Initiate, organize, and report success with every project using skills developed from a specialized program. Learn best practices and how to use Microsoft Project, a highly structured project management application. Apply your scheduling, budgeting, reporting, and quality control aptitude to keep projects focused and on budget. Understand best practices for communication in conflict and diversity to keep the team together and productive. Ensure timely completion while ensuring your own reputation and continued accomplishments.
*Duration times can vary, talk to your advisor for more information.
Total Units 47 Units
The ins and outs of the project management application: Microsoft Project
How to apply the fundamental concepts of project management and different project management styles
Leadership and team building techniques to earn the respect and cooperation of your colleagues
How to manage information systems projects
The dynamic of a project manager’s role in an American business environment
Who Can Attend
Students who hold Bachelor's degrees and who wish to concentrate or expand their knowledge in the field
Professionals who have several years of work experience
Minimum Age Requirement for Admission to an On-Campus International Program: You must be at least 18 years of age on the first day of your program to be admitted to one of our on-campus (face-to-face) international programs. Special exceptions may be made on a case-by-case basis for students who are verified to be turning 18 in the first quarter of their program.
A Bachelor's degree in in any discipline
International applicants are required to demonstrate English language fluency and must attain minimum scores of TOEFL PBT 550, iBT 80, IELTS 6.5, Duolingo English Test 100; or the equivalent
No GMAT or management experience required
You will be asked create an account and you will need to provide a valid email address, mailing address and other personal information. Collect any required documents so that you are prepared to upload them.
Agency/embassy/partner university information (only required if you have one)
Copy of your passport photo page
Statement of Financial Support Form (only if your program requires an F-1 (student) visa)
Financial statement from the Bank, in English (only if your program requires an F-1 (student) visa)
If you are applying as an F-1 transfer student from another U.S. institution, you must submit copies of your current I-20 form, I-94 form, and F-1 visa. If you are accepted, your acceptance letter will provide further instructions on completing your transfer.
Note: Some programs require additional documentation.
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Introduction to Agile Project ManagementThe course provides an overview of agile project management, defines key terminology, describes the four agile methodologies, outlines the agile lifecycle, and explores the primary areas of expertise necessary to manage agile projects successfully.
Quality and Performance ManagementHow to develop a high-quality project plan, establish quality assurance/quality control guidelines and manage procurement of the resources necessary to complete a high quality project on time and on budget.
Lean Principles and PracticeThis course provides an in-depth examination of the basic principles for Lean Six Sigma projects and programs within an organization.
Internship (12.00 Units )
Analyzing the American WorkplaceTo be an effective employee in the United States, you need to understand how organizational systems work, have a clear understanding of your assigned roles and responsibilities, and how they relate to an organization’s goals.