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MBA in Project Management
Master of Business Administration

Expand your career possibilities with an online MBA in Program Management from Capella. This program can provide you with leadership and team-development skills while you master project procurement, solicitation, planning, management, and control. It incorporates concepts and methods used by leading project management professionals and industry associations. Develop your professional expertise for a fast-paced business world, and prepare to drive projects that support organizational success.

Two flexible online learning formats

To meet the needs of your busy life, we offer two 100% competency-based online learning formats—GuidedPath and FlexPath Is FlexPath right for you?

Professionally relevant courses

This program specialization is accredited by the Project Management Institute (PMI®) Global Accreditation Center for Project Management (GAC).*

*The FlexPath options for the project management specializations are not accredited by PMI-GAC.

Driven by business data

Learn to shape organizational decisions with analytics and data storytelling—two critical skills developed throughout your program.

Classes start June 6

Use the code SPRING to waive the $50 application fee.

At a glance

  • Online
  • FlexPath available
  • 7 Core courses
  • 3 Specialization courses
  • Capstone
  • 45 Total credits (12 max transfer)

With FlexPath, you can earn your MBA in 14 months and under $14,000.*

*Based on the fastest 25% of students. Your program length and cost will vary by transfer credits, the per-session cost, and how quickly you complete courses. Books, supplies, and other fees apply.

What can you do with an MBA in Project Management degree?

Your education can help you reach your professional and personal goals. While Capella cannot guarantee that a graduate will secure any specific career outcome, such as a job title, promotion, or salary increase, we encourage you to explore potential jobs and employment settings. Here are some ideas and examples for a graduate with an MBA in Project Management.

Job titles to explore

  • Project manager
  • Senior project manager
  • Program manager
  • Consultant

Potential employment settings to explore

  • Insurance carrier
  • College or university
  • Community or technical college
  • Hospital
  • Bank
  • Consulting firm
  • Manufacturing organization
  • Architectural and/or engineering firm

*These are examples intended to serve as a general guide. Some positions may prefer or even require previous experience, licensure, certifications, and/or other designations along with a degree. Because many factors determine what position an individual may attain, Capella cannot guarantee that a graduate will secure any specific job title, a promotion, salary increase, or other career outcome. We encourage you to research requirements for your job target and career goals.

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