Project Management Curriculum

The 36-unit part-time master of project management is designed for working professionals 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.

Required Courses (Choose 8 courses)

  • Project Planning and Methodologies (T54-523)*
  • Applying Innovations within Organizations (T81-503D)*
  • Leading Teams and Projects (T81-509B)*
  • Developing Leadership for Professionals (T81-5503)
  • Foundations of Project Management (T81-5504)*
  • Group Dynamics in Project Team Performance (T81-5506)
  • Strategies of Projects, Programs, and Portfolios (T81-5507)*
  • Advances in Project Management (T81-5508 )

Elective Courses (Choose 4 courses)

  • Strategic Management of Technology (T55-502)
  • Principles of Operations Management (T55-534A )
  • Productivity and Quality Control (T55-535)
  • Information Management and Enterprise Transformation (T81-507D)
  • Economics for Technology (T81-535A)
  • The Art and Science of Risk Management (T81-5502)
  • Financial Principles of the Company (T60-502)**
  • Construction Cost Estimating (T64-523A)**
  • Legal Aspects of Construction (T64-572)**
  • Fundamentals of Construction Management (T64-573)**
  • Construction Project Planning and Scheduling (T64-574C)**

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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