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M.S. in Project Management

A Master of Science in Project Management from Saint Mary's University of Minnesota will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to lead complex projects in a variety of industries and positions. And did you know… Saint Mary’s program was recognized at #12 by College Rank on its lists of top 20 project management degree programs.

Your Saint Mary's learning experience will begin with a deep, foundational understanding of business practices and philosophies and will then dive into the process of defining, implementing, and evaluating projects. Throughout your coursework you'll find a curriculum that emphasizes the importance of setting clear goals, managing a project's scope, effectively communicating with and motivating a team, and successfully completing a project's stated objectives on time and on budget. 

When you enroll at Saint Mary's, you'll learn alongside your peers in classes that are taught by industry professionals and through lessons that incorporate real-world examples. This educational approach provides the best foundation for immediately implementing coursework in your workplace.

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Project Management Professional Exam and Preparation

Since the Saint Mary's M.S. in Project Management curriculum is in full alignment with Project Management Institute's standards, you'll know that your education is valued in the broader employment market. The Project Management Institute is the world's leading nonprofit professional membership association for the project, program, and portfolio management profession. You'll also find that you've received the preparation necessary to take the Project Management Professional (PMP) exam and earn your PMP certification.


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

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Nicole Coppersmith, M.A.

Assistant Director of Admission: Adult Undergraduate and Transfer

Apple Valley Center, AC

Campus Box: # 28

(612) 238-4561

Connect with Nicole for all Bachelor Completion offerings and graduate programs offered by the School of Business and Technology.

Nicole Coppersmith M.A.
Carlie Derouin

SGPP Admission - Enrollment Counselor, Graduate School of Business and Technology

LaSalle Hall-TC Campus, LSH112

Campus Box: # 28

(612) 728-5198

Connect with Carlie to learn more about programs offered by the School of Business and Technology as well as MA in Counseling & Psychological Services, MA in Health and Human Services Administration, MA in Marriage and Family Therapy and the Master of Public Health (MPH) from the School of Health and Human Services

Carlie Derouin


Catherine Bartholet, M.A.

Project Management - Adjunct Program Associate Professor

Richard Berg, Ed.D.

MS Project Management Program - Adjunct Associate Professor

Anne Fifer, M.A.

BS Communication - Adjunct Program Instructor

Lawrence Graber, M.A.

MA in Organizational Leadership Program - Adjunct Instructor

William Johnson, M.S.

MS in Project Management - Adjunct Instructor, Program Director, MS in PRM and ITM

Brother Louis Hall, BLH229

Campus Box: # 28

William Johnson M.S.
Theodore Kobold, M.S.E.

Information Tech Management - Adjunct Instructor

Karen Rainford, Ed.D.

Project Management Program - Adjunct Professor

Karen Rainford Ed.D.
Thomas Shipman, M.S.

MS in Project Management - Adjunct Instructor

William Smith

MBA Program - Adjunct Instructor

Richard Theis, M.S.

MA in Project Management - Adjunct Instructor

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