MBA - Project Management Concentration

The Master of Business Administration 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, design, implementation and management of business operations and processes, both in manufacturing and service organizations.

JWU is a Registered Educational Provider (R.E.P.) of PMI. Project managers are increasingly turning to R.E.P.s for certification training and maintenance. PMI is the world's largest project management member association, representing more than 600,000 practitioners in more than 185 countries. Students must take the MGMT6210 Project Management course in order to satisfy the educational requirement needed to take the PMP exam.

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 (MBA)

Credits
Foundation Courses
ECON5000Economics in the Global Economy3
FISV5000Corporate Financial Accounting3
Core Courses
FISV5526Financial Reporting and Control3
FISV5600Financial Management3
MGMT5575Operations Management3
MGMT5800Effective Leadership3
MGMT5900Ethics, Corporate Social Responsibility and Law3
MRKT5500Strategic Marketing3
RSCH5700Research and Inquiry3
Project Management Courses
MGMT6210Project Management3
MGMT6225Team Dynamics *3
MGMT6440Project Management Simulation I *3
MGMT6450Project Management Simulation II *3
Career Capstone Course
MGMT6800Business Policy and Strategy3
Total Credits36.0-42.0