Overview & Career Outcomes

Are you ready to take your career to the next level in the dynamic field of project management? Look no further than Lasell University's Master of Science in Project Management program. Our program is designed to equip you with the knowledge, skills, and expertise needed to excel in this rapidly evolving profession.

Program Highlights:

  • Expert Faculty: Our faculty members are experienced industry professionals who bring real-world insights into the classroom. They are committed to your success and will guide you through the latest project management methodologies and best practices.
  • Cutting-Edge Curriculum: Our MS in Project Management curriculum is continuously updated to reflect the most current trends and developments in project management. You'll learn about agile methodologies, risk management, stakeholder communication, and more, ensuring you are well-prepared for the challenges of the modern business world.
  • Flexibility: We understand that our students lead busy lives. That's why we offer both on-campus and online options, allowing you to choose the learning format that best suits your schedule and preferences. Our online courses provide the same high-quality education as our on-campus classes, ensuring accessibility for all.
  • Small Class Sizes: We believe in the power of personal attention. With small class sizes, you can engage in meaningful discussions, collaborate with classmates, and receive individualized feedback from your professors.
  • Networking Opportunities: Building a solid professional network is crucial in project management. Lasell University offers numerous networking events, workshops, and career development resources to help you connect with industry leaders and advance your career.
  • Capstone Project: As a culmination of your studies, you'll complete a capstone project that allows you to apply your knowledge to real-world challenges. This hands-on experience will give you the confidence and expertise to excel in your future project management roles.
  • Career Support: Our dedicated career services team is here to support you every step of the way. From resume building to interview preparation, we'll help you position yourself for success in the competitive job market.
  • Accreditation: Lasell University is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE), ensuring you receive a high-quality education that meets rigorous standards.
  • Financial Aid: We offer various financial aid options to help make your education more affordable. Our goal is to ensure that your investment in your future is sound.

Whether you're an experienced project manager looking to enhance your skills or just starting your journey in this exciting field, Lasell University's Master of Science in Project Management program can help you achieve your goals. Join us and become a leader in the world of project management.

Take the first step towards a brighter future. Apply today and unlock your potential with Lasell University!

Career Outlook for a Master's in Project Management

Industries with the largest expected growth include Project Management Tools & Technology and our curriculum prepares you for management certifications in PMI, PMP, and RMP. Students use premier project management tools such as Microsoft Project 2019 and complete a Scrum Open assessment.

Connect learning to practice

Lasell's philosophy of Connected Learning provides you with opportunities to draw on both your professional experience and newly acquired knowledge and skills to enhance your career prospects. Rigorous coursework is complemented by opportunities to put learning into practice, including a Capstone research experience and lectures from industry leaders (in person and via live stream) who present and discuss their work. 


Our Master of Science in Project Management curriculum focuses on flexible coursework, real-world case studies and practical hands-on experience to provide the skills you need to advance your career. Get information on our Course Schedules

Business Strategy
3 credits
Change Management
3 credits
Research Methods
3 credits
Project, Program & Portfolio Management
3 credits
PM Tools & Technology
3 credits
Risk Management
3 credits
Financial Management
3 credits
Global Leadership
3 credits
Strategic Information Management
3 credits
Operations Strategy
3 credits
Principles of Project Management
3 credits
Internship Capstone
3 credits
Research Project Capstone
3 credits


Candidates seeking admission to Lasell University's Master of Science in Project Management must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution. GRE/GMAT scores are not required for admission.  

No GMAT/GRE scores are required for admission. 

Admission Requirements Checklist:

  1. Online application
  2. Official transcripts of all college-level coursework
  3. A one-page personal statement describing your goals, strengths, and potential for achievement in graduate school
  4. Resume

Materials should be submitted through MyPortal or emailed to gradinfo@lasell.edu

International Applicants:

This program is F-1 eligible.

All International applicants need to submit English equivalency from one of the following: TOEFL scores: minimum required score is 80 (iBT) or IELTS, minimum required score is 6.0; or Pearson PTE Academic minimum score is 53; or Duolingo minimum required score is 105. The English equivalency scores may be waived for international applicants who have earned a bachelor's degree at an accredited college/university in the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, or Canada.

For additional requirements please visit our International Admission Requirement page.

Materials should be submitted through MyPortal or emailed to gradinfo@lasell.edu:

Questions about your application? Call/text us today at 617-243-2400!

The Office of Graduate Enrollment
Lasell University
1844 Commonwealth Ave.
Newton, MA 02466