MBA - Project Management

Colorado Technical University's Master of Business Administration in Project Management program gives you the opportunity to gain the skills needed to effectively oversee projects. Learn more about the Master of Business Administration in Project Management program at CTU here.

Frequently Asked Questions

What Kind of Program Is It?

Colorado Technical University's Master of Business Administration in Project Management program, which is campus-based, is accredited by the Project Management Institute's Global Accreditation Center. Concentration courses give you the opportunity to learn about the project management process, planning, execution, closure, scheduling, cost control techniques, contracting, and procurement. This program is also designed to teach graduate research methods, strategic management, decision-making, and applied managerial accounting, economics, and finance. Once you complete this program, you could be able to establish a project office, identify key tasks and stakeholders, prioritize tasks, create a project schedule, and develop contingency plans.

What Are the Prerequisites?

If you are interested in enrolling in CTU's Master of Business Administration in Project Management program you should already have your bachelor's degree. You should also be interested in overseeing various aspects of a project. Applicants to all of Colorado Technical University's programs must have a high school diploma or equivalent; some programs have additional requirements.

What Are the Course Requirements?

The Master of Business Administration in Project Management program at CTU consists of 44 credits. You take 16 credits of concentration courses and 28 credits of core requirements.

Core Requirements

Course CodeCourse Name
ACCT 614 Applied Managerial Accounting
ECON 616 Applied Managerial Economics
EMBA 690 Strategic Management in Dynamic Environments
FINC 615 Applied Managerial Finance
INTD 670 Leadership and Ethical Decision-Making
MGMT 600 Applied Managerial Decision-Making
MGMT 605 Graduate Research Methods

Project Management Concentration Requirements

Course CodeCourse Name
PM 600 Project Management Processes in Organizations
PM 610 Project Planning, Execution, and Closure
PM 620 Schedule and Cost Control Techniques
PM 630 Contracting and Procurement in Project Management

What Could I Do After I Graduate?

Career Opportunities

Once you earn CTU's Master of Business Administration in Project Management you could pursue leadership positions in the project management field. You might oversee projects, including their costs and scheduling. You could also be involved in the planning process or have to deal with risk analysis.

Positions you might be able to pursue include:

  • Construction manager
  • IT project manager
  • Project administrator
  • Project coordinator
  • Project leader
  • Project management consultant
  • Project manager
  • Senior project manager

CTU does not guarantee employment or salary. University grants or scholarships are based on established criteria as published in the University's catalog and are awarded after verification that the conditions of eligibility have been met.