12 months
26471 USD/year
26471 USD/year
12509 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The mission of Project Management at University of Kansas is to deliver high-quality education flexibly to support the unique needs of adult students, so they become positive, impactful, and engaged leaders in the project management industry serving a diverse array of workforce, economic, and community needs.


The program also provides service to our University, our profession, and our community. 

The Project Management program at University of Kansas educational objectives in support of our mission are that our graduates will be:

  • Technically skilled in the application of PMI-based project management principles and demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively and in teams across a multitude of environments to successfully deliver projects, programs, and portfolios;
  • Successful in their chosen career paths, demonstrating the attitudes, abilities, and personal leadership to effectively adapt to our changing global society while maintaining and promoting the highest professional and ethical standards; 
  • Actively engaged in continuous learning and professional growth throughout their careers while productively contributing to their organizations and communities; and
  • Adept at understanding the strategic context of projects to deliver a sustained competitive advantage.

Programme Structure

Concentration courses 

  • Project Management Fundamentals 
  • Interpersonal & Persuasive Communications
  • Managing Teams and Leading People
  • Financial Management
  • Project Contracts & Procurement
  • Risk Management for Project Managers

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Applications deadlines: Rolling


30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  •  A bachelor's degree from an accredited school
  • Online application
  • GRE score: Suggested guidelines of Quantitative of 155+, Verbal of 146+. The GRE may be waived upon departmental review if the applicant has more than two years of qualified professional, related work experience; also waived for CGSC students at Ft. Leavenworth
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Current resume
  • Statement of Purpose
  • International students must meet KU’s English proficiency, Visa/120 and financial support document requirements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26471 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26471 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    26471 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26471 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12509 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12509 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Overland Park

900 - 1345 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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