Graduate College

Graduate Catalog

2014-15 second edition, Nov 2014

Project Management

Graduate programs

Project Management Certificate Program

R. Neal Callahan, Program Director
Kemper Hall, Room 200; Phone 417-836-5121
NealCallahan@missouristate.edu

Program description

The Certificate for Project Management provides a 12 hour graduate-level experience with application in such diverse industries and organizations as defense, construction, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, banking, hospitals, accounting, advertising, law, state and local governments.  The certificate is designed to meet the needs of individuals who are established in careers and are seeking professional growth and advancement within their professions.  The project management approach adapts special management techniques with the purpose of obtaining better control and use of existing resources.

Entrance criteria

To be considered for the program, a student must apply and be admitted to the Graduate College. 

Required courses

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Hours
TCM 701 Project Management 3 hrs
TCM 645 Project Control Systems 3 hrs
Plus two of the following:
TCM 611 Product Design and Development 3 hrs
TCM 651 Cost Analysis for Project Management 3 hrs
TCM 710 Project Leadership 3 hrs
TCM 740 Management of Innovation and Technology 3 hrs

Recommended sequence: TCM 701, two electives, TCM 645.

GPA requirements

Students must attain a grade point average of at least 3.00 on all graduate course work at Missouri State University.