Grantham's MBA in Project Management is Top 50

Lenexa, Kan., July 24, 2019 - Grantham University, an online university, announced today that its Master's in Project Management program was ranked in the top 50 by MastersProgramsGuide.com. Programs were ranked on accreditation, accessibility, reputation and recognition and clear career-advancing focus.

"Project Management is an emerging profession. As more and more companies are moving to a project-based operations model, the demand for managers to provide oversight of schedules and budget is increasing," said David Marker, dean of Grantham's Mark Skousen School of Business. "In our program, students learn the skills needed to plan, lead and manage large-scale projects in the business sector."

The Grantham University IACBE-accredited MBA in project management program has been reviewed and approved by the Project Management Institute (PMI)'s Registered Educational Provider (R.E.P). The curriculum is guided by the principles of the PMI's Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®), a distinction only 730 universities in the U.S. can claim. The program covers business subjects in required classes such as accounting, finance and business ethics as well as coursework focused on the leadership and managerial element of the degree. As an institution that operates exclusively online, Grantham offers a wide range of student support services to students, such as career boosting whitepapers and webinars, a military-to-civilian transition assistance program, a teaching and learning center and other unique resources to ensure student success.

About Grantham University: Grantham University was founded in 1951 by Donald Grantham, a World War II veteran with a vision to make education achievable for military service members and veterans. Throughout the past 67 years, Grantham's commitment to serving those who serve with affordable, accessible higher education has evolved into a culture of service that extends to all adult learners. The university's ability to help students achieve their dreams through education is enabled by its unique approach and devotion to comprehensive student support, affordability options and its continual advancement in line with changing technologies.

Accredited since 1961 by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC), Grantham University has earned a distinguished record as a respected distance learning university. The online university offers more than 50 undergraduate and graduate certificate and degree programs.

About The Author

Brandon Swenson, Senior Communications Specialist, is on Grantham's editorial board. He understands the benefits of educationally-oriented programs such as the Post 9/11 GI Bill having earned his Bachelor's degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City toward the end of his nearly two decades of service in the United States Marine Corp.