Information Technology, IT Project Management Concentration

bachelors Degree

IT Project Management Program Overview

If you love computers, have a knack for problem solving, and thrive at taking the lead in a team project, you have what it takes to pursue a career in Information Technology Project Management. 

Every significant IT project has one person that makes it all possible – the IT project manager. They are the liaison between the business and technical aspects of a project, the monitor that ensures deadlines are met, and the team leader and planner every step of the way. 

Bay State College prepares you to meet the challenges of this demanding profession by giving you the skills and hands-on experiences you need to break into the field: 

  • Get an insider perspective from your Bay State College professors, all with in-depth, real-world experience in the field. 
  • Receive a strong foundation in both business and information technology. 
  • Gain hands-on experience at two or more required internships, with easy access to