Project Management Department

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Project Management at UAA

The Project Management Department at UAA's College of Engineering is dedicated to providing our students the best graduate management education and training. Our Master of Science in Project Management (MSPM) degree program addresses a variety of current workforce demands.

Project management has evolved into a mandatory skill set 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.

Mission & Vision

Provide superior project management education, training, and research so that complex, extreme, and challenging projects are universally successful.
Unequaled expertise and unparalleled success drive the world to seek out  University of Alaska Anchorage project managers to manage the  unmanageable.

New Students

New student enrollments in our MS in Project ManagementGraduate Certificate as well as Project Engineering Minor 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 professional domains. 

Student Achievement Indicators

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Degrees Offered:

* Accredited by Project Management Institute Global Accreditation Center (PMIGAC)

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*Funds available up to $18,000 per individual including tuitions and living expenses through ARPA Fast Track program. View more information about eligibility and the ARPA Fast Track application.


Keturah Costello 
Administrative Assistant
(907) 786 - 1973
EIB 301A

LuAnn Piccard
Professor & Department Chair
(907) 786 - 1917

Department Offices:
Eng. and Industry Building
Suite 301
2900 Spirit Dr
Anchorage, AK 99508