12 months
26251 USD/year
26251 USD/year
12289 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Project Management at University of Kansas involves leading cross-functional teams to deliver successful projects.


A project manager’s responsibilities include:

  • Creating clear and attainable project objectives
  • Developing project requirements
  • Planning project tasks to meet the objectives
  • Managing complex, interdependent project activities to meet the cost, time, quality and client satisfaction objectives
  • Managing change on the project
  • Leading the project team and managing project stakeholders

What industries need project managers?

Project Management is a broadly applicable skill set, increasingly desired in a wide variety of industries such as business, engineering, health care, information technology, military, science, construction, marketing and event planning. 

Is project management graduate education right for you?

University of Kansas’s online Project Management graduate programs and on-campus programs in Kansas City help existing project managers, or those who desire to become a project manager or program manager, learn how to successfully lead any project, from a simple, short-duration project to a multi-year highly complex project.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Project Management Fundamentals
  • Interpersonal & Persuasive Communications
  • Managing Teams and Leading People
  • Financial Management
  • Management of Consulting Projects
  • Portfolio Analysis and Program Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Applications deadlines: Rolling


33 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

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  • 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

    26251 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26251 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    26251 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26251 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12289 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12289 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Lenexa

900 - 1400 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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