The graduate certificate in Technology Project Management is designed to meet the need for talented technology project managers. The MS-IST in Technology Project Management provides tactical and strategic approaches to managing technology projects. The tactical side provides the students with an understanding of various methodologies, tools, and techniques, while the strategic side enables the student to know when and why to apply them.
The certificate requires 15 graduate credit hours (as identified below). Prerequisites for registration are Post-Baccalaureate status. Students must complete IST 7060 and four of the seven IPM courses. Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA in order to earn the certificate.
IST 7060 Project and Change Management
IPM 6000 IT/IS Project Scope Development and Management
IPM 6010 IT/IS Project Scheduling
IPM 6020 IT/IS Project Budgeting
IPM 6030 IT/IS Project Risk Management
IPM 6040 IT/IS Project Quality Management
IPM 6050 Agile Project Management
IPM 6090 Special Topics in IT/IS Project Management
Note: you must successfully complete IST 7060 and successfully complete four of the IPM courses to receive certification.
This information applies to students who enter this degree program during the 2018-2019 Academic Year. If you entered this degree program before the Fall 2018 semester, please refer to the academic catalog for the year you began your degree program.