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Technology Project Management, M.Sc.

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University rank #201 (ARWU) Houston, TX, United States
The degree plan for a Master of Science (MS) in Technology Project Management is designed specifically to prepare individuals with undergraduate degrees in technology disciplines for responsible leadership roles in the technology-based and professional workplaces.

Overview

The core courses provide in-depth preparation in project management skills. Being able to plan and manage technology projects is an increasingly important skill for those with a technical background.

The directed area of study allows graduate students the opportunity to focus in an area of specialization.

Students in the program have reported that they have been able to apply the skills they learn across wide variety of occupations including: Project Manager, Team Lead, Analyst, Process Engineer, Quality Manager, Information Services Manager, Logistics Manager, Finance Manager, Senior Sourcing Specialist, Engagement Manager, Operations Management and Business Development Manager.

These occupations are spread across several industries such as banking/finance, manufacturing and production, merchandising and retail, K-16 education, engineering, architecture, hospital and health services, government, military, telecommunications, non-profits, legal services, public utilities, information technology consulting, energy/oil and gas, construction, and software development.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Project Management Principles
  • Project Leadership and Team Building
  • Risk Assessment in Project Management
  • Quality Improvement in Project Management
  • Project Management Seminar
  • Integration Project

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

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    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution with a minimum grade point average of 3.00 (A=4.00) on the most recent 60 semester hours of undergraduate coursework.
  • Domestic applicants may be conditionally admitted with a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution with a grade point average of 2.75 to 2.99 in a 4.0 scale on the most recent 60 semester hours of undergraduate course work.
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is required for all applicants, and score may not be more than 5 years old.
  • International applicants have additional documentation requirements, including the submission of TOEFL/IELTS scores, if appropriate.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1101 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1101 USD per credit and a duration of .
  • National

    586 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 586 USD per credit and a duration of .
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Living costs for Houston

  • 1067 - 1950 USD/month
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