fast Track™ program credits are unlikely to transfer. Not all programs are eligible for possible 30% reduction in time and money. Courses eligible subject to change.

  • Outcomes

    This degree program is designed to provide the following skills and knowledge:

    • Assess personal leadership style and adapt to needs of situations, employees, and co-workers
    • Evaluate the impact that a global marketplace and economy has on project management practices, human resources, and strategic decision making
    • Discover how project managers align organizational strategy with leadership and stakeholder needs to satisfy project requirements
    • Apply appropriate PMBOK Guide knowledge areas to project situations and work environments
    • Define a project, project management, and type of project structures, project life cycle phases, knowledge areas, and process
    • Explain management and integration of organizational programs and project portfolios
    • Identify tools, principles, and techniques of continuous process improvement
    • Create and implement a proactive risk management and quality plan and develop contingency plans
    • Analyze project scope and identify project key tasks and stakeholders; manage scope changes
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