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Master's (MS) in Project Management

The MS in Project Management is a STEM graduate degree and a PMI Accredited University Program offered by the NYU SPS Division of Programs in Business, Department of Management and Technology. It can be completed through online study or earned on-site in New York City, and prepares you for a wide range of project management jobs in the US and in international markets across numerous industries such as healthcare, construction, technology, engineering, and more. Most importantly, it prepares you for the PMP Certification Exam. The MS in Project Management affords you the benefits, resources, and prestige of earning your degree through or at NYU, while building project management and leadership skill sets that are in high demand across many business sectors.

Degree Advantage

  • Prepares you to sit for the PMP Certification Exam
  • PMI GAC Accredited University Program
  • Offered as an online project management degree or can be completed on-site
  • Flexible full- or part-time study options
  • Degree core curriculum that prepares you for opportunities across organizations and industries
  • Specialization courses that provide skills in high-demand areas such as agile project management
  • STEM degree, which may qualify students holding F-1 visas for a STEM OPT extension of 24 months
  • Captone that focuses on enterprise project management

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Who Should Consider Earning the Master’s in Project Management?

The MS in Project Management affords students the opportunity to build technical, strategic, and managerial skills. Earning a graduate degree in project management can prepare you for a leadership role in a broad array of emerging fields. Whether you are just graduating college or you are already a working professional, this program provides you with the knowledge to become a project manager who is able to plan, lead, and manage projects efficiently and cost effectively.

Accredited by the PMI Global Accreditation Center (GAC)

The Master’s in Project Management recently received accreditation from the PMI Global Accreditation Center (GAC) for Project Management Education Programs. This is a noteworthy accomplishment, which confirms that the degree has been carefully assessed and that its scale, scope, and academic quality conform to comprehensive international accreditation standards.

Learn From Faculty Experts

The professors who teach in the MS in Project Management degree program are highly knowledgeable in a wide variety of project management applications. They guide your studies, imparting both the technical and soft skills you need to enhance your marketibility as a project manager across business functions and areas that range from legal project management to software project management and construction project management to healthcare project management.

Gain Global Skill Sets

Whether you complete your degree online or on-site, you will have the opportunity to study with classmates from around the world, hear from a wide range of guest lecturers, and work on projects in an environment that simulates what you can expect on the job. The communications and decision-making skills you acquire will be transferable anywhere and will prepare you for the demands of the global workplace. You will have the insights and the abilities to evaluate the projects you take on with the confidence that you will be able to successfully complete them no matter what the challenge.

Career and Job Opportunities

95.8% of NYU SPS Project Management graduate students reported being employed within six months of graduation. Graduates go on to a wide range of careers in a broad array of companies and organizations including:

  • Amgen
  • Bain & Company
  • Blue State Digital
  • CBRE
  • Crown Plaza Times Square
  • Equinox
  • EY
  • LKAB
  • NYC Health and Hospitals Corporation
  • Providge Consulting
  • Rongtong Fund Asset Management
  • ScaleFlux
  • TriMark
  • Uncommon Schools Valtech
  • North America Vision
  • Services for the Blind
  • WeWork