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Project Leadership and Management

Master of Science

Keep your business moving forward.  

You’ve been organizing work and community projects for some time but want to augment your current skill set. You enjoy mapping out strategies, identifying methodologies, solving problems and getting the job done. A graduate degree in project leadership and management can help you hone and apply these skills in the business world.

The M.S. in Project Leadership and Management from Regis provides a framework for project management business functions, values, decision making, critical thinking and leadership skills that are needed for successful project managers in an increasingly complex and global environment. Whether you have a formal “project manager” title or not, this degree will help any manager be more effective.

Program Snapshot

Program Format
Online + on campus courses
8-week terms

Credits for Completion
30 credit hours

Cost of Tuition
$920 per credit hour

Sample Project Leadership and Management Classes

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PM 6510: Delivering Organization Excellence

Lead change using the Baldrige Award criteria to explore process improvement opportunities.

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PM 6570: Leading Projects in Contemporary Organizations

Explore project management from a strategic perspective, focusing on development of leadership skills and managing teams.

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PM 6580: Management of Project Performance

Examine project risks, costs and schedule management to ensure projects are completed on budget and on schedule.

Program Details

Get all the details on our M.S. Project Leadership and Management program, including course requirements and application materials. 

Project Leadership and Management Career Paths

Project Manager

Manage team workloads, assignments, project plans budgets and timelines in order to effectively execute strategic business projects.


Team Leader

Supervise teams of all sizes across business units to encourage productivity and performance and serve as a point person to the department as a whole.


Process Manager

Process Managers report to department managers about their analysis and provide advice about how performance and business processes could be improved.


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Recognized for Excellence

pmi803-gac-seal-3-rgb.svgThe MS-PLM degree is accredited by the PMI Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC). Our program is focused on, and aligned with, the Project Management Institute’s Talent Triangle of Technical Skills, Strategic Management and Leadership. Only 87 schools in the world hold this accreditation.

The Anderson College of Business and Computing is a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.) for the Project Management Institute (PMI), the premier comprehensive continuation education program related to the field of project management. Regis University’s Anderson College of Business and Computing is one of only 1,600 schools worldwide to be designated as an R.E.P.

Program Mission

The Master of Science in Project Leadership and Management (MS-PLM) is an intensive, accelerated and integrated learning experience that provides preparation for strategic project management leadership in a rapidly changing, global marketplace. The program is designed for individuals who wish to cultivate their leadership skills and make a profound difference or institutional change within an organization through the leadership and management of projects by applying leadership techniques, strategic management philosophies, and project management tools to projects in a variety of industries and settings.

How to Apply

To apply to the M.S. Project Leadership and Management program, you will need: 

  • Completed online application
  • Official degree-bearing transcripts
  • Resume

The first step in the application process is to contact an admissions counselor, who can evaluate your prior learning credit, provide information regarding financial aid and tuition assistance and help you through the entire application process. 

Tuition and Fees

Program tuition: $900 per credit hour
Total program credits: 30

Curious about financial aid options? Regis offers a variety of scholarships, grants and other programs to help you pay for school. Visit Financial Aid to learn more. 

Rolling Admissions

Applications are accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis. It is recommended you apply to this program at least 4 weeks prior to your desired start date.

Starts are offered in January, March, May, July, August and October.