Northcentral University

MPA Project Management


2488 Historic Decatur Rd. Suite 100

San Diego, CA 92106

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MPA Project Management

Format: Online

Program Description:

Project management is used in many industries to ensure overall organizational effectiveness. Professionals working in this field must be able to balance human resources, financial resources and business goals to keep projects on track, on time and on budget. Those interested in forging a career in project management can gain the necessary skills and knowledge with our Project Management specialization.

This specialization focuses on risk management, procurement, monitoring, and multi-project management. Students will explore key principles, concepts, tools and techniques to improve project performance. Additional topics include budgets, cost control, risk assessment, bid negotiation, contracts and performance reporting. By the end of the program, students will showcase their knowledge with a final research project that includes investigating a workplace problem, identifying an area for intervention and recommending a plan of action.


Northcentral University is regionally accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). 985 Atlantic Avenue Ste 100, Alameda, CA 94501 510.748.9001, For NCU program disclosures visit

Facts & Figures

International Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid Description: Financial aid may be available to those who qualify.

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: NCU prides itself on being learner-centered and caring about the success of our learners. We provide tuition payment options that we feel meet your needs and permits the University to prosper and grow.

Locale: Small Suburb

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