• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 280 days
    Duration

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About

The Project Management MicroMasters Program from EdX in partnership with Rochester Institute of Technology - RITx is a graduate level series of courses designed to provide you with the in-depth knowledge and skills needed to be a successful project manager in any industry. This online sequence is a semester’s worth of work from RIT's Master's Degree and consists of three courses and a final capstone exam.

By earning the MicroMasters credential you will develop the leadership skills needed to effectively manage a team that will meet the expectations of your customers and business goals. Build on your MicroMasters Credential by applying to RIT’s School of Individualized Study for a customized master’s degree.

Job Outlook
  • Project management positions are growing at 1.5 million opportunities per year. (source: Project Management Institute)
  • Median salary for an entry level project manager is $84,000. (source: Project Management Institute)
  • Exciting career opportunities across industry domains as project manager, project consultant, project analyst, program manager
What You'll Learn:
  • The tools and techniques to manage the comprehensive project management life cycle for a project - from initiation through closing.
  • To balance the critical tradeoffs of time, cost and scope to meet customer expectations.
  • The ability to apply best practices across a variety of industries and businesses.
  • Lead a project to success, and how to capitalize on the leadership and behavioral facets to do so.
  • To navigate the social and cultural aspects, legal and regulatory practices, technology and infrastructure that influence projects’ success in the global market.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Project Management Life Cycle
  • Best Practices for Project Management Success
  • Project Management MicroMasters Capstone Exam
  • International Project Management

Lecturers

  • Leonie Fernandes - Instructor of Project Management, RIT
  • Celine Gullace - Instructor of Project Management, RIT

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 280 days
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description

      1-11 weeks per course, 8-12 hours per week, per course

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    1050 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1050 USD for the full programme and a duration of 280 days.
  • National Applies to you

    1050 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1050 USD for the full programme and a duration of 280 days.
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Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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