Online Project Management Bachelor’s Degree Program Details


Online Project Management Bachelor’s Degree program overview

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Applications deadlines:
  Spring: December 15
  Summer: May 15
  Fall: August 1
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Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Applied Science in Project Management

Application Requirements

1. Admission to the University of Kansas

2. Official transcript from each college you have attended

Bachelor of Science Required Courses

KU Core: 24 credit hours

The KU Core is the university-wide curriculum that all incoming students will fulfill as part of their degree, in addition to degree-specific and major requirements. Completion of an AA degree at a Kansas community college satisfies KU Core goals 1-3. For more information, visit: kucore.ku.edu.

Goal 1: Critical Thinking & Quantitative Literacy | 2 Units

Goal 2: Communication | 3 Units

Goal 3: Breadth of Knowledge | 3 Units

Goal 4: Culture and Diversity | 2 Units

Goal 5: Social Responsibility and Ethics | 1 Unit

Goal 6: Integration and Creativity | 1 Unit
 

Bachelor of Science Core Courses 

Course nameCredit hoursKU code
CHEM 130: General Chemistry I5CHEM 130
MATH 101: College Algebra3MATH 101
MATH 115: Calculus I3MATH 115
MATH 365: Elementary Statistics3MATH 365
ACCT 200: Financial Accounting3ACCT 200
IST 205: Survey of Information Systems3IST 205
ECON 142: Principles of Microeconomics
or
ECON 144: Principles of Macroeconomics
4

ECON 142
or 
ECON 144

 

 

Project Management Sequence Courses: 33 credit hours

Course nameCredit hoursKU code
PMGT 305: Foundations of Project Management3PMGT 305
PMGT 310: Project Communications

3

PMGT 310
PMGT 315: Project Scheduling and Control3PMGT 315
PMGT 320: Introduction to Microsoft Project3PMGT 320
PMGT 325: Effective Team Leadership3PMGT 325
PMGT 405: Organizational and Project Risk Management3PMGT 405
PMGT 330: Organizational Strategy and Project Initiation3PMGT 330
PMGT 410: Managing Project Success3PMGT 410
PMGT 415: Project Procurement & Supply Chain Management3PMGT 415
PMGT 335: Project Stakeholder Engagement3PMGT 335
PMGT 420: Emerging Trends in Project Management3PMGT 420

 

Project Management Electives

Project Management Elective Courses: 9 credit hours from the following options

Course nameCredit hours
PMGT 425: Global Project Management3PMGT 425
PMGT 510: Advanced Agile Approaches to Project Management

3

PMGT 510
PMGT 420: Managing Virtual Project Teams3PMGT 420
PMGT 520: Advance Microsoft Project3PMGT 520

Upper-Division General Electives or Minor

  • Six (6) credit hours of upper-division courses (300+ level or above) are allocated for electives or for a minor
  • Emphasis area course may be eligible to count towards Minor

Emphasis Area Courses: 21 credit hours

  • Twenty-one (21) credit hours of emphasis area courses are to be completed at KU or transferred from another institution

Capstone

  • PGMT: Project Management Capstone (3 credit hours)

 

Bachelor of Applied Science Required Courses

KU Core: 33 credit hours

The KU Core is the university-wide curriculum that all incoming students will fulfill as part of their degree, in addition to degree-specific and major requirements. Completion of an AA degree at a Kansas community college satisfies KU Core goals 1-3. For more information, visit: kucore.ku.edu.

Goal 1: Critical Thinking & Quantitative Literacy | 2 Units

Goal 2: Communication | 3 Units

Goal 3: Breadth of Knowledge | 3 Units

Goal 4: Culture and Diversity | 2 Units

Goal 5: Social Responsibility and Ethics | 1 Unit

Goal 6: Integration and Creativity | Fulfilled by Major

 

Project Management Sequence Courses: 33 credit hours

Course nameCredit hoursKU code
MATH 365: Foundations of Project Management3MATH 365
PMGT 305: Foundations of Project Management3PMGT 305
PMGT 310: Project Communications

3

PMGT 310
PMGT 315: Project Scheduling and Control3PMGT 315
PMGT 320: Introduction to Microsoft Project3PMGT 320
PMGT 325: Effective Team Leadership3PMGT 325
PMGT 405: Organizational and Project Risk Management3PMGT 405
PMGT 330: Organizational Strategy and Project Initiation3PMGT 330
PMGT 410: Managing Project Success3PMGT 410
PMGT 415: Project Procurement & Supply Chain Management3PMGT 415
PMGT 335: Project Stakeholder Engagement3PMGT 335
PMGT 420: Emerging Trends in Project Management3PMGT 420

 

Project Management Electives

Project Management Elective Courses: 9 credit hours from the following options

Course nameCredit hours
PMGT 425: Global Project Management3PMGT 425
PMGT 510: Advanced Agile Approaches to Project Management

3

PMGT 510
PMGT 420: Managing Virtual Project Teams3PMGT 420
PMGT 520: Advance Microsoft Project3PMGT 520

 

Upper-Division General Electives or Minor

  • Eighteen (18) credit hours of upper-division courses (300+ level or above) are allocated for electives or for a minor
  • Emphasis area course may be eligible to count towards Minor

Emphasis Area Courses: 21 credit hours

  • Twenty-one (21) credit hours of emphasis area courses are to be completed at KU or transferred from another institution

Capstone

  • PGMT 599: Project Management Capstone (3 credit hours)

Minor in Project Management Required Courses

Course nameCredit hoursKU code
PMGT 305: Foundations of Project Management3PMGT 305
PMGT 310: Project Communications

3

PMGT 310
PMGT 315: Project Scheduling and Control3PMGT 315
PMGT 325: Effective Team Leadership3PMGT 325
PMGT 330: Organizational Strategy & Project Management3PMGT 330
One (1) Project Management Elective3PMGT 425, 510, 430, 420

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