Bachelor of Business Administration in Project Management

Degree Plan Details

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The Bachelor of Business Administration in Project Management prepares students for entry level positions in business administration and project management that require a broad competency of the management-level skills needed to add value, drive business performance, and build quality project management practices within organizations. Graduates of the BBA Project Management program are prepared in the business and project management knowledge areas that are applied for effective management of enterprise projects including project scope, quality, risk, time, cost, communication, human resource, integration and procurement management. The degree program is offered both in the classroom lecture and distance learning modes.

A graduate with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Project Management will be able to:

  • Demonstrate specific knowledge based skills necessary for an entry level project management role in an organization.
  • Demonstrate broad based knowledge of business concepts and practices.
  • Apply the technical and cognitive skills required for contemporary project management and business administration practices and issues.
  • Effectively apply the principles of management (planning, organizing, staffing, leading, and controlling resources) to meet project and enterprise goals and objectives.

The minimum requirements for a Bachelor of Business Administration in Project Management are:

  • 33 semester hours applicable to the degree must be completed at Amberton University.
  • 42 semester hours must be at the 3000/4000 level, 27 of which must be completed at Amberton University and applicable to the degree.
  • 120 semester hours for a degree.
  • A minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.00 is required.

Degree Plan

I. General Education Requirements45 Hours
Behavioral Science (Psychology or Sociology) 3 hours
Communication (must include oral communication skills)
Selected from: COM3401 or COM4405
3 hours
Computer Concepts (fundamentals course) 3 hours
English (ENG 1001, 1002 plus 6 hours of writing)
Six (6) hours of writing may be selected from: COM3461 or COM4441 or ENG2006
12 Hours
History and/or Government 6 hours
Humanities 3 hours
Mathematics (1021 and 1022 or the equivalent) 6 hours
Natural Science 6 hours
Religion 3 hours
II. General Electives15 Hours
III.Major Requirements60 Hours
A. Business Core 24 hours
Accounting Principles (ACC) 6 hours
Economics Principles (ECO) 6 hours
Finance (3000/4000 level) (FIN) 3 hours
Marketing (3000/4000 level) (MKT) 3 hours
BUS3101 Business Law 3 hours
BUS3104 Statistical Analysis I 3 hours
B. Project Management Core 18 hours
MGT4495 Project Management Foundations 3 hours
MGT4497 Role of Project Manager & Resource Management 3 hours
MGT4501 Project Scope & Quality Management 3 hours
MGT4502 Project Cost & Contract Procurement Manamgment 3 hours
MGT4503 Project Risk & Schedule Management 3 hours
MGT4504 Project Stakeholder & Communication Management 3 hours
C. Advanced Business Administration Courses 18 hours
(3000/4000 level ACC, BUS, ECO, FIN, MGT, MIS, MKT)
Totals:120 Hours