Online Bachelor of Applied Science in Project Management

Gain the expertise necessary to manage and lead projects from origination through resolution. A Bachelor of Applied Science in project management will help you take on the industry with an innovative and differentiating approach.

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Next start date: 10/12/2020


Total classes: 18

Weeks per class: 7.5

Total credit hours: 54

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Bachelor’s in project management for associate students

The bachelor’s in project management is appropriate for students who have completed an Associate in Applied Science and are interested in leading and managing projects in the future. This online degree incorporates an interdisciplinary approach that prepares you to become a leader in a variety of organizations.

What is project management?

 

Project management includes all the tasks necessary to plan for and guide projects toward success. Managing a project includes initiating, planning, executing, monitoring and closing project tasks.

The project management industry expects 1.8 million jobs worldwide to be created from 2018 - 2028. An online bachelor’s in project management from Arizona State University can help you prepare for the growing industry. As a student in the project management bachelor’s degree program, you can expect a valued learner experience and outcome.

What is a Bachelor of Applied Science?

 

A Bachelor of Applied Science is generally more career-oriented with a focus on applicable concepts and skills for industry. This program shares coursework with the Bachelor of Arts in organizational leadership but focuses more on project management skills. The bachelor’s degree in project management provides experiential learning opportunities for elective credits and integrates leadership practice into its program.

Learn to lead and manage projects

The bachelor’s in project management coursework can offer you the skills and knowledge that you need to lead diverse teams. Throughout the program, you’ll learn and study the foundations of project management, the theory and practice of leading projects and project concepts such as time and cost management. This skills-driven curriculum will prepare you to assess organizational effectiveness and use emerging technologies.


OGL 300: Theory and Practice of Leadership


OGL 422: Project Quality Management


OGL 345: Organizational Ethics (HU)


OGL 481: Organizational Leadership Pro-Seminar I


OGL 320: Foundations of Project Management


OGL 350: Diversity and Organizations (L & C)


OGL 324: Resources in Project Management


OGL 321: Project Leadership, Strategy and Scope


What jobs can I get with a project management degree?

After completing the bachelor’s in project management, you’ll be in a position to find an occupation where you can manage and lead individual projects for your organization. You’ll have the capabilities to oversee projects from start to finish, create plans and meet your projects’ goals. With the project management bachelor’s degree, you’ll learn the essential duties in the job of a project manager.

Business Analyst


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Salary: $82,450

Compliance Manager


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Salary: $105,610

Contamination Clean-up Manager


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Salary: $105,610

IT Project Manager


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Salary: $88,510

Regulatory Affairs Manager


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Salary: $105,610

Security Manager


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Salary: $105,610

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Salary: $105,610

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Salary: $105,610

Wind Energy Project Manager


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Project management and leadership skills with professionals in the industry

ASU’s College of Integrative Sciences and Arts faculty members have extensive project management experience.

  • Developing and implementing projects within both international and U.S. corporations.
  • Serving as project manager or coordinator for a wide range of projects within several universities. 
  • Managing public facing history and humanities-based projects within American Indian communities, local Arizona cities and at ASU. 
  • Researching within the nonprofit sector, with extensive experience in accounting, budget development, strategic planning, data collection, program evaluation, reporting and interagency collaborations.

Project management and leadership skills with professionals in the industry

ASU’s College of Integrative Sciences and Arts faculty members have extensive project management experience.

  • Developing and implementing projects within both international and U.S. corporations.
  • Serving as project manager or coordinator for a wide range of projects within several universities. 
  • Managing public facing history and humanities-based projects within American Indian communities, local Arizona cities and at ASU. 
  • Researching within the nonprofit sector, with extensive experience in accounting, budget development, strategic planning, data collection, program evaluation, reporting and interagency collaborations.

Admission requirements

You’re eligible to apply for this program if you have attended one or more regionally accredited colleges or universities and earned your Associate of Applied Science (AAS). To apply to a Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) program at ASU, please follow these steps.

Step 1: Speak to an enrollment counselor

Step 2: Find out how your credits transfer to ASU

Step 3: Complete the online application

Step 4: Send your transcripts

Step 5: File your FAFSA

Don't meet admission requirements?

You can still gain admission to ASU through Earned Admission. Through this pathway, you can demonstrate your ability to succeed at ASU by completing online courses with a 2.75 GPA or higher.

To begin, submit an application to ASU. An enrollment coach will reach out with more information if the Earned Admission Pathway is right for you.

Don't meet admission requirements?

You can still gain admission to ASU through Earned Admission. Through this pathway, you can demonstrate your ability to succeed at ASU by completing online courses with a 2.75 GPA or higher.

To begin, submit an application to ASU. An enrollment coach will reach out with more information if the Earned Admission Pathway is right for you.

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