Prospective students interested in taking management courses in pursuit of a degree in project management may enjoy working on teams as well as using project-based approaches. An important responsibility in many companies, project management is the discipline of defining and confirming goals and objectives, identifying the tasks and how goals will be achieved, quantifying the resources needed, and determining budgets and timelines. A wide variety of types and sizes of businesses, government agencies and other organizations use people with knowledge and skills to help participate in and lead the management of a variety of projects.
ITT Technical Institute is a leading provider of technology education in the United States. ITT Tech applied its experience in technology education to develop a bachelor's degree program that combines theory and techniques of the professional discipline of project management with critical thinking, analysis and communication skills.
The ITT Technical Institute offer degrees in business such as Project Management and Administration, which involves the study of the theory and techniques used by project management professionals. The management courses offered teach knowledge areas and processes designated by the Project Management Institute (PMI), a leading membership association for the project management profession. Students are introduced to skills and techniques that can be used to initiate, plan, organize, staff, guide, monitor and control a project through an integrated process to meet identified requirements on time and on budget. The program builds on that knowledge with instruction on topics and processes included in PMI's Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK©). Graduates of this program may pursue entry-level career opportunities as a project team member, project coordinator, project scheduler, project resource coordinator or project manager, in a variety of settings.
ITT Tech also offers an online degree program in Project Management and Administration for those interested in an education that provides the type of flexible schedules that an online education offers.
This program combines theory and practice of project management theory and techniques to help graduates prepare for entry-level project management jobs.
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Computer and Electronics Engineering Technology
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