Accelerated Master of Science Program

Accelerated Master of Project Management option

Exceptional Missouri State University undergraduate students with an overall GPA of 3.00 or higher may apply for the accelerated masters in Project Management program in their junior year.  If approved, up to 12 hours of 600-level or 700-level courses may be designated as "mixed credit" and counted toward both the undergraduate and graduate degree programs.

Admission Requirements for the Accelerated Master's

To be considered for admission, candidates are required to submit the following documents:

  • Official transcripts
  • A statement of purpose
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Professional resume 

Recommended course substitutions

Students with majors in the department of technology and construction management pursuing the accelerated master’s in project management may want to consider substituting the following courses:

  • TCM 701 Project Management instead of TCM 359 Principles of Project Management
  • TCM 651 Cost Analysis for Project Management instead of TCM 551 Cost Analysis for Project Management or TCM 453 Construction Cost Management
  • TCM 645 Project Control Systems instead of TCM 545 Project Control Systems or CIS 201 Computer Applications for Business from the undergraduate elective block
  • 600 or 700-level elective course for the remaining undergraduate elective