Getting smart in the world of project management

This article overviews project management degree programs and evaluates the benefits they provide. The efforts of the Project Management Institute's Educational Committee to encourage colleges and universities to offer degrees in project management has increased educational opportunities, raised the earnings of project managers, and increased the demand for graduates. Among the trends in project management education discussed are: the increase in distance learning, more training in global project management, and partnerships between PMI and various colleges and universities.Includes a representative selection of institutions and their project management degree programs.
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