MBA - Project Management Concentration

The Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Project Management is a 12 course, 36-credit program that provides the essential knowledge and skills to pursue or accelerate careers in business and project management.

With access to relevant content and projects, students are further prepared for a professional career relating to business analysis, project and portfolio management, and design, implementation and management of business operations and processes, both in manufacturing and service organizations.  After graduating with this concentration, students can opt to work toward several key professional certifications.

Upon completion of the program, graduates of this program are expected to:

  • Gather, interpret and analyze research to inform decision-making at operational and strategic levels of an organization.
  • Use advanced communication skills and awareness of cultural differences in global and domestic business interactions.
  • Analyze problems from a diverse perspective, propose effective solutions and evaluate the impact of executive decisions.
  • Assess and evaluate business entities taking into account cross-functional environments as they affect ethical decision making in domestic and global organizations.
  • Create a comprehensive project plan to ensure desired project deliverables.

Master of Business Administration — Project Management Concentration

Master of Business Administration 

Foundation Courses
ACCT5000Corporate Financial Accounting3
ECON5000A Survey of Economic Principles3
Core Courses
FISV5600Financial Management3
FISV5720Financial Reporting and Control3
MGMT5575Operations Management3
MGMT5800Effective Leadership3
MGMT5900Ethics, Corporate Social Responsibility and Law3
MRKT5500Strategic Marketing3
RSCH5800Evidence-Based Research in Management3
Project Management Courses *
MGMT6210Project Management3
MGMT6225Team Dynamics3
MGMT6440Project Management Simulation I3
MGMT6450Project Management Simulation II3
Career Capstone Course
MGMT6800Business Policy and Strategy3
Total Credits36.0-42.0

Note for Providence campus students: MBA concentration courses may only be available online.  Students should consult with their academic counselor/advisor regarding course availability and for planning.