MBA In Project Management Programs

A Master in Business Administration (MBA) is a valuable credential in the business world. This degree prepares graduates for management jobs and other leadership positions in business, particularly in the areas of finance, accounting, marketing, human resources, government, and general management.

An MBA in project management is uniquely designed for project management professionals who want to have a competitive advantage in the marketplace. Project management is a crucial part of organizational design, and with the right training, you’ll be prepared to play a key role in a company’s growth and development.

There are plenty of online, campus, and hybrid programs available for those interested in pursuing an MBA in project management. Use the links below to navigate our list of degrees.

An MBA in project management often takes two years to complete, depending on the program. Some programs require students to have at least two years of professional work experience before they can enroll. The programs listed below are fully accredited, and offer a blend of business and project management-related courses.

Purdue University Global

Purdue University Global – Accredited By HLC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “Purdue University Global’s MBA in Project Management degree program is designed to teach students how to analyze and streamline complex, large-scale endeavors into efficient project plans. You’ll learn how to strategize, plan, schedule, implement, and determine project deliverables, milestones, and responsibilities, making sure that business needs are being addressed and costs are managed.” Click Here to request information about this program.

 

Walden University

Walden University – Accredited By HLC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “Learn strategies to enhance your organization’s effectiveness through Walden University’s ACBSP-accredited Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program. With this online degree program, you can gain business and leadership skills to address your organization’s unique business challenges. Choose from various specializations within this diverse and dynamic field, including corporate finance, entrepreneurship, international business, leadership, and project and risk management.” Click Here to request information about this program.

 

Grand Canyon University

Grand Canyon University – Accredited By HLC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “GCU’s MBA in Project Management provides a comprehensive exploration of the discipline. It aligns with the global standards outlined by the Project Management Institute (PMI), the leading professional membership organization in this field. MBA candidates who choose to pursue GCU’s project management emphasis are offered strong academic preparation for PMI?s competitive certification process.” Click Here to request information about this program.

 

Ashford University

Ashford University – Accredited By WASC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “Ashford University’s three (3), three (3)-credit courses of the Project Management Specialization combined with a master’s degree helps graduates realistically achieve even their biggest goals. Topics like project planning and life-cycle management, procurement, operations management, scheduling, and financial analysis are taught often including the latest in project management software and technology.” Click Here to request information about this program.

 

Liberty University

Liberty University – Accredited By SACS

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “Liberty University’s Master of Business Administration in Project Management program will advance your proficiency in business skills relevant to leadership positions in the field of project management within the domestic and global marketplace. You will be equipped to serve successfully as an expert in the modern business world, while advancing in your understanding of project management, integrating marketing strategies with management practices.” Click Here to request information about this program.

 

Northcentral University

Northcentral University – Accredited By WASC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “Students in the MBA in Project Management program will focus on risk management, procurement, monitoring, and multi-project management. They will complete a final written research project demonstrating the ability to conduct an investigation on a workplace problem, identify an area for intervention, critique, justify, and recommend a plan of preventative action. This specialization explores principles, concepts, tools, and techniques to improve project performance and organizational effectiveness.” Click Here to request information about this program.

 

Colorado Technical University

Colorado Technical University – Accredited By HLC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “Colorado Technical University offers a Master of Business Administration degree with a Project Management concentration that integrates business foundation courses with project management. This MBA concentration is accredited by the ACBSP and the PMI Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC). You will also have the opportunity to develop capabilities in constructing plans, analyzing project scope, determining needs and budgets, performing quality audits and assessing risk.” Click Here to request information about this program.

 

American InterContinental University

American InterContinental University – Accredited By HLC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “AIU’s ACBSP accredited MBA in Project Management program is designed to emphasize the project phases and processes presented by such organizations as the Project Management Institute (PMI) in their Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK). This business-focused curriculum offers students a hands-on approach to using project management knowledge areas to facilitate scheduling, estimating, tracking, and controlling the schedule and costs of the project.” Click Here to request information about this program.

 

Grantham University

Grantham University – Accredited By DEAC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “The Project Management specialization provides MBA students with a curriculum prescribed in the Project Management Institute’s Project Management Body of Knowledge Guide (PMBOK). This specialized degree program looks at strategic analysis and planning, business models and practical exercises to provide the knowledge and tools you need to more effectively execute project initiatives.” Click Here to request information about this program.

All Logistics And Supply Chain Management Programs By State

Here you’ll find business administration graduate programs with an emphasis in project management. If your state isn’t listed here, not to worry. Many of these programs are designed to accommodate distance learners.

Click on the links below to jump to a specific state’s programs.

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Alabama

 
University of North Alabama – Accredited By SACS

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “The MBA with a Project Management concentration will build upon the current skills and knowledge that you have already established to prepare you for a career in the project management discipline, as a project manager or project team member.”

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California

 
San Diego State University – Accredited By WASC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “The MBA Specialization in Project Management provides students with an academic curriculum focused on planning, leading, organizing, and controlling the resources and schedules of large-scale projects such as software development projects, engineering projects, civic improvement projects, or construction projects.”

