Develop the skills necessary to link operations and projects with relevant activities in almost all areas of business with the MS in Project Management and Operations (+1) program from Southern New Hampshire University. The +1 program allows you to earn your master's degree in just one extra year, with 32 credits spread out over the fall, spring and summer. Paired with a three-year degree path, the +1 program gives students a world-class education and a head start to career advancement, as well as significant savings on tuition.
You'll receive broad exposure to leading-edge topics and skill development in operations management, project management, supply chain management, logistics, quality control and management science. This exposure and your participation in several team projects will provide you with the concepts, language, insights, tools and leadership skills you'll need for success in operations and project management.
You'll gain access to real-life operations and projects through guest lectures and visits to high-tech companies. In the process, you'll be further prepared for a professional career relating to analysis, design, implementation and management of operations and projects in manufacturing and service organizations.
The MS in Project Management and Operations (+1) program explores the contemporary issues that make almost any business run smoothly. Areas of study include supply chain management, international supply chain management, project management for Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification, management of service operations and Six Sigma quality management.
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission: to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your master's in project management at SNHU include:
SNHU requires an undergraduate Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.75 (or equivalent) for admission. If you are an international student in need of a visa to study on campus, please see our international admission requirements.
Acceptance decisions are made on a rolling basis throughout the year for our three 16-week graduate terms. You can apply at any time and get a decision within two weeks of submitting all required materials. To apply, simply complete our online application form.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the median annual wage for general and operations managers was $100,410 in 2017.* Proven analytical and problem-solving skills are in particular demand in this field.
Upon completion of this campus graduate project management program, you'll find career options in a variety of industries, including:
You’ll also get the preparation you need for such professional certifications as PMP, Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)®, and Six Sigma Green Belt. To sit for the Six Sigma certification exam, you must also meet certain additional requirements, which can be found on the International Association for Six Sigma Certification website.
Important Note: SNHU is a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.) of the Project Management Institute (PMI)®. Project managers are increasingly turning to R.E.P.s for certification training and maintenance. PMI is the world's largest project management member association, representing more than 650,000 practitioners worldwide. Students must take the QSO 645 Project Management for Project Management Professional (PMP)® Certification course in order to satisfy the educational requirement needed to take the PMP exam. Additional requirements that must be satisfied to sit the PMP exam can be found on the Project Management Institute website.
This 32-credit, full-time campus graduate project management program gives you the knowledge, skills, and education necessary to pursue or accelerate a career in project management and operations. This specialized master's degree is designed to be completed in just one year, and provides a market-relevant combination of a comprehensive business education and real-world application.
The program's technology-integrated coursework is continually adjusted to reflect the latest topics, technology and tactics in the field. Top-tier faculty boasts advanced academic qualifications and many years of practical experience in operations and project management.
This is a survey of the mathematical, probabilistic and statistical tools available for assisting in the operation and management of industrial organizations.
This course will provide the students with statistical tools and techniques that will enable them to make an immediate impact in their careers. This course will be realistically oriented and numerous business examples and cases will be analyzed.
This course is designed to provide an understanding of the design and implementation of quality control and improvement systems. It is an introduction to current quality management approaches, statistical quality control and quality improvement techniques. ISO-9000 also will be discussed. Case studies and the use of computer technology will be integral to the course.
Learn the five process groups and ten knowledge areas that guide project management using A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK Guide) - Sixth Edition, Project Management Institute, Inc., 2017. Utilize process inputs and outputs, as well as tools and techniques, to effectively plan and manage projects. Explore the professional and social responsibilities of project management. The course is designed to help students prepare for the Project Management Professional (PMP) exam. The course satisfies the educational requirement of 35 hours of project management education for the PMP exam. However, it does not guarantee success on the PMP exam (PMP and PMBOK are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.)
Total Credits: 30
Tuition rates for SNHU's online degree programs are among the lowest in the nation. We offer a 25% tuition discount for U.S. service members, both full and part time, and the spouses of those on active duty.
*Tuition Rates are subject to change and are reviewed Annually.
$40 Application Fee, $150 Graduation Fee, Course Materials ($ varies by course)
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