Colorado Technical University

BS in Project Management

Students of Colorado Technical University's Bachelor of Science in Project Management program have the opportunity to develop skills relating to project scheduling, budgeting, and quality management that they could later apply in nearly any type of industry. Learn more about Colorado Technical University's BS in Project Management program here.

Official Program Name:

Bachelor of Science in Project Management

School Offering Program:

Colorado Technical University

Degree Level:

Bachelor of Science

Program Prerequisites:

Students should have completed previous introductory courses in English composition, algebra, and computers. Applicants to Colorado Technical University's programs should have already earned a high school diploma or equivalent.

Program Description:

Colorado Technical University's Bachelor of Science in Project Management program offers a broad business education combined with a curriculum addressing many aspects of project management. Concentration courses cover project scheduling and cost methods, conflict management, human resource management, project management software and other tools, risk assessment, contract management, and quality control. Core courses must be taken in accounting, financial management, marketing, logistics, business strategy, and operations management. A capstone course allows students to apply methods and techniques learned throughout the program.

Learning Format:

Offered at selected campuses

Program Length:

180 credits

Financial Aid:

Financial aid is available for those who qualify, and Colorado Technical University's staff help students identify aid options. Aid opportunities include federal grants; military aid; and federal, state, and private lending programs. Financial aid options differ based on the program's learning format.

Tuition, Financial Aid & Start Dates

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Required Courses for a Bachelor of Science in Project Management:

Program and course requirements are subject to change. Contact Colorado Technical University to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.

Core Courses

  • ACCT 201: Accounting I (4 credits)
  • ACCT 202: Accounting II (4 credits)
  • ACCT 203: Accounting III (4 credits)
  • BADM 150: Contemporary Business Trends (4 credits)
  • BADM 305: Organizational Behavior (4 credits)
  • BADM 350: International Business (4 credits)
  • BADM 360: Operations Management (4 credits)
  • BADM 410: Business Law I (4 credits)
  • BADM 440: Research Design Methods and Applications (4 credits)
  • ECON 202: Microeconomics (4 credits)
  • FINC 400: Financial Management (4 credits)
  • HIST 250: World Cultures and Values OR
  • HIST 310: World History and Culture II (4 credits)
  • HRMT 210: Introduction to Human Resource Management (4 credits)
  • HRMT 440: Managing Organizational Change (4 credits)
  • MATH 476: Quantitative Decision Making (4 credits)
  • MGM 465: Business Strategy (6 credits)
  • MKTG 210: Introduction to Marketing (4 credits)
  • MPM 210: Introduction to Project Management (6 credits)
  • SCM 210: Introduction to Logistics/Supply Chain Management (4 credits)
  • SOCL 101: Introduction to Sociology (4 credits)

Concentration Courses

  • MPM 434: Project Scheduling and Cost (6 credits)
  • MPM 468: HR Project Management (6 credits)
  • PM 220: Project Management Tools OR
  • PM 332: Organizational Leadership (4 credits)
  • PM 334: Project Risk Management (4 credits)
  • PM 346: Contracts and Procurement (4 credits)
  • PM 357: Project Performance and Quality Assurance (4 credits)
  • PM 430: Project Management Capstone (4 credits)

Post Graduation Opportunities

Furthering Your Education:

While graduates of Colorado Technical University's Bachelor of Science in Project Management program could qualify for management positions, some might wish to continue their education by pursing a master's degree. Some employers might require a graduate degree for those seeking advancement in the field.

Master's degree options for graduates include (but are not limited to):

  • Master of Science in Project Management
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Business Administration with a concentration in project management

Career Paths:

Graduates of Colorado Technical University's Bachelor of Science in Project Management program could apply management, organizational, and communication skills they might have developed in the program to various jobs in project management. They could work in nearly any industry, including healthcare, construction, manufacturing, finance, or information technology.

Positions graduates could pursue include:

  • Project manager/administrator
  • Project coordinator
  • Operations manager
  • Project planner
  • Cost estimator

CTU does not guarantee employment or salary. University grants or scholarships are based on established criteria as published in the University's catalog and are awarded after verification that the conditions of eligibility have been met.