PMI GAC Accredited University Program

The project management concentration covers the life cycle of project phases and processes advocated by the Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Institute core learning outcomes and the Project Management Institute as defined in the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge®. The following degree programs offer the project management concentration. GAC accreditation status has been conferred upon the following degree programs through August 2017:

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA), Project Management Concentration—Click here for complete program details.
  • Master of Science in Management and Leadership, Project Management Concentration—Click here for complete program details.
To access graduation, retention, withdrawal, and employment rates for the MBA Project Management Concentration and MSM Project Management Concentration, click here.
Global accreditation center for project management - accredited program logo

PROGRAM OCCUPATIONS

This program is designed to prepare students to enter occupations listed below.

Bureau of Labor Statistics Job and Salary Projections

Project Management  Occupational Outlook 2012 Pay/Year Median 2014 Pay/Year Median 2012 Jobs (BLS) 2014 Jobs (BLS)
MBA/MSM - Project Management  Top Executives $101,650 $102,750 2,303,200 2,467,500
MBA/MSM - Project Management General and Operations Managers $116,090 $117,200 1,973,700 2,049,870
AVERAGE   $108,870 $109,975 2,138,450 2,258,685

Sources

http://bls.gov/ooh/management/industrial-production-managers.htm 
http://bls.gov/ooh/management/top-executives.htm 
http://bls.gov/oes/current/oes111021.htm 
http://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/top-executives.htm 
http://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes111021.htm

PROGRAM COST

The cost estimated is an average over the duration of the program. This estimate does not include tuition reduction. The cost may change based on the number of credits and tuition could be adjusted or subject to change.

Graduate Online Tuition and Fees

Program Credit Hours Expected Number of Terms Total Tuition Total Cost of Completion*
Master of Business Administration
(with concentration) 
76 19 $33,516.00 $38,016.00
Master of Science in Management and Leadership 56 14 $24,696.00 $28,179.75


* This estimate includes:

  • Technology fees in each term
  • Books 

Request More Information

To receive the Kaplan University Program Guide, including areas of study and associated career paths, please complete this information form.