 
Califonia Southern University – Accredited By WASC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “CalSouthern’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) with a concentration in project management is a versatile degree that’s perfectly suited to today’s business landscape. With more and more businesses organizing themselves along a project-based model, a comprehensive understanding of this discipline and an online project management degree can be valuable tools to set yourself apart in today’s competitive marketplace. Skilled project managers are increasingly in demand, across industries and across borders.”

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Colorado

 
Colorado Technical University – Accredited By HLC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “Colorado Technical University offers a Master of Business Administration degree with a Project Management concentration that covers the nine knowledge areas specified by PMI in the PMBOK® Guide. This program is designed to integrate business foundation courses with the theory and practice of project management.”

 
Colorado Christian University – Accredited By HLC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “CCU’s MBA in project management courses integrate academics with moral principles from scripture, so you can grow as a servant leader, strengthen your ethical framework, enhance and build valuable career skills, and responsibly influence your profession.”

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Connecticut

 
Albertus Magnus College – Accredited By NEASC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “The Albertus MBA concentration in Project Management provides an excellent grounding in the technical skills required for careers in project management, combined with the core strategic, business administration, and leadership skills required for a highly regarded 48-credit MBA. All project management courses are taught by PMP® certified project managers with extensive real world experience managing projects and programs, combined with the academic rigor you would expect from our esteemed faculty.”

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Florida

 
Florida Institute of Technology – Accredited By SACS

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “The Master of Business Administration – Project Management degree program may be completed in two years or less and provides the high-level knowledge and range of skills to meet the challenges of today’s complex global business. Rooted in the case method approach, this intensive MBA program offers a uniquely collaborative, hands-on education. This program prepares students to sit for the Project Management Professional® (PMP) certification examination.”

 
Saint Leo University – Accredited By SACS

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “he MBA Concentration in Project Management is designed to incorporate flexibility for working professionals and is offered online so that the course may be conveniently accessed by students 24/7. This flexibility also allows for the student to deal with the duties of meeting family needs, maintaining a job, and other outside responsibilities yet have access to their course room when they have extra time.”

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Georgia

 
Everglades University – Accredited By SACS

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “The curriculum is designed to allow the student to acquire a Master’s Degree in Business Administration as well as prepare him/her for a career in business. The program leading to the Master’s Degree in Business Administration (MBA) has been designed to provide students with the opportunity to apply advanced theoretical concepts and knowledge from all functional areas of business through an analytical, decision-making process which focuses on solving practical problems.”

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Indiana

 
Indiana Wesleyan University – Accredited By HLC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “Students in the Master of Business Administration in Project Management program will design solutions and strategies for complex business problems and opportunities within organizations by integrating critical analysis with project management practice and organizational strategy to ensure organizational success. Students will synthesize ethical standards in decision making and strategy development and create appropriate communication strategies to achieve organization goals.”

 
Anderson University – Accredited By HLC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “The Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Anderson University is a broad-based management program with an emphasis on practical application. The first year of the program emphasizes the integration of the basic business disciplines. The second year addresses the strategic and long-range needs of organizational life. A unique experience in global business is also available in the program.”

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Kansas

 
Grantham University – Accredited By HLC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “The Project Management degree program provides MBA students with a curriculum prescribed in the Project Management Institute’s Project Management Body of Knowledge Guide (PMBOK®). Students enrolled in this master’s program are required to follow courses in the sequence set out for the program.”

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University of Louisiana at Lafayette – Accredited By SACS

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “An MBA with a concentration in Project Management helps you develop a valuable skillset to showcase to any business looking to become more efficient and maintain profitability. Our program is designed around accelerated, 8-week courses and is 100% online, allowing you to complete your MBA without taking time off from your career.”

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Maine

 
Thomas College – Accredited By NEASC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “Thomas College is a Registered Education Provider with the national Project Management Institute, Inc., and we’ll help to prepare you to take the Certification Exam and graduate with that impressive credential on your résumé. You’ll find many ways to develop your talents and stand out from the crowd when it’s time to find the job of your dreams.”

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Michigan

 
Cornerstone University – Accredited By HLC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “The project management concentration provides further instruction and practical application in project design, resource management, risk management, principles of effective communication and quality assurance. A master’s degree in business administration with a specialization in project management requires 38 total credit hours. This includes 12 credit hours of vocationally-focused concentration classes. This full-time program offers courses one at a time and is approximately 77 weeks long.”

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Mississippi

 
Mississippi State University – Accredited By SACS

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “Project management has truly come into its own as an organizational discipline. The MSU College of Business has designed an MBA program with a concentration in Project Management to help engineering students and others in technical fields move easily into a managerial role. This interdisciplinary degree is a 36-hour program requiring 27 hours of MBA courses and 9 hours of Industrial Engineering courses relating specifically to project management.”

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Nebraska

 
Concordia University Nebraska – Accredited By HLC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “The Concordia University, Nebraska MBA program with a concentration in Project Management is designed for working professionals who have a desire to develop and strengthen the skills and knowledge needed for ethical service and leadership in today’s business environment. You’ll reach beyond general preparation with the increasingly sought-after and immediately applicable new leadership skills required to manage projects hands-on.”

