Master of Science in Project Management

Learn technical project management skills; strategic business management skills and leadership skills. Golden Gate University's Masters in Project Management (MS PM) is designed to help you find the right balance between the three. If you are looking to build a career in IT project management to run and deliver efficient projects, this program is for you.

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  • Ranked #1
    for Working Professionals
  • $100 Mn fund
    70% Scholarships
  • Online + Optional Immersion
  • Study Abroad
    In the US
  • 12 Months
    Recommended 12-15 hrs/week
  • Oct 1, 2022
    Start Date
  • Overview
  • Certificate
  • Instructors
  • Syllabus
  • Benefits
  • Careers
  • Admission Process
  • Fees
  • Refer & Earn
  • Hiring Partners
About the Program

Learn as you Work

Ranked as #1 university in the US for online learning and working professionals, GGU's curriculum is designed to allow learners to learn as they work.

Silicon Valley Professionals

Get exclusive access to silicon valley professionals and experts in the field of project management. With the region's expansive tech ecosystem - the best professionals and companies in the field are there.

Immersion and Study Abroad

Engage in interactive networking sessions with experienced professionals from your batch for effective peer to peer learning or move to the US to complete your MSPM on campus.


Key Highlights

  • US-Recognised MSPM taught by Silicon Valley Experts
  • 70% scholarships for 5000 students - Check your eligibility!
  • Designed for working professionals
  • WES Approved
  • GGU alumni status
  • Optional On-Campus immersion in San Francisco, USA
  • Study Abroad and complete your degree at Golden Gate University.
  • Live & interactive sessions with GGU faculty, professionals and alumni
  • Capstone Project
  • 24x7 learner support

“We’re eager to welcome professionals from across the world to learn through online & hybrid channels and be a part of our heritage to become the leaders of tomorrow. With this partnership, we aim to create an impact in the lives of working professionals with the availability of scholarships.”
- Prof. Brent White, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Golden Gate University, San Francisco

Master of Science in Project Management from Golden Gate University, San Francisco

On successful completion of the program, you become a part of a 120+ year education heritage as you receive a Master of Science in Project Management degree from the #1 Ranked University for Working Professionals

  • A degree from a pioneering university based in the innovation capital of the world.
  • GGU alumni status.
  • Join an alumni network of 70,000+ CXOs from global companies, NASA Astronauts, Mayors, and Entrepreneurs.
Master of Science in Project Management from Golden Gate University, San Francisco
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Learn from faculty of Golden Gate University, an institution with 120+ years legacy, and from leading Silicon Valley experts.



  • Data Analysis in Excel (Optional)
    • Statistics for Managers (Optional)
      • Introduction to Project Management
        • 3 Credits
      • Agile Management for Project Managers
        • 3 Credits
      • Project Governance: Program & Portfolio Management
        • 3 Credits
      • Project Risk Management
        • 3 Credits
      • Advanced Concepts: Project Planning & Control
        • 3 Credits
      • IT Management & Digital Transformation in the Business Enterprise
        • 3 Credits
      • Software Engineering Leadership
        • 3 Credits
      • Managing Data Structures
        • 3 Credits
      • Securing the Technology Infrastructure
        • 3 Credits
      • Capstone/Simulation
        • 3 Credits
      • 50+
        TA Sessions
      • 1
        Capstone Project
      • 1
        HBR Simulation
      • 50+
        Live sessions
      • 10+
      • 30
      • $100 Million Scholarship Fund
        Ever since education was only accessible to the privileged, GGU has been at the forefront of breaking this norm. Since its first ever class in 1850 under the evening skies of San Francisco, GGU has led the mission of ‘Education For All’. It aims to continue its legacy even in the 21st century.
          In line with the commitment to help aspiring learners achieve their dream of credible higher education, learners across the globe who dare to walk the lesser taken path for a successful career are welcome to apply.
            Up to 70% scholarship to fulfill your learning aspirations. Apply now to check your eligibility!
            • Industry Mentors
              • Receive unparalleled guidance from industry mentors, teaching assistants and graders
              • Receive one-on-one feedback on submissions and personalised feedback on improvement
              Student Support
              • Student Support available all day for your convenience (24*7)
              • For urgent queries, use the Call Back option on the platform.
            • Q&A Forum
              • Timely doubt resolution by industry experts and peers.
              • 100% expert verified responses to ensure quality learning.
              Expert Feedback
              • Personalised expert feedback on assignments and projects
              • Regular live sessions by experts to clarify concept-related doubts

            Global Leadership Scholarships Offered by Golden Gate University and upGrad

            Scholarships on Program Fee
            Students to be Offered scholarships
            $100 Million
            Scholarships by GGU and upGrad
            Based on Merit

            Admission Process

            There are 4 simple steps in the Admission Process which is detailed below:

            Program Fee
            • 70% Scholarship Available for 5000 Students.
            Refer someone you know and receive cash reimbursements of up to $500!*

            *More details under the referral policy under Support Section.

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            Empowering learners of tomorrow

            Why Golden Gate University?
            • Rigorous cutting-edge curriculum ranked #1 across USA for Working Professionals
            • Degree from Golden Gate University, San Francisco Without Quitting Your Job
            • Silicon Valley Based Professional Coaching
            • Networking Opportunities with 70,000+ Alumni & Leading Industry Experts
            • 120+ Years of Legacy
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