CSU Global's Project Management degree program is accredited by the Global Accreditation Center (GAC) for Project Management Education Programs, which means that our alumni are granted substantial credit toward the experience requirement when they apply for any PMI certification.
Earning your online degree in Project Management from CSU Global will give you a leg up on the competition by proving your worth as a valuable asset to any organization. If you’re the type of person who enjoys working with others, managing the scope, time, costs, and required resources for large projects, then you may be perfectly suited to develop a successful career in the field of project management.
Project managers don’t just push paper either, as this profession requires sophisticated planning and management skills—it’s the project manager who is responsible for delivering a successful result on track, on time, and under budget.
CSU Global’s online Bachelor of Science in Project Management will prepare you to assume command or large-scale, organizational projects, training you to provide direction to the project team, oversee project selection, monitor resource levels and skills, and create a total organization perspective that goes beyond silo thinking.
PMI ALIGNED FOR PMP CERTIFICATION Our degree in Project Management is aligned with PMI’s Body of Knowledge to prepare students for the Project Management Professional (PMP) certificate exam.
98% OF ALUMNI WORKING IN THEIR FIELD Alumni from CSU Global’s online Project Management program report extremely high rates of working in the field.
$84,235 ESTIMATED STARTING SALARY Alumni from CSU Global’s Bachelor of Science program in Project Management report an estimated annual starting salary above $84k.
PROJECT MANAGER, PROGRAM MANAGER, OPERATIONS MANAGER Top three titles held by CSU Global’s Project Management Degree program alumni.
ANALYZING PROJECT RECORDS FOR EFFECTIVE PROJECT MONITORING AND CONTROLLING.
HELPING TO MAKE CRUCIAL STAFFING DECISIONS.
DEVELOPING DETAILED PROJECT PLANS AND MANAGING BUDGETS.
MAKING EFFECTIVE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT DECISIONS
The Bachelor of Science in Project Management program prepares students for success as project management practitioners within our 21st century’s global, technology-rich, and multicultural economy. This academically accredited and rigorous learning experience is facilitated in an internet-based, technology-enabled, yet personally-interactive environment. Students develop relevant competencies based on the practical application of accepted project management best practices, which prepares them for professional project management leadership. Students are empowered to apply knowledge of the project management discipline to initiate, plan, execute, monitor and control, and close complex projects.
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The Bachelor of Science in Project Management provides students with the opportunity to analyze and apply theories and concepts associated with temporary endeavors undertaken to create a unique product, service, or result. Learners will focus on contracts, asset procurement, risk, project planning, scheduling, monitoring, control, and earned value methods in addition to examining the costs and benefits of total quality management. Students will also learn to apply the soft skills associated with leadership, communication, and team building as they relate to the project management knowledge areas.
Whether you already have experience in the industry and simply lack the degree needed to advance in your role, or you have no prior experience in the field, our B.S. in Project Management program is designed to train you for a successful career as a project manager.
CSU Global’s project management program teaches students to plan for success, while also preparing to overcome unexpected hurdles, ensuring they’re able to deliver projects on track, on time, and on budget.
Graduating from our online project management degree ensures you’ll be prepared to
Handle the skills required of professional project managers, including:
As a student in our project management degree program, you will develop theoretical application knowledge, as well as the soft skills associated with leadership in project management. Coursework will focus on the following career-driven topics that real-world project managers deal with regularly in the field, including:
You will also learn to utilize the personal traits you possess that draw you to project management; leadership, communication, and team building as they relate to the project management knowledge areas.
In CSU Global’s online Project Management Degree program, you will develop and demonstrate a range of well-honed skills for quality project management. From theory application and research, to management and decision-making, the learning outcomes you gain will give you a competitive advantage in the field.
Here are the list of program learning outcomes:
The Project Management Institute’s Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC) is excited to announce that graduates of GAC-accredited programs are granted substantial credit toward the experience requirement when they apply for any PMI certification. This new benefit applies retroactively to the degree program’s initial accreditation date, and applies to each PMI certification.
