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Bachelor of Arts in Project Management

If you enjoy leading and managing others to achieve a common goal, then consider pursuing an online project management degree. Whether you are an experienced business professional looking for advancement or are seeking your first career, the Ashford Bachelor of Arts in Project Management program can provide you with the critical skills needed to manage projects and lead project teams. Complete your goals with your IACBE accredited Bachelor of Arts in Project Management from Ashford University. This unique project management degree demonstrates your ability to plan, execute, and oversee a well-documented project. If funding your education is a challenge, Scholarships are available for those pursuing their degree online.

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What you will learn

Learn critical project management skills related to leadership, team development, risk analysis, project cost management, schedule/task control, effective communication, and quality control. This bachelor's degree in project management is also designed to incorporate the core business knowledge appropriate to manage wider organizational processes. Upon completion of the Bachelor of Arts in Project Management degree program, you will be able to:

  • Apply proven project management principles to business situations
  • Apply current project management best practices to initiate, plan, execute, control, and close a well-documented project
  • Examine successful project team development and management strategies
  • Assess how project management practices can support organizational effectiveness and the corporate strategic planning process
  • Evaluate the role of risk in projects and ways to mitigate its effects
  • Examine the application of ethics to the practice of project management
  • Integrate dynamic business data using relevant technology solutions to determine success

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Your Courses in Project Management

Your online project management courses include leadership and communication skills and combine project management with basic business knowledge. Students learn how to initiate, plan, execute, control, and close projects.

Introductory Courses
To help students acclimate to the online classroom, you may be required to complete Introductory Course requirements. Learn more about Introductory Courses.

Major Course Requirements (45 credits, all courses are 3 credits.)

Your Online Project Management Degree

Pursue your project management bachelor degree from Ashford University. In this video, Associate Dean Dr. Ray Powers explains what you can expect to learn during the project management degree program and how it will prepare you for a rewarding career of leading and inspiring others in project management.

Careers in Project Management

With your bachelor’s degree in project management from Ashford University, you are qualified for a variety of careers, from project manager to quality assurance specialist. Take a look at your potential career options below and take the next step in your education to becoming a professional in the field of project management.

Project Management Careers

The Bachelor of Arts in Project Management degree is IACBE accredited.

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Are you currently a licensed RN?

This program requires you to be a current licensed registered nurse. Please check out other programs to reach your education goals such as the BA in Health and Wellness.

Why Choose Ashford Project Management Degree

Due to the wide variety of skills and knowledge that can be acquired from a project management bachelor’s degree, you will be given greater flexibility in the possible job opportunities you wish to pursue. Not only will you have the freedom to explore potential project management careers, but with a project management degree online from Ashford, you will also be given additional benefits that many traditional college campuses don’t offer. These benefits include:

  • 24/7 Online Service and Support
  • Latest Tools & Technology
  • Free Access to Microsoft 365
  • Flexibility To Work From Anywhere, Anytime

These are just a few benefits that come from the Ashford Experience that make earning your project management degree online more attainable.


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