To earn an MPS in Project Management, you must successfully complete 10 courses (30 credits total), including:
- 2 core courses (6 credits total):
- 5 foundation courses (15 credits total):
- Project Management Fundamentals
- Agile Fundamentals
- Project Initiation & Planning
- Project Execution & Delivery
- Communication & Collaboration for Managers
- 3 elective courses (9 credits total):
- For a current list of electives, visit the Course Schedule page.
The Project Management program is available in both an online format and an on-campus format. You can opt to take classes online, on campus, or through a combination of both.
- On-Campus Format: In the on-campus format, classes are held at the same times every week at our downtown D.C. campus.
- Online Format: The online master’s has the same curriculum as the on-campus format and offers access to all of the same University resources. In this format, you’ll be able to watch lectures and complete assignments on your own schedule.
You’ll have the flexibility to earn your degree at a pace that suits your schedule:
- Full-time students typically take 9 credits (3 courses) during the fall and spring semesters.
- Part-time students typically take 3 to 6 credits (1 to 2 courses) during the fall and spring semesters.
- Although students are not required to take credits during the summer semester, they have the option of registering for one or more courses in order to continue their progress year-round.
PMI Training Partner
The Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies has been reviewed and approved as a provider of project management training by the Project Management Institute (PMI). The Master's in Project Management has been approved by PMI to issue contact hours and PDUs for our courses.
The PMI Authorized Training Partner seal is a mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.
All programs offered by Georgetown University are accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.