Become a skilled project manager and project management leader with a project management minor. Project management is a vital skill in today’s job market. Employers in many fields (engineering, health care, IT, business, etc.) seek to hire and promote those who can skillfully manage complex projects and lead project management teams.

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Minor in project management

The minor in Project Management will offer a theory and practice driven curriculum to prepare you to be excellent project managers and project management leaders. Students completing a minor in project management will demonstrate skills needed to lead successful project management teams including leadership, assessment, creative thinking, communication, problem-solving, teamwork and collaboration.

You will apply the skills needed to manage and implement projects, including project cost management, project risk management, project quality management, project time management and project procurement management. In addition, you will demonstrate competence in aligning project management with the organization, project management oversight and resources optimization.


A student wishing to pursue a specific minor should consult an academic advisor in the unit offering that minor to ensure that an appropriate set of courses is taken. The student should also consult an academic advisor in the college or department of the major to make sure the college or department of the major allows the recognition of the minor.

Note: Certain major and minor combinations may be deemed inappropriate either by the college or department of the major or minor. Courses taken as part of a minor may not count toward both the major degree and the minor. Please contact the department for more information.

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