Master's Degree in PROJECT MANAGEMENT.


Prepare to solve real-world management problems with a Master’s in Project Management (MPM) from DeVry University’s Keller Graduate School of Management. Learn to apply core project management concepts in planning and budgeting, and how to excel in project leadership. Whether you choose to complete your Master’s in Project Management online or in a hybrid format, our program will help amplify your skillset and take your knowledge to a new level.


Our Master’s in Project Management program builds on your previous coursework and explores concepts around organizing, implementing and controlling business activities.  With support from our experienced faculty, you’ll learn to master planning, budgeting and controlling multi-project programs that involve legal and ethical issues, conflict resolution and application of project software.

Classes Start Every 8 Weeks


Master's Advantage: Put your Degree to work sooner! 3 fewer courses and 6 fewer months equals over $6800 in savings

Master's Advantage

If you’ve earned an undergraduate degree in business, you may be eligible to waive up to three courses. We call this our Master’s Advantage. With these course waivers1, you can take fewer courses and put your master’s degree to work for you even sooner.

what you'll learn

The Master’s in Project Management program from DeVry University’s Keller Graduate School of Management covers the following:

  • Financial Communication
    Develop and communicate project financial and performance objectives.
  • Leadership and Team Building
    Develop effective leadership skills for promoting a positive environment to motivate team members and resolve conflicts.
  • Project Planning
    Develop a project plan including objectives, timing, budget, key tasks and measurements for success.
  • Project Monitoring and Reporting
    Effectively monitor, control and report project costs, schedules and quality/performance levels needed to meet targeted milestones and required levels of earned value.


Earn an extra credential with our unique 2-in-1 design. All courses in our Project Management graduate certificate are embedded within this program. So you can earn a graduate certificate on the way to your master’s2.

Accreditation Matters

Accredited* by the Project Management Institute Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education (GAC)

Accredited** by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) 

Career Opportunities

Graduates of our Master’s in Project Management program may consider, careers such as:

  • Business Manager

  • General Manager

  • Store Manager

  • Online Services Manager

Program-Specific Courses

ACCT500 Essentials in Accounting, Finance and Economics
MATH534 Applied Managerial Statistics
MGMT501 Organizational Structures and Business Processes

Core Degree Courses

ACCT503 Financial Accounting: Managerial Use and Analysis
GSCM5883 Managing Quality
MGMT520 Legal, Political and Ethical Dimensions of Business
MGMT591 Leadership and Organizational Behavior
PROJ586 Project Management Systems
PROJ587 Advanced Program Management
PROJ592 Project Cost and Schedule Control
PROJ595 Project Risk Management
PROJ598 Contract and Procurement Management


PROJ601 Project Management Capstone

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Related Programs

Programs vary by location. For specific program details for Pennsylvania, refer to:
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Coursework - Master's Degree in Project Management for Pennsylvania residents
Tuition and Expenses for Pennsylvania residents
*Enrollment and Graduation Data Available for all of DeVry and Keller's GAC accredited programs.
GAC logo is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.
** Conferral and Assessment Data - Available for all of DeVry and Keller's ACBSP accredited programs. For a full list of DeVry University's business and accounting degree programs accredited by ACBSP, please see the Accreditation page.
1Eligibility and application of course waivers varies based on the type of course waiver credit earned, the student’s enrolled location and/or the student’s state of residence. For more information, please refer to the Course Waiver section of the Keller academic catalog.
2Program, course requirements and availability vary by location.
PROJ605 can be requested as an alternate option after obtaining permission from an Academic Administrator.

All students enrolled in site-based programs will be required to take some coursework online and, for some programs and locations, a substantial portion of the program may be required to be completed online.