CSU Global’s Project Management Bachelor’s Degree requires the completion of 120 total credits, including a mix of core degree courses, general education courses, elective courses, and optional degree specializations and certificates.
CSU Global’s General Education Courses are more than a bachelor’s degree requirement. They are designed to help you develop and strengthen valuable skills demanded in the workplace.
Already taken some courses? Up to 90 total credits (and 64 from community colleges) can be transferred into a bachelor’s degree at CSU Global. Request a Transcript Evaluation Summary to see how close you already are to graduation!
* MGT410 can be taken in place of PJM310; however, students who take MGT410 should not take PJM310.
** PJM495 is an optional course that provides students with practical project management experience. This course may not be available in all states; see the State Specific Authorization Policy under Admissions Policies.
When you earn your bachelor’s degree through CSU Global, you can choose to customize it with an undergraduate specialization in a subject that matches your professional goals or personal interests.
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The remainder of your degree is comprised of courses of your choice that support your educational goals and needs. Including a specialization reduces the number of elective credits you'll need to complete your bachelor's degree.
Project Management is the process that helps organizations keep projects on track, on time, and on budget. Project managers are responsible for managing limited resources and planning for unexpected hurdles, ensuring that the pace of work continues even in the face of unforeseen problems.
Every organization needs individuals who can guide projects to deliver successful results, and that’s exactly what project managers are tasked with.
The demand for project managers continues to rise as a result of several factors, including:
Typical daily duties for project managers include:
Project managers also serve a larger organizational role as well, with responsibilities commonly including:
If you enjoy planning, organizing, scheduling, working with people and serving in leadership positions, then you may be well-suited for success as a professional project manager.
The most straightforward way to develop your skills and experience in project management is to enroll in a degree program and study the skills and knowledge required in an academic environment.
CSU Global’s online Bachelor’s Degree in Project Management will give you the opportunity to analyze and apply project management theories and concepts, particularly those associated with organizations that have limited time and resources.
Our program alumni gain a solid understanding of contracts, asset procurement, risk, project control, monitoring, and earned value methods, in addition to examining the costs and benefits of Total Quality Management. Students will also learn to apply the soft skills associated with leadership, communication, and team building.
Completing your B.S. in Project Management ensures that you’ll be well-prepared to assume the responsibilities required of professional project managers, including:
As a project manager, you’ll be asked to deliver successful results by managing temporary, non-repetitive activities.
If you’re interested in overcoming challenges and want to help business stay on track, on time, and on budget, then this may be an excellent career option.
CSU Global’s Online Project Management Courses will provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to serve as an effective, skilled project manager.
Some commonly held project management job titles include:
Yes! While it may take hard work and dedication to complete your bachelor’s degree in project management, this is an excellent industry to get into and CSU Global’s 100% online Project management Program is one of the best ways to enter the field.
Why should you consider studying with us?
CSU Global is one of the best online project management schools, having recently earned several awards, including:
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CSU Global provides more than just a diploma. Our career-driven programs are based on real-world concepts designed to help you excel in the workplace from day one. Our Tuition Guarantee ensures that your rate won’t rise from enrollment to graduation, and because we know how hard it can be to juggle education, work, and family responsibilities, our programs can be completed entirely online, with no set times or locations, monthly class starts and accelerated courses.
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CSU Global's Online Bachelor's Degrees in Project Management was ranked #1 Top Management Degrees.
CSU Global’s School of Management and Innovation is ranked #1 by Top Management Schools in their Top 25 Online Bachelor’s in Project Management ranking.
CSU Global project management curriculum is aligned with the Project Management Institute (PMI), the world’s leading project management organization.
The GAC Accredited Program seal is a mark of Project Management Institute, Inc. CSU Global’s B.S. in Project Management is accredited by the Project Management Institute’s Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC), the world’s leading specialized accrediting body for project management.
The Best Schools ranked CSU Global’s online Bachelor’s in Project Management program #5 out of 20.
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“I left college when I was younger because of my lack of confidence. CSU Global has really proved to me that I can do it, and accomplish something I never thought I could. Online learning is comprehensive, and the schedule is something I make, which is a great benefit for my busy schedule.”
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