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BA in Project Management

Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Project Management program is an interdisciplinary program designed to train enrolled students in effective organizational and strategic management skills, with an orientation towards applying project management principles to business. Read more about the Bachelor of Arts in Project Management here.

Official Program Name:

Bachelor of Arts in Project Management

School Offering Program:

Ashford University

Degree Level:

Bachelor

Forbes School of Business & Technology

Program Prerequisites:

Applicants to Ashford's Bachelor of Arts in Project Management program should have graduated high school and should be at least 22 years old.

Program Description:

The Bachelor of Arts in Project Management program at Ashford University prepares students to plan, execute, and oversee any project. Students develop skills in contracting and procurement, risk analysis, cost management, and quality control. The online courses include topics in leadership and communication skills in addition to basic business knowledge. This program is part of the school's Forbes School of Business & Technologyâ„¢, and online business students have access to a variety of unique resources and online events, such as webinars that feature business experts from Forbes.

Learning Format:

Online

Program Length:

120 credits.

Financial Aid:

Ashford University offers students several payment options, including cash plans, employer tuition reimbursement, direct employer billing, and military tuition assistance. Qualifying students may be eligible for financial aid.

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

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Required Courses for a Bachelor of Arts in Project Management:

Course requirements are subject to change. Contact Ashford University to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.

General Education Requirements

Students must complete 52 credits in general education courses.

Introductory Course Requirements

  • EXP 105: Personal Dimensions of Education (3 credits)
  • PSY 202: Adult Development and Life Assessment (3 credits)

Major Course Requirements

  • MGT 330: Management for Organizations (3 credits)
  • BUS 311: Business Law I (3 credits)
  • PHI 445: Personal & Organizational Ethics (3 credits)
  • ECO 204: Principles of Microeconomics (3 credits)
  • ACC 205: Principles of Accounting I (3 credits)
  • ACC 206: Principles of Accounting II (3 credits)
  • BUS 308: Statistics for Managers (3 credits)
  • BUS 303: Human Resource Management (3 credits)
  • INF 342: Project Quality Assurance (3 credits)
  • INF 336: Project Procurement Management (3 credits)
  • INF 337: Integrated Cost & Schedule Control (3 credits)
  • INF 338: Leadership & Communication Skills for Project Managers (3 credits)
  • INF 410: Project Management (3 credits)
  • MGT 435: Organizational Change (3 credits)
  • BUS 402: Strategic Management & Business Policy (3 credits)

Electives

Students must complete 26 credits in elective courses.

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

http://ashforddisclosures.com/

Post-Graduation Opportunities

Furthering Your Education:

Graduates of the Bachelor of Arts in Project Management program who are interested in furthering their education have a number of master's degree options. Earning an advanced degree could provide students with the qualifications and skills needed for a position in leadership, administration, or project management.

Master's degrees that graduates could pursue include, but are not limited to:

  • Master of Science in Project Management
  • Master of Business Administration - Project Management
  • Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership

Career Paths:

Graduates of Ashford University 's Bachelor of Arts in Project Management program may wish to pursue entry-level employment in fields linked to some aspect of project or organizational management.

Positions that graduates could pursue include but are not limited to:

  • Project manager
  • Project leader
  • Corporate projects manager
  • Project analyst
  • Cost estimator
  • Quality assurance specialist
  • Construction scheduler
  • Business analyst

Some project management positions require certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP). Ashford's Project Management BA may meet some of the educational requirements of the Project Management Institute (PMI), which offers PMP certification. Students are responsible for verifying all requirements if certification is an objective.


Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

http://ashforddisclosures.com/

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