Project managers oversee all elements of a project, and their skills and experience are essential to a wide range of industries. These professionals lead cross-functional teams within organizations, ensuring that work flows steadily and that projects have clear starting points, deadlines and concrete goals.
With an Executive MBA concentrating in project management from Indiana Tech, you will not only become a versatile and effective business leader in this fast-growing field, you will be well prepared to sit for the Project Management Institute’s® (PMI) Project Management Professional® (PMP) Certification exam. PMI is the world’s leading association for project managers; the PMP is the most highly recognized industry certification project managers work to earn. According to PMI, project managers with this certification earn 20 percent higher on average than those without one.
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this degree program, you will be able to:
Demonstrate advanced knowledge in the functions and operations of business
Increase the efficiency and competitiveness of an organization
Guide projects from planning to completion
Perform and lead other key tasks such as the creation of budgets and timelines, the development of estimates and the management of outside resources
Identify and evaluate project goals and deliverables
Hire, train and oversee project management staff
Communicate clearly and professionally with a high degree of interpersonal skill
Utilize complex problem-solving skills to determine solutions