Earn your project management degree online at Southern New Hampshire University and gain the knowledge and skills you need to manage and execute projects on time, on budget and within scope. This Bachelor of Science in Operations Management with a concentration in Project Management degree provides students an opportunity to focus on effectively applying the knowledge and techniques needed to execute and manage projects in almost every industry, including manufacturing and services.
If you enjoy the rewards and challenges of managing people and processes, this project management degree online is the right fit for you. You'll learn effective communication skills, creative and analytical problem-solving strategies, and the vital role that project management plays in moving a company forward.
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission – to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your bachelor's in operations management at SNHU include:
The project management degree online concentration will prepare you for a career as a project coordinator or program manager in professional, scientific and technical services, as well as manufacturing, finance and insurance. According to a Project Management Institute® report, the number of project management jobs in project-oriented industries in the U.S. will grow by over 31% through 2027.* The same report stated that employers in the U.S. and 10 other countries will need 87.7 million individuals working in project management-oriented roles.*
As part of SNHU's online operations management degree program, you can take QSO-345: Project Management for CAPM® Certification course, which will prepare you to take the PMI® Certified Associate in Project Management® exam. SNHU is a registered education provider of PMI, the world's largest project management member association. This designation will help give you a competitive edge in the job market.
Coursework in the project management online concentration covers project contracting, procurement, estimating, scheduling and adaptive project management in various industries. Learn how to effectively lead a project team and quickly adapt to changes in business processes and goals in order to achieve results. In addition, you'll master the ins and outs of acquiring products, resources, services or results from outside the team.
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.
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)
Southern New Hampshire University is a private, nonprofit institution accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges as well as several other accrediting bodies.