The MS in Project Management program at Walden University is accredited by the Global Accreditation Center (GAC) of the Project Management Institute (PMI)®, the world's leading association for project management professionals. Additionally:

  • Walden is also an approved Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.) of project management training by PMI.
  • Each project management course offered at Walden is worth 45 professional development units toward PMP® certification.

Fast Facts

Next Start Date: May 8, 2017

Duration: 24 months

Transfer Credits: Up to 15 credits


More about our MS in Project Management program

  • Curriculum

    Walden's MS in Project Management program can provide you with the business, communication, and leadership skills needed to manage projects and diverse teams.

    Earning a degree from a PMI GAC-accredited program can provide you with project management training that covers the internationally recognized standards set forth in A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)—Fifth Edition, which prepares you with the skills to succeed in today’s workplace.

    Classes are delivered in an 8-week format. Course topics include:

    • Budgeting and Management of Operations
    • Planning and Administering Project Contracts
    • Sustainability in Project, Portfolio, and Program Management
    • Social Impact in Project Management
  • Career Options

    An MS in Project Management degree will allow you to further your experience as a leader in industries such as:*

    • Construction
    • Information Technology
    • Local, state, and federal government
    • Product and service development
    • International development

    *Career options may require additional experience, training, or other factors beyond the successful completion of this degree program.

  • Entry Requirements

    A bachelor's degree or higher is required for entrance into the MS in Project Management program. You will also be required to submit a completed online application, employment history, and official transcripts.

    Your enrollment advisor will help you gather all of the required materials starting with your application all the way through your first day of classes.

  • Tuition and Financial Aid

    Because tuition costs will vary depending on your previous education, you can get in touch with an enrollment advisor today by calling 855.203.3398, to learn more about tuition costs for the MS in Project Management program and financial aid options.

    Walden's enrollment advisors are committed to helping identify and leverage opportunities for you to save money on your education. 

  • How to Apply

    To speak with an enrollment advisor about applying for our program today, fill out the form on this page to be contacted, or call 855.203.3398.

Why earn your MS in Project Management at Walden?

  • A Marketable Degree

    Many employers will recognize the value of a PMI GAC-accredited degree.

  • Exceptional Student Services

    Benefit from our 24/7 tech support, Writing Center, Career Services Center, and more.

  • Relevant Curriculum

    Coursework is based on the latest research and current best practices.

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“There are so many resources available that it make it easy for you to navigate the classroom and your assignments."

Preye Buowari | MS in Project Management Graduate, DBA Graduate