Advantage Institute | MA Project Management
MA in Management
Master’s in Management with an emphasis in Project Management - Fully Online or On Campus
A Master’s in Management degree from Avila University will go beyond preparing you to work with numbers to one that will prepare you to work with people. By taking part in the master’s degree with an emphasis in project management, you will gain a broader perspective of management—one that will sharpen your critical thinking and communication skills, help you understand what truly motivates employees, and assist you in building your career development while strengthening your workplace environment.
Project Management: A project management degree prepares you to be a vital team player with career opportunities from government to global business, construction to creative endeavors, healthcare to internet technology. The faculty are proven professionals who are well versed in the latest project management tools, trends, and practices.
A master’s degree in management from Avila is intended to:
- Develop communication, teamwork, leadership, and management skills
- Focus on the behavioral skills of management and how to apply them in the workplace
This master’s degree in project management offers a flexible class schedule with eight week and/or weekend-intensive formats. The program allows you to start, pause, and resume your coursework, according to what works best in your life.
If you are a certified Project Manager through PMI, we value your knowledge and skill in the area of Project Management. Because we recognize your credential is highly regarded, Avila University will grant you ten hours of graduate credit toward your Master’s degree in Management. This means you can finish your program quickly since you will only have 24 credits left once you transfer in your PMP credential.
Careers with a Project Management Master's Degree
Avila's management program is now a Registered Education Provider for the Project Management Institute (PMI). This approval by the PMI demonstrates that The Advantage Institute for Professional Studies program offers exceptional project management training. The global and long-term employment for project managers looks promising.
Some fields that are experiencing continued growth and demand for individuals with a master’s in project management include:
· Infrastructure development
· Green technologies
· Non-profit organizations
· Global business
Job opportunities with a graduate degree in management include positions in some of the following areas:
· Information Management
· Regional Management
· Supply Chain Management
· Financial Analyst
· Research Associate/Analyst
· Human Resources Management