The Department of Engineering Leadership and Project Management offers a graduate certificate in technical project management (12 hours), a graduate certificate in systems engineering management (12 hours), as well as a Masters of Science in Project Management (30 hours).
The program of study uses PMI’s Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) as a framework for instruction and knowledge development. The problem-based course of study models a large project environment through the use of industry-related problem sets and current events. While focused on knowledge and performance competency development, students’ abilities to attain PMP® certification and to progress in their careers are enhanced.
- Prepare individuals to lead large projects.
- Develop the competencies associated with A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide) from the Project Management Institute (PMI®), which is standard practice across the profession.
- Develop skills needed to complete complex projects on time, on budget, and to specification.
- Blends business and leadership principles with project management strategies and skills.
All classes are conveniently offered at the Lowcountry Graduate Center in North Charleston.
I learned project management principles that I could apply to my job the next day. I found that extremely valuable! I also enjoyed networking and making friends in the program—I now feel part of The Citadel Community!Alana Schorner, ‘16