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The 17 Best Affordable Online Master's in Project Management

A graduate with an online master’s in project management has one of the highest average salaries in business. The downside? Tuition for a project management degree can cost as much as $60,000! GetEducated’s rankings reveal all of the programs that cost less than the national average so that you, the consumer, can make the most informed decision.

GetEducated compared 31 master’s in project management from 29 regionally accredited online schools to create this ‘Best Buy’ list. Our rankings reveal the most affordable options in the United States—17 online master’s in project management for under $26,000.

Average Cost (In-state): $27,766.67
Least Expensive: Western Carolina University ~$8,285.40
Most Expensive: The George Washington University ~$60,879.00

Our data-driven research creates a truly reliable system of scientific rankings. There’s no fancy formulas here. We meticulously calculate total full-time tuition—including any fees—for the most accurate total cost. Our rankings cannot be bought, and therefore factually showcase the cheapest online master’s in project management programs. The online degrees listed above the gray dividing line are official 2018 “Best Buys” and cost less than the national average.
 

Most Affordable Online Master's in Project Management

 

Accreditation Note: To qualify for a ranking, a program must be regionally accredited. Additional programmatic accreditation is noted in the rank table.

15 Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
16 International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)
17 Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
23 Project Management Institute Global Accreditation Center (PMI GAC)
 

Rankings Note: These online college rankings are based on a GetEducated Fall 2017 review of regionally accredited online master’s in project management programs. Total cost includes full-time tuition and fees and was valid at the time of collection and specific to the online learning program. School profiles for the online master’s degree programs in our directory may reflect a slightly different cost based on different editorial update schedules.

The published cost is an estimated sticker price for the entire online degree including fees. Actual costs may vary by student. Factors such as transfer credits, prerequisite courses, professional licensing and financial aid availability will affect final cost.

Editorial Note: Online schools do NOT pay to be included in any GetEducated online degree ranking. These rankings are editorially independent, open to any regionally accredited or candidate college that offers a master's degree that is available at least 80 percent through online learning and that is open to enrollment by the public. If your online college is regionally accredited and not currently reviewed by GetEducated, please contact us for inclusion. Each ranking list is calculated every two years. The next survey to identify the cheapest online project management graduate degree will be undertaken in Fall 2019.

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RANKSCHOOL / DEGREESTATEPRICENOTE
1

Western Carolina University(NC)
$8,285.40
$25,201.80
$9,000.00
In-State
Out-of-State
Military
2

Missouri State University(MO)
$10,131.00
All Students
3

University of Michigan - Dearborn(MI)
$13,268.00
$24,428.00
In-State
Out-of-State
4

Granite State College(NH)
$15,900.00
$16,950.00
In-State
Out-of-State
5

Sam Houston State University(TX)
$17,685.00
$32,625.00
In-State
Out-of-State
6

Colorado State University-Global Campus(CO)
$18,000.00
$16,200.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
7

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University(FL)
$19,200.00
$16,200.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
8

University of Wisconsin-Platteville(WI)
$19,950.00
All Students
9

The College of Saint Scholastica(MN)
$20,278.00
All Students
10

Liberty University Logo
Liberty University
(VA)
$20,440.00
$10,000.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
11

Bellevue University(NE)
$21,240.00
All Students
12

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Logo
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
(MN)
$21,960.00
All Students
13

Charleston Southern University(SC)
$22,615.00
All Students
14

Southern New Hampshire University Logo
Southern New Hampshire University
(NH)
$22,722.00
$17,070.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military
15

University of Mary(ND)
$22,900.00
All Students
16

Regis University Logo
Regis University
(CO)
$25,550.00
All Students
17

Florida Institute of Technology(FL)
$25,641.00
All Students

University of Alaska Anchorage(AK)
$30,030.00
$46,959.00
In-State
Out-of-State

Pennsylvania State University(PA)
$30,092.00
All Students

Northeastern University Logo
Northeastern University
(MA)
$30,195.00
All Students

Walden University Logo
Walden University
(MN)
$30,900.00
$26,400.00
In-State/Out-Of-State
Military

City University of Seattle(WA)
$30,960.00
All Students

Brandeis University(MA)
$34,100.00
All Students

Golden Gate University(CA)
$36,980.00
All Students

Boston University Logo
Boston University
(MA)
$37,100.00
All Students

University of Southern California Logo
University of Southern California
(CA)
$43,700.00
All Students

Drexel University(PA)
$55,260.00
All Students

American University Logo
American University
(DC)
$59,272.00
All Students

The George Washington University Logo
The George Washington University
(DC)
$60,879.00
All Students