MBA: Project Management Specialization
The MBA Specialization in Project Management provides students with an academic curriculum focused on planning, leading, organizing, and controlling the resources and schedules of large-scale projects such as software development projects, engineering projects, civic improvement projects, or construction projects. A project is a temporary group activity with the goal to create a unique work product. This specialization provides students with knowledge, skills and techniques to execute projects effectively and efficiently.
MBA Course Requirements
The MBA requires a program of study that consists of 4 major components – a core of basic business courses, a class in business strategy, electives, and a culminating experience course. For additional course information please refer to the MBA Curriculum page.
MBA Project Management Specialization Course Description
The Project Management specialization is a total of 12 units. Students with a deep interest in a profession in Project Management would also benefit from taking any of the courses listed under Additional Enrichment.
|These THREE courses are required (9 units)||Choose one additional enrichment course (3 units)|
|MIS 695 – Business Systems Analysis and Design**||MIS 585 – Fundamentals of Cybersecurity Management*|
|MIS 697 – Project Planning and Development**||MIS 620 – Electronic Business and Big Data Infrastructures**|
|MIS 750 – Strategic Project Management**||MIS 749 – Business Analytics**|
|MIS 755 – Information Systems Security Management*|
|MKTG 761 – Product Innovation Management**|
**Offered once each year
***Offered every other year
NOTE: Students are responsible to verify prerequisite requirements for the courses they select.