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Online Bachelor of Applied Science, Project Management Emphasis

The online Bachelor of Applied Science, Project Management Emphasis teaches you how to develop project plans, manage timelines, work with stakeholders and execute strategic goals. This emphasis area prepares you to take the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) exam or the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.

Note: This emphasis area is only available to students who are taking classes 100% online.

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Project Management Emphasis Details

Classes and Scheduling

The online Bachelor of Applied Science, Project Management Emphasis is a 120-credit program that includes the following:

  • Project Management Emphasis Courses – 28 credits. Includes 16 credits of upper-division electives and 12 credits from the Certificate in Project Management.
  • Bachelor of Applied Science Courses – 92 credits. Includes 12 credits of required courses, 0 to 23 credits of electives, 37 credits of University Foundations and 20 to 48 technical education credits awarded by an accredited institution.

Review the following table for details on the project management emphasis courses.

Upper-division electives16
Take at least one of the following:
IPS 440 Project Management and Design (3)
PROJMGT 300 Project Management Fundamentals (3)
SCM 435 Project Management (3)
COID 264 Project Management I: Start, Plan, Run (3)
PROJMGT 301 Project Management Documentation3
Take at least one of the following:
PROJMGT 350 Project Management Specialization (3)
PUBH 420 Strategic Planning and Project Management (3)
PRO 401 Project Management (3)
PROJMGT 493 Internship3

This content is provided as a quick reference for planning your academic schedule. All official course descriptions and degree requirements are published on the undergraduate catalog site.

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Costs and Scholarships

The project management emphasis is only available to students who are taking classes 100% online. Students who take classes 100% online pay $375 per credit during the 2023-24 academic year. Estimated book costs for the entire program equal $1,500. Future academic year per-credit fees may vary slightly and are finalized each May.

Students applying to this program are encouraged to apply for scholarships to help fund their education.

Note to Boise State and other Idaho higher education employees: Fee waivers do not apply to the project management emphasis.

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Career Opportunities

Gain hands-on experience in the project management field, develop your technical skills and network with other learners across the country. Possible careers include: project coordinator, associate project manager and project analyst.

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Military and Veteran Students

Boise State Online’s Bachelor of Applied Science is well-equipped to accommodate military service members and is an approved AU-ABC program. Whether you are on active duty, a veteran or a civilian, our team is here to support you as you earn your bachelor’s degree.

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