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Project Management Specialization Bachelor of Science in Business

School of Business and Technology

Courses

Total program credits needed for graduation: 180

One academic quarter is three months. You will have a three-week break between each quarter.

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Required Courses

MAT2001 Statistical Reasoning OR 6 quarter credits
MAT2002 Statistical Reasoning 6 quarter credits

Additional Program Requirements

BUS1003† Developing Business Thinking 6 quarter credits

Core Courses

42 course quarter credits

BUS3003 ‡ Developing a Business Perspective OR 6 quarter credits
BUS3007§ Developing a Business Perspective 6 quarter credits
BUS3011 Fundamentals of Management 3 quarter credits
BUS3012 Fundamentals of Leadership 3 quarter credits
BUS3022 Fundamentals of Supply Chain Management 3 quarter credits
BUS3030 Fundamentals of Marketing and Sales 6 quarter credits
BUS3040 Fundamentals of Human Resource Management 6 quarter credits
BUS3050 Fundamentals of Organizational Communication 6 quarter credits
BUS3061 Fundamentals of Accounting 3 quarter credits
BUS3062 Fundamentals of Finance 3 quarter credits
PM3000 Principles of Project Management 3 quarter credits

Specialization Courses

48 course quarter credits

PM4010* Process Groups and Knowledge Areas in Project Management 6 quarter credits
PM4020* Integration and Scope Management 6 quarter credits
PM4030* Scheduling, Cost, and Quality Management 6 quarter credits
PM4040* Human Resources and Motivation Management 6 quarter credits
PM4050* Communication and Stakeholder Management 6 quarter credits
PM4060* Risk Management in Project Management 6 quarter credits
PM4070* Procurement Management in Project Management 6 quarter credits
PM4080* Agile Project Management 6 quarter credits

Elective Courses

Choose 39 credits of additional undergraduate courses.

Capstone Courses

Taken during learner's final quarter.

BUS4993 Business Capstone Project 6 quarter credits

*This course has a prerequisite. Contact an enrollment counselor or refer to the course descriptions for more information.

†Learners who are determined to need additional support developing academic and professional writing and reading skills based on academic assessment must take BUS1003 during their first quarter.

‡Learners who have completed BUS1003 are required to take BUS3003.

§Learners who are not required to take BUS1003 are placed in BUS3007.

║Learners who have completed BUS1003 choose 33 quarter credits of additional undergraduate courses.

FlexPath Self-Paced Learning Option

If you’re highly motivated, looking to save time and money, and crave the freedom and flexibility of setting your own pace, you may want to consider FlexPath. Rather than face weekly deadlines, you’ll work at your own pace to complete a series of assessments for each course.

There’s no limit to the number of courses you can complete per session — you’ll still pay the same flat tuition rate every 12 weeks.

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What Can I Expect?

Each unit consists of readings, discussions, and other activities you will be expected to complete throughout the week. Assignments are due on Sundays, though not every course requires an assignment each week.

In each course, you will receive a detailed scoring guide that describes expectations for every graded assignment.

Grades are based on your participation in weekly reading discussions and completion of assignments. You will also be assessed on your ability to demonstrate an understanding of expected outcomes for your program or specialization. These outcomes are based on the needs and performance standards of your field or discipline.

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Transfer Credits

There are many ways to reduce tuition costs, including transferring credits which can help save time and money. You can transfer up to 135 credits into this specialization.

Concentrations

If you have elective courses in your specialization, you may be able to use them to fulfill both your degree and concentration requirements at the same time. However, completing a concentration may extend your total credits beyond the requirements of your degree. Concentrations available for this specialization include:

  • Accounting
  • Business Intelligence
  • Finance
  • Health Care Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Management Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Project Management

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