Project Management Curriculum

The 36-unit part-time master of project management is designed for working professionals with 5+ years of work experience in business, technology or other related fields.

The 15-unit graduate certificate in project management or construction management is also offered and can be transferred into the degree program at any time.

* These courses are required to earn a Graduate Certificate in project management.

**These courses are required to earn a Graduate Certificate in construction management.

Complete all core courses from the following list:

  • T55- 523A Project Planning and Administration*
  • T81-503D Applying Innovations within Organizations*
  • T81-509B Leading Teams and Projects*
  • T81-5503 Developing Leadership for Professionals
  • T81-5504 Foundations of Project Management*
  • T81-5506 Group Dynamics in Project Team Performance
  • T81-5507 Strategies of Projects, Programs, and Portfolios*
  • T81-5508 Advances in Project Management

Complete three elective courses from the following list:

  • T55-522A Principles of Strategic Planning
  • T55-534A Principles of Operations Management
  • T60-502 Financial Principles Of The Company**
  • T64-523A Construction of Cost Estimating**
  • T64-572 Legal Aspects of Construction**
  • T64-573 Fundamentals of Construction Management**
  • T64-574C Construction Project Planning and Scheduling**
  • T81-5500 Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
  • T81-5502 The Art and Science of Risk Management

View our course descriptions.

Although certificate programs do not qualify for federal loan programs, loans are still available for the master's degrees. For more information, contact Johanna Sengheiser (

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Qualified veterans: WashU School of Engineering & Applied Science and the VA will cover 100 percent of your graduate tuition.

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