What will I learn?

Program Description

No matter what field you're looking to go into, efficient and capable managers are a necessity. As a student in the project management program, you'll hone your multitasking, analytical thinking, leadership and communication skills to become an effective manager. It's estimated that 1.5 million project management positions will be created every year through 2020 and beyond.

This program meets the educational requirements to prepare students for the Project Management Professional certificate exam from the Project Management Institute. PMI is recognized as the leading membership association for project management professionals and many employment opportunities in this field require PMP certification.

The Master of Science in Administration is an interdisciplinary degree perfect for anyone in management or administration who wants to increase their skills sets and knowledge to advance in their profession. The MSA was developed to hone skills in leadership, management and organization for professional administrators in both the public and non-profit sectors.

Which department am I in?

College of Education and Human Services

Study options

Full Time (36 credit hours)

Tuition fees
US$15,300.00 per year
Start date

10 January 2022, 29 August 2022


Central Michigan University

1200 S Franklin St,



48859, United States

Online/Distance (36 credit hours)

Tuition fees
USD $682 per credit hour
Start date

10 January 2022

Entry requirements

For students from United States

A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution and minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.7 or equivalent.

For international students

A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution;

Minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.7 or equivalent.

You must provide one of the following:

  • A TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) score, dated within two (2) years of admission application.
  • Test scores must be sent directly from the ETS (English Testing Site) Office to Central Michigan University Global Campus. Our institution code is 1106
  • Scores must be 213 or above on the computer based test (CBT) or 550 or above on the paper based test (PBT) or 79 or above on the internet based test (IBT).

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.