8 months
1212 USD/full
1212 USD/full
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The Project Management MicroMaster offered by EdX in collaboration with Rochester Institute of Technology - RITx is an online short course that will teach you how to coordinate a project from start to finish, covering each essential step.

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The Project Management MicroMaster Program from EdX in partnership with Rochester Institute of Technology - RITx is a graduate level series of courses designed to provide you with the in-depth knowledge and skills needed to be a successful project manager in any industry. This online sequence is a semester’s worth of work from RIT's Master's Degree and consists of three courses and a final capstone exam.

By earning the MicroMasters certificate you will develop the leadership skills needed to effectively manage a team that will meet the expectations of your customers and business goals.

Build on your MicroMasters Credential by applying to RIT’s School of Individualized Study for a customized master’s degree.

Job Outlook

  • Project management positions are growing at 1.5 million opportunities per year. (source: Project Management Institute)
  • Median salary for an entry level project manager is $84,000. (source: Project Management Institute)
  • Exciting career opportunities across industry domains as project manager, project consultant, project analyst, program manager

What You'll Learn:

  • The tools and techniques to manage the comprehensive project management life cycle for a project - from initiation through closing.
  • To balance the critical tradeoffs of time, cost and scope to meet customer expectations.
  • The ability to apply best practices across a variety of industries and businesses.
  • Lead a project to success, and how to capitalize on the leadership and behavioral facets to do so.
  • To navigate the social and cultural aspects, legal and regulatory practices, technology and infrastructure that influence projects’ success in the global market.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Project Management Life Cycle
  • Best Practices for Project Management Success
  • International Project Management
  • Project Management MicroMasters Capstone Exam

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 8 months
    • 8 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




9 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Tuition Fee

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