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Master of Science in
Project Management

With a graduate degree in Project Management, ERAU graduates can do a lot in any industry. From planning and budgeting to assessing risk to overseeing and documenting all aspects of projects, ERAU students will leave the program with the skill set required to improve business operations. The M.S. in Project Management at Embry-Riddle Worldwide prepares its graduates to emerge from the program ready for a leadership role in a variety of industries and may even earn certification along the way.

The overarching goal of the Project Management graduate program at ERAU is to provide students with a dynamic educational experience that translates to the business world.

All of our professors have Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification and can provide students with academic and career counseling. They’re also a great resource to students who plan to pursue their PMP certification.

The program culminates with a capstone that’s both unique and exciting. Projects demonstrate your command of project management principles and techniques and can be used as an electronic portfolio.

And with ERAU Worldwide’s online educational opportunities and over 130 Worldwide locations, students have the flexibility to learn at a campus near them or even in their own home.


About Project Management at the Worldwide & Online Campus

In today’s complex, global business environment, an organization’s efficiency is often what sets it apart from the rest. With deadlines and bottom-lines constantly looming, business leaders and executives know there are tremendous financial risks when operating low-performing organizations. The Master of Science in Project Management at Embry-Riddle Worldwide gives students a solid foundation for project management work in sectors like technology, healthcare, global infrastructure, renewable energy and finance. Other trending industries include aerospace, defense, construction and government.

Embry-Riddle Worldwide’s Master of Science in Project Management was developed entirely by certified Project Management Professionals (PMPs)®, and the program has been accredited by the Project Management Institute Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs.

For the Graduate Capstone Project, students will build an e-Portfolio, a platform that demonstrates Project Management mastery by showcasing the skills and abilities developed throughout their educational experience. This degree doesn't just give an understanding of projects — it gives the skills needed to lead projects.

ERAU Worldwide prepare its graduates to leave the program with the skills needed to excel in this field, including:

  • Documentation & Planning: Graduates will be prepared to create and recommend strategic plans and reviews; prepare action plans; oversee production, quality assurance, and customer service standards; and implement change as necessary
  • Financial Expertise: Graduates will be prepared to meet agreed upon financial objectives; prepare budgets/forecast budget requirements; schedule expenditures; analyze variances; and initiate corrective action if necessary
  • Staff Development: Graduates will be prepared to recruit, select, train, and coach/counsel qualified employees to meet project needs
  • Personal Development: Graduates will be prepared to participate in educational opportunities and career advancement seminars; read/study professional publications; maintain personal and job-related networks; and participate in professional organizations.

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PMI and PMP are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

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