Critically analyze theories that affect project initiation, planning,
executing, monitoring, and closing.
Combine project management research and practice to develop new
knowledge for improved practices.
Evaluate functional management approaches designed for operational
and strategic projects, programs, and portfolios.
Learn to apply the right technological solutions for strategic and
tactical IT–business alignment.
Become a communication, research, writing, and critical thinking
expert in the IT field.
You’ll have one-on-one learning opportunities and residencies that
provide credits toward your degree and a supportive peer
Learn from faculty who hold doctorate degrees and have real-world
experience in their field of study.
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
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The DIT, IT Project Management curriculum focuses on fusing project
management research and practice and building leadership skills.
You’ll develop expertise in planning, executing, and closing IT
Allows you to work extensively on your capstone topic, methodology,
application to current theory, and overall project plan from the
beginning of your program.
During your dissertation, you’ll be matched with an experienced
mentor who will help you stay on track to completing your
|Course Number||Course Title|
|DIT8212||Leading Information Technology Strategic Planning in Complex and Global Environments|
|BMGT8430||Advanced Concepts of Project Management Methodologies|
|BMGT8432||Projects as Complex Adaptive Systems|
|BMGT8434||Advanced Risk Management Systems and Research|
|BMGT8436||Dynamics of Program and Portfolio Management|
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Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our
online doctoral degree in IT project management.
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certifications, and/or other designations along with a degree. Because
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promotion, salary increase, or other career outcome. We encourage you
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