Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Available 100% Online: Yes
Winter 2020: A start (Dec. 20) | B start (Feb. 7); Spring 2020: A start (March 23) | B start (May 8); Summer 2020 (June 26)
Winter 2020 (Nov. 4); Spring 2020 (Feb. 3); Summer 2020 (April 20)
Credits Required for Graduation
Master's Degree: 45 Quarter Hours Certificates: 18 Quarter Hours
Northeastern University’s Project Management degrees and certificates are designed to help professionals lead and deliver projects on time, on budget, and according to specifications. Study courses alongside faculty with expertise in a wide variety of fields, and connect with our extensive network of 2,000+ project management professionals at industry-leading organizations.
Choose the Master's Degree That is Right for You
Master of Science in Project Management
Gain knowledge in every step from project inception to completion, including project definition, cost and risk estimation, schedule planning and monitoring, budget management, negotiation and conflict resolution, leadership, presentation and evaluation
o 100% online
o On-ground at our Boston, Seattle, Charlotte, Silicon Valley, or Toronto campuses
o Hybrid format that combines the two
Self-paced flexible option: The Master of Science in Project Management self-paced flexible option is a 100% online and designed to allow those with previous knowledge and industry work experience to complete the course requirements at a faster pace, potentially shortening time-to-degree completion. Learners will partner with a career and academic coach and faculty member to assess prior experiences and then develop a path to degree completion that can be navigated in a self-paced manner.
Master of Science in Program and Project Portfolio Management
Available for professionals with 3+ years of project management related work experience, and geared as a delivery vehicle for strategic initiative management
Learn the skills necessary to advance from project manager to program manager to portfolio manager, and synthesize and transfer best practices through processes, financial analysis, leadership skills, and communication strategies
Customize your master’s degree with a concentration that best aligns to your goals:
o Agile Project Management
o Organizational Communication
Not ready to begin a full master’s program?
Earn a career-advancing graduate certificate whose classes can be directly applied to the Master’s in Project Management or Master’s in Program and Project Portfolio Management.
Certificates: Agile Project Management, Construction Management, Geographic Information Systems, Information Security Management, Organizational Communication, Leading and Managing Technical Projects, Project Business Analysis, Program and Portfolio Management, and Project Management.
A graduate program at Northeastern University enables you to create the educational experience that best meets your career and life goals. Recognized as a top 50-research university, we offer a dynamic learning environment, fueled, informed, and inspired by professionally-oriented, hands-on study.
Experiential learning. Industry-aligned coursework. Flexible study options. Plus, a global network of faculty practitioners, corporate partners, distinguished alumni, and fellow students. Together, these form the cornerstone of an education that’s innovative, yet relevant; practical, yet transformative.