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Consultant coordinator and College of Engineering Alumni Chapter president Virginia Groeschel is UAA’s graduate degree hooding ceremony student speaker for Spring 2020! 

From Hewlett-Packard to UAA

Our very own Project Management Chair, LuAnn Piccard, has made great strides in the Engineering world. She is currently serving on PMI's Board of Directors, as one of the 12 directors elected by the global PMI membership. This is an amazing accomplishment and we are so proud to have her leading our Project Management department at UAA. Please take a moment to read about LuAnn's amazing and ongoing work, how she continues to excel in her field, and makes sure our students flourish along beside her. 

PM Tuition Waivers

Please check our Scholarships webpage for more information and deadline. There are two applications, one for Spring and one for Fall. Please be sure you select and submit the correct form. We look forward to seeing your application!

PMI Alaska Chapter Scholarship

The PMI Alaska Chapter is providing an academic scholarship to be administered by the PMI Educational Foundation (PMIEF) Scholarship and Awards Program.  PMIEF, a charitable nonprofit organization, supports development of the best and brightest future project management professionals worldwide by providing over 40 academic scholarships to college and university students studying project management and related fields.

Please visit the PMI Alaska Chapter webage for application deadlines. In order to be considered eligible for a scholarship, applicants must be enrolled in or applying for an accredited academic degree program in project management or a related field benefiting from project management with the following order of priority:

1st Priority: A member of the PMI Alaska Chapter who is a resident of Alaska attending or planning to attend an accredited college or university program anywhere.

2nd Priority: Any individual residing in Alaska who is attending or planning to attend an accredited college or university program anywhere.

For more information please see the PMI Alaska Chapter Scholarship or visit the PMI Scholarship application webpage to apply online.


Book published by ESM Faculty

Cost Estimation and Management: A Practical Approach by Michael Fisher
ISBN-13: 978-1463506346 / ISBN-10: 1463506341

Available at CreateSpace:

The book will also be available at Amazon