MS IT – Project Management (PMI-GAC-accredited)
Capella University

Program Details

Integrating hands-on experience, Capella offers this online MS in Information Technology with a specialization in Project Management. Accredited by the PMI, this program gives you the opportunity to learn both traditional and Agile methodologies to lead team efforts within your organization. The latest tools, techniques, processes and controls are taught, which will enable you to complete projects in scope and on budget. Coursework usually includes:

  • Project Budgeting, Procurement, and Quality
  • Project Risk Assessment and Control
  • Project Leadership and Management
  • Agile Project Management Theory and Practice

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (PMI-GAC)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Capella University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

  • Higher Learning Commission:, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552),

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Additional Materials May Be Requested

Additional Info

  • Applicants must have a grade point average of 2.3 or higher on a 4.0 scale.

The following program specializations are accredited by the Project Management Institute (PMI) Global Accreditation Center for Project Management (PMI-GAC). (The FlexPath option for the project management specializations is not accredited by PMI-GAC.)

  • BS in Business—Project Management 
  • BS in Information Technology—Project Management 
  • MBA—Project Management
  • MS in Information Technology—Project Management
  • PhD in Information Technology—Project Management