Project Management at Boston University’s Metropolitan College
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Project management expertise through proven practices

Earn a degree or certificate from a leading research university with top-ranked online programs

  • Evenings on campus
  • Online and blended
  • Part-time or full-time
  • No GRE/GMAT required

According to the 2013 PMI® report Talent Gap: Project Management through 2020, 15.7 million new project management roles will be created through the decade ending in 2020, and the profession is expected to grow by U.S. $6.61 trillion. With demand for project management skills outstripping supply, now is the time to build your project management bona fides.

The graduate programs in Project Management at Boston University’s Metropolitan College (MET) meet your needs with liberating flexibility, an engaged community, and rigorous academics that offer practical, interactive learning.

We’re proud that our project management master’s degree has earned accreditation from three highly respected organizations: the Project Management Institute (PMI) Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC), EPAS, and AACSB International. Our distinguished faculty have proven expertise in mega-projects, earned-value analysis, improvisation, risk management, project governance, cost estimation, enterprise architecture, IT projects, and agile project management. Online or on campus, you’ll make valuable connections to other students and professionals from around the world. Proven practices and innovative techniques ensure that you gain the advanced competencies needed to excel in multinational industries such as telecom, construction, energy, IT, aerospace and defense, finance, and health care.

Project Management Programs

Learn the advanced skills needed to excel in a range of multinational industries with a graduate project management program at MET.

  • Master’s in Project Management (on campus and online)
  • Master’s in Computer Information Systems, IT Project Management concentration (on campus, online, and blended)
  • Graduate certificate in Project Management (on campus and online)
  • Graduate certificate in IT Project Management (on campus, online, and blended)

How Boston University Ranks

  • #7 (U.S.) & #11 (world), Global University Employability Ranking 2016 (Times Higher Education)
  • #32, Best Global Universities (U.S. News & World Report)
  • #39, National Universities (U.S. News & World Report)
  • #41, The World's Most Innovative Universities 2016 (Reuters)
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Metropolitan College’s online MSCIS is ranked #4 among the Best Online Graduate Computer Information Technology Programs by U.S. News & World Report.


The MSPM and MSCIS are accredited by the Project Management Institute Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC).


MET’s online management programs are accredited by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) Program Accreditation System (EPAS).


Boston University is an accredited member of AACSB International―The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.


As part of Boston University, Metropolitan College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), one of six nationally recognized accrediting agencies.