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Program and Project Management

University of Michigan-Dearborn

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
1315 USD/credit
1315 USD/credit
745 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Program and Project Management program of University of Michigan-Dearborn is designed to address this growing need and targets technical professionals from various industries who need to deepen their understanding of program and project management and would like to make a transition from team members to program managers.

Overview

Nationwide, there is an increasing demand for skilled and experienced professionals who can develop, deploy, and manage locally and globally developed programs in a timely and efficient manner.

The Program and Project Management program of University of Michigan-Dearborn draws upon the expertise of the college’s faculty members and industry practitioners to provide a comprehensive and practical knowledge in program and project management. While principles and theories are examined, the emphasis of the program is on application.

Students are equipped with strategies and tools to efficiently plan and organize resources so that programs and projects are completed on schedule, on budget, and with high-quality results. This program is ideal for professionals who want to enhance their ability to coordinate complex projects, motivate and manage people, and achieve cost-effective outcomes.

Program Goals

  • Provide a students with a comprehensive, theoretical, and practical knowledge of the foundation of program and project management.
  • Provide students with access to advances in the program management field.
  • Provide students with concepts, theories, methodologies, analytical techniques and skills necessary for successful leadership of programs within complex organizations.
  • Provide students with understanding of global issues in managing programs and projects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Fundamentals of Program Management
  • Project Management and Control
  • Managing Global Programs
  • Program Budget, Cost Estimation and Control
  • Engineering Risk-Benefit Analysis
  • Organization Behavior

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
84
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students entering the program should have a regionally accredited undergraduate degree in engineering, business, economics, math, computer science or other physical sciences and at least two years of practical work experience
  • The program requires an course work in probability and statistics, that can be satisfied by completing IMSE 510 as an approved elective within the first two semesters of the program
  • Two letters of recommendation are also required, with at least one from a person familiar with the candidate’s academic performance
  • The undergraduate cumulative GPA is a large factor in master’s admission consideration and typically 3.0 (on a scale of 4.0) is expected
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume or CV
  • Official transcripts for all colleges/universities attended, regardless of whether a degree was earned
  • Applicants whose native language is not English must demonstrate English proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1315 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1315 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1315 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1315 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    745 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 745 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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