Barney School of Business

Minor in Project Management

Project management is a growing profession, gaining 1.5 million jobs annually around the world.

About the Minor

In a highly competitive job market, skills in project management are what employers want—in fields as healthcare, finance, business, government and more. Many of the world’s leading organizations employ project managers, and also recognize the value of hiring candidates with certifications.

Course Requirements

For complete course descriptions, please visit our course catalog.

Barney Students

  • Risk Analysis and Management
  • Project Management
  • Developing Management Skills
  • Advanced Project Management

Non-Barney Students

  • Risk Analysis and Management
  • Management and Organizational Behavior
  • Project Management
  • Developing Management Skills
  • Advanced Project Management

Prerequisites

  • Intro to Economics
  • Math—Approved by minor advisor

Other Requirements

  • All of the required and elective courses for the minors must be taken for a letter grade.
  • Student must have a 2.0 overall GPA and maintain at least a 2.0 GPA for courses in the minor.
  • Courses cannot be double counted between 2 or more minors, students must take unique courses.

Professional Certification

We encourage project management minors to obtain project management professional certification. After completing Advanced Project Management, you should pursue the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) designation offered by the Project Management Institute.  Apply for combined PMI student membership and CAPM certification. Fill out this form to apply for reimbursement after you have successfully completed the CAPM exam.

Admissions

An application should be submitted to the Office of Academic Services of the Barney School.

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