Master of Science in Computer Information Systems / IT Project Management
Boston University

Program Details

An IT Project Management degree online can benefit those seeking jobs administering technical projects. This concentration within the master’s in CIS degree program from Boston University introduces students to concepts from the Project Management Institute’s PMBOK.

Courses teach specialized techniques for risk management, cost estimation, and quality management of software. The online project management degree covers virtual project management, allowing graduates to manage geographically distributed software development. Students will gain proficiency in planning and developing a comprehensive project plan and software development life cycle.

Students can expect courses such as the following:

  • Probability and statistics
  • IT project management
  • Software quality, testing, and security management
  • Agile software development
  • Enterprise architecture

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Boston University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent