The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Project Management helps students develop the fundamental knowledge, skills, and dispositions necessary to meet organizational and stakeholder requirements in the planning, implementation, and assessment of projects.
Whether you're looking to advance or change your career, a transfer-friendly project management degree program at SNHU will help you get where you want to go. This focused business degree gives you the tools and resources to make an impact in highly competitive, fast-growing industries.
Why earn a project management degree at SNHU?
The online Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Project Management explores how to successfully plan, execute and close a variety of organizational projects. You'll gain a strong foundation in the strategies and principles used by successful organizations, including supply chain management, statistical analyses and Six Sigma.
Courses within this program are 100% online and are taught by experienced faculty who know how to bridge the gap between theory and practice. The project manager degree is designed for students interested in the production of goods and services and the application of quantitative methods to solve business problems.
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission - to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your project management degree online at SNHU include:
Completion of the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Project Management opens career opportunities in a number of fields, including managerial and leadership roles in businesses, nonprofit agencies and government.
The future appears to be bright for project managers. The Project Management Institute predicts that 213,974 new project management roles will be needed in the U.S. through 2027.*
Additionally, the average annual salary for project management-oriented jobs was $105,000 in 2017.*
This bachelor's degree in project management will have students explore project management methodologies, tools and practices for appropriate use in the process of creating and completing organizational projects.
The program combines core business training with a focus on areas such as:
See detailed course information below.
SNHU's bachelor's in project management program includes:
General Education Program
Our programs are designed to equip you with the skills and insights you need to move forward. In recent years, employers have stressed the need for graduates with higher order skills - the skills that go beyond technical knowledge - such as:
All undergraduate students are required to take general education classes. Through foundation, exploration and integration courses, students learn to think critically, creatively and collaboratively, giving you the edge employers are looking for.
Business Core Program
Programs in the School of Business require learners to complete the business core program, which includes a variety of business-specific courses. This program focuses on 10 core competencies to prepare you for success wherever you go.
This course addresses the process of acquiring products, resources, services, or results from outside the project team. How to plan procurement management, conduct procurements, control procurements, and close procurements is covered.
Project managers are responsible for keeping projects on time, on budget, and within scope. This course reviews the critical processes of activity definition, resource estimating, and scheduling.
This course reviews cost and schedule control techniques that are integrated with project scope as well as overseeing a cost and schedule plan aligned to that scope. The importance of measuring a project's performance using Earned Value Management (EVM) is reviewed.
Adaptive project management recognizes the nature of changing business processes and goals and the need for iterative techniques to ensure business results are achieved. Agile frameworks including Scrum are reviewed.
Total Credits: 120
Tuition rates for SNHU's online degree programs are among the lowest in the nation. We offer financial aid packages to those who qualify, plus a 30% 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.
No Application Fee, $150 Graduation Fee, Course Materials ($ varies by course)
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