 
Midland University – Accredited By HLC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “Students may earn a concentration in Project Management by completing Operations Management (BUS 641) and Corporate Strategy (BUS 653) and two additional courses in project management during their elective terms. Concentrations in the Midland MBA are completed within the 16-month program by taking two courses in a concentrated area of interest during the elective term. A concentration is not required for the completion of the MBA.”

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New Hampshire

 
Southern New Hampshire University – Accredited By NEASC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “SNHU’s MBA in Project Management is one of the most affordable MBAs in the nation and can be completed in just over a year. The coursework introduces you to an increasingly popular profession as more companies move to project team-based business models. Particularly helpful for professionals in industries such as construction, IT development, manufacturing and consulting, the Project Management MBA provides a foundation for a successful career in this growing field.”

 
New England College – Accredited By NEASC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “New England College’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) program in Project Management is designed for project management professionals who want to have a competitive advantage by adding value to their organization. Making long and short-term business decisions, supply chain management, contract management, quality analysis, are important aspects of this program.”

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New Jersey

 
Montclair State University – Accredited By MSCHE

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “At Montclair State University, the online MBA with a concentration in Project Management prepares students to effectively contribute to the success of their organizations using a balance of theory and practical application. With six (6) different annual start dates, Montclair’s project management graduate program is flexible for working professionals looking to further their project management career.”

 
Stevens Institute of Technology – Accredited By MSCHE

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “This concentration provides you with the skills to lead complex projects and programs within organizations. It leverages new concepts in strategic project management and leadership that were developed by School of Business faculty and have achieved international acclaim.”

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North Carolina

 
Meredith College – Accredited By SACS

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “To meet the need for competent project professionals, the Meredith MBA offers a project management concentration. The concentration complements the MBA’s core curriculum. By completing an MBA with a concentration in project management, you’ll enhance your career and create opportunities for leadership and advancement.”

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North Dakota

 
University of Mary – Accredited By HLC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “The University of Mary is the only university in North Dakota recognized by the Project Management Institute (PMI®), and graduates of the program receive 700 hours towards their certification in Project Management (PMP®). Earn your graduate business degree with a concentration in Project Management in our convenient and affordable online degree program, or in a blended format of online and evening classes that meet one night per week.”

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Pennsylvania

 
Lehigh University – Accredited By MSCHE

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “Organization, leadership, vision, scope—for those leading projects, these skills and traits are critical for the successful completion of the job at hand. A true project manager must possess strong management skills as well as process skills. The Lehigh University Project Management concentration is designed and developed for individuals with educational or professional experience in a variety of industries and disciplines. Successful completion ?of 12 credits is required for the Project Management concentration.”

 
Chatham University – Accredited By MSCHE

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “Chatham’s MBA concentration in Project Management is designed to educate future leaders in project management by cultivating expertise in advanced project management techniques with a firm grounding in foundational management principles. The innovative curriculum allows students to translate theory into practice through simulations, case analyses, and experiential learning.”

 
Carlow University – Accredited By MSCHE

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “Our innovative coursework, including in-depth case studies and on-the-job training prepares you, future Project Management Professionals (PMPs), for successful careers, according to the guidelines of the Project Management Institute (PMI).”

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Texas

 
University of Houston Downtown – Accredited By SACS

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “UHD’s concentration in Project Management and Process Improvement is geared towards professionals already involved in project management or those seeking a career change into this exciting and diverse field. Graduates will have the necessary knowledge and core competencies required for major project and process implementations.”

 
Dallas Baptist University – Accredited By SACS

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “The Project Management Concentration is designed to provide students with both the theoretical knowledge and practical skills to succeed in project management, whether as project team members or project managers. The Project Management concentration includes advanced study and applications in the techniques and tools used to define, plan, organize, and manage projects.”

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Vermont

 
Marlboro College – Accredited By NEASC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “As a student in this concentration, whether pursuing the graduate certificate, the Master of Science in Management, or the Master of Business Administration degrees, you will immediately start learning relevant project management techniques and theories. In courses such as Strategic Planning, Project Governance and Oversight, and Clear Communications, you will strengthen your knowledge and expertise in managing projects throughout their life-cycle with meaningful class projects related to the work you are already performing.”

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Virginia

 
Virginia International University – Accredited By SACS

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “The core competencies and subject are of the MBA in Project Management program include contracts and procurements, project and cost management, risk project management, quality project management and assurance, multiple project management systems, productivity measurement and improvement such as communication project management, human resources management, and other topics related to project management.”

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Washington D.C.

 
George Washington University – Accredited By MSCHE

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “Thorough analysis, careful planning, and logical execution are critical to the successful completion of any project. The Project Management concentration provides MBA candidates with the knowledge and skills needed to manage major projects from conception to implementation.”

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Wisconsin

 
University of Wisconsin Whitewater – Accredited By HLC

Master of Business Administration in Project Management: “The UW-Whitewater MBA Emphasis in Project Management curriculum was developed by local project management experts and provides skills you can use to enhance your career and improve the productivity of your workplace. Program instructors have professional project management experience, PMP® certification, and demonstrated success to teach a variety of project management related topics.”

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