Project and Program Management

Brandeis University

M.Sc. Online
12 months
53500 USD/year
53500 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Project and Program Management program at Brandeis University curriculum is consistent with PMI’s Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK). It integrates understandings of business functions and challenges at various levels of corporate operation, and involves the interdisciplinary study of management, leadership and technology.


Project and Program Management programs at Brandeis University is an important and valuable skill in the increasingly project-oriented business world. In the private, not-for-profit and public sectors, the ability to plan projects, manage budgets, communicate objectives and negotiate with stakeholders gives you a competitive edge and makes you a valuable leader.

Learning outcomes

Brandeis University’s M.S. in Project and Program Management is designed to provide you with an integrated, interdisciplinary understanding of the skills required to manage projects and programs at various levels of corporate operations. The program curriculum, which is consistent with the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK), helps provide you with the competitive edge that could help you advance into the field of project management.

Founded in 1948, Brandeis University is an internationally recognized research institution with the intimacy and personal attention of a small liberal arts college. Brandeis University is an accredited, non-sectarian institution focused on academic excellence with a commitment to social justice. Brandeis University counts among its faculty six members of the National Academies, four Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigators, three Pulitzer Prize winners and two MacArthur Foundation “genius grant” recipients.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:
  • Foundations of Project Management
  • Professional Communications
  • Organizational Leadership and Decision Making
  • Project Scheduling and Control
  • Risk Management in Projects and Programs
  • Negotiating and Conflict Resolution
  • Program Management: Theory and Practice
  • Challenges in Project Management
  • Procurement and Contract Management
  • Special Topics in Project Management
  • Agile Project Management
  • Foundations of Virtual Management across Cultures and Geographies
  • Management of Virtual and Global Teams
  • Foundations of Data Science and Analytics
  • Virtual Teams in Worldwide Environments
  • Social Media and Collaboration Technology in Organizations
  • Preparing for the PMP Exam

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application
  • Transcripts
  • Standardized test scores or a graded analytical paper
  • English Proficiency
  • A letter of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    53500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 53500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    53500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 53500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.


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