Project Management MicroMasters® Programme


The Project Management MicroMasters® Programme from RIT is a graduate level series of courses designed to provide you with the in-depth knowledge and skills needed to be a successful project manager in any industry. This online sequence is a semester’s worth of work from RIT's Master's Degree and consists of three courses and a final capstone exam.

By earning the MicroMasters® credential you will develop the leadership skills needed to effectively manage a team that will meet the expectations of your customers and business goals. Build on your MicroMasters® Credential by applying to RIT’s School of Individualised Study for a customised master’s degree.

The Project Management MicroMasters® Programme is comprised of the following courses:

Project Management Life Cycle
Learn how to apply project management tools, processes, and techniques for the successful execution of a project from initiation to closing.
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Best Practices for Project Management Success
Learn how to create an organizational environment that supports project success.
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International Project Management
Learn what makes global projects uniquely challenging and how to successfully manage projects based in different industries and countries.
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Project Management MicroMasters Capstone Exam
Demonstrate the knowledge and skills acquired in the Project Management MicroMasters program, and prepare for graduate level program options at RIT.
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  • Start Date
    Coming Soon
  • Fee
  • Institution
  • Programme Duration
    1-11 Weeks / Course
  • Language
  • Estimated Effort
    8-12 Hours / Week / Course
  • Courses
    4 courses
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  • The tools and techniques to manage the comprehensive project management lifecycle for a project - from initiation through closing.
  • To balance the critical tradeoffs of time, cost and scope to meet customer expectations.
  • The ability to apply best practices across a variety of industries and businesses.
  • Lead a project to success, and how to capitalise on the leadership and behavioural facets to do so.
  • To navigate the social and cultural aspects, legal and regulatory practices, technology and infrastructure that influence project’s success in the global market.

Upon successful completion of PearsonX and edX® requirements, participants will earn the following certificates:

  • MicroMasters®
  • Project management positions are growing at 1.5 million opportunities per year (source: Project Management Institute).
  • The median salary for an entry-level project manager is $84,000 (source: Project Management Institute).
  • Exciting career opportunities across industry domains as project manager, project consultant, project analyst, programme manager.

Arlene Lanser

Pearson Student Advisor

Dr. Celine Gullace

Instructor of Project Management

Leonie Fernandes

Instructor of Project Management