MS in IT Project Management Online

IT Project Management Online

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Manage your way to a better career

Learn tools and techniques you can apply to every phase of the project life cycle. The Center for Professional Studies MS in IT Project Management online program features material included in the Body of Knowledge developed by the Project Management Institute—including requirements discovery and management, schedule development and management, portfolio management, and management of outsourced resources.

As a 100% online MS program, you can get your degree at your own pace, from anywhere in the world, choosing times for class work and study that fit your lifestyle. Courses are offered in an eight-week format for greater flexibility, so you can complete the required 34 credit hours (30 if you’re already PMP certified) in 11 month to 5 years. Your Purdue professors will be available online or by phone to assist.

Program highlights

  • Enhance your knowledge in the areas of scope, time, cost, communications & risk management
  • Gain essential management skills related to quality, integration, human resources & procurement
  • Learn tools & techniques for successful IT leadership
  • Gather the information you need to pass the Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification exam

Sample course topics

  • Requirements management processes
  • Project estimating, scheduling & control
  • Organizational & project change management
  • Program & portfolio management
  • IT economics & procurement management
  • IT policy, law & ethics

This degree has been of interest to these professionals

  • Project Manager
  • Automation Manager
  • Technical Project Manager
  • Financial Analyst
  • Systems Analysis & Design Engineer
  • Lead Systems Engineer
  • Senior Application Analyst
  • Sales/Marketing Project Manager
  • Information Technology Specialist
  • Software Team Manager
  • Senior Storage Administrator
  • Engineer Wireless Translation
  • Project Management Senior Consultant
  • Embedded Software Engineer
  • Computer Engineer