Engineering, Science & Project Management

The Engineering, Science & Project Management Department at UAA's College of Engineering is dedicated to providing our students the best  management education and training in their respective fields. We encompass both the oldest and one of the newest master's degree programs at the University of Alaska Anchorage. 

New student enrollments in our MS in Program Management degree program are always welcomed.  The MSPM Program continues to be the largest, most vibrant contributor of skilled leaders and managers in Alaska's project-based economy, and a graduate program with the highest ROI (Return on Investment, ratio of salary potential and employment opportunity to cost of education) across a broad range of profesional domains.

IMPORTANT NOTE Admission of new students to our Science Management and Engineering Management graduate degree programs has been suspended, (effective November, 2016). Current students will have an opportunity to complete these degrees through Spring, 2018.  This suspension does not apply to our Project Management degree program.

Administrative Assistant:
Meuy Saechao
(907) 786 - 1924
EIB 301A
Office Hours M - F, 9:00a - 5:00p

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Our Master of Science in Project Management (MSPM) degree program addresses a variety of current workforce demands.  Project management has evolved into a skillset necessary for managers in all areas of business, industry, government, and education. In today's competitive marketplace, contemporary project management techniques are essential for organizations interested in improving their productivity, effectiveness, and financial performance.  We continually improve our course content and curriculum to include the most relevant and effective information and techniques.

Our professional training short courses are tailored for professionals, covering a variety of subjects.  We can also create custom short courses to meet the needs of specific organizations.

All of our classes are specifically designed to meet the needs of today's working professionals, allowing students to immediately apply skills learned in the classroom to their work.  Please contact us with any questions you might have.

ESM Program Highlights

  • MS Engineering Management began in 1961
  • MS Science Management began in 1965
  • Real-time interactive distance course delivery
  • Focus areas: Intelligent Transportation, Energy Resources, Construction, Quality of Life, and Technology Innovation

    *New admissions to this program have been suspended, effective November, 2016.  Current students my complete the program through May, 2018.

PM Program Highlights

  • MS Project Management began in 2003
  • One of the first 13 programs in the world to receive PMI GAC accreditation
  • Real-time interactive distance course delivery
  • Helps students develop a high demand skill set valued in private and public sectors for all fields and industries
  • Project Management program built around the Project Management Body of Knowledge's (PMBOK® Guide) knowledge areas and process groups
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The GAC and PMI logos are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc. For the full list of PMI's legal marks, please contact the PMI Legal department.

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