Highly ranked, accredited, affordable. Our PMI-GAC accredited program gives you the most up-to-date knowledge and tools to become an effective project leader. You’ll be ready to pursue the PMP®exam and other PMI certifications — all while earning a master’s degree from a nationally ranked program.
Minneapolis – August
Online – August, January, May
What Makes it Special
Complete this program in as little as two years
Accredited by the Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (PMI-GAC)
Prepare for the Project Management Professional® (PMP) exam and other PMI certifications
Digital badges offered
Nationally ranked program
Taught by industry experts
Extensive alumni network and professional social connections
What You'll Learn
What You’ll Learn
Initiating projects with clearly identified scope, requirements, and stakeholders
Planning complex projects using appropriate planning tools
Developing plans to implement quality and resource management processes
Manage project risk, cost, and budget baselines
Evaluating project environment to use traditional and/or agile approaches
Manage project procurement for project resources
Prepare for the internationally recognized Project Management Professional® (PMP) exam while earning your master’s degree from Saint Mary’s. Gain industry-leading knowledge, expertise, and training with course material from the Project Management Institute (PMI).
Why project management at Saint Mary’s?
Besides being nationally recognized as one of the best project management programs in the country, of course?
You’ll master predictive, agile, and hybrid approaches focusing on leadership, communications, team management, scope, schedule, budget, quality, procurement, risk, and performance. Our program is designed with market and industry demands to give you a competitive edge.
Fully engage in hands-on experiences with real-world project management tools, techniques, and processes including Microsoft Project and Visio.
Share Your Success
Share your achievements with your professional network and social connections using our digital badging. The badges in the project management program showcase your accomplishments for completing courses in this program, and the value of your relevant skills and professional knowledge.
Over 128,000 new project management positions will be created each year for the next five years.2 Stand out in your career as a project coordinator, junior to senior project manager, business analyst, PMO (project management office) manager, or program manager.
Construction Manager$98,890 per year*
Marketing Account Manager$133,380 per year*
Facilities Manager$99,290 per year*
Project Manager$77,420 per year*
1. College Rank, The Top 20 Masters in Project Management Degree Programs at https://www.collegerank.net/best-masters-in-project-management-degree-programs/ (Visited May 16, 2022).
2. Project Management Institute, Talent Gap: Ten-Year Employee Trends, Costs, and Global Implications at https://www.pmi.org/-/media/pmi/documents/public/pdf/learning/career-central/talent-gap-report-2021-finalfinal.pdf?v=a7ff5855-2b86-4578-9b7f-3dbe26d0402d&sc_lang_temp=en (visited May 16, 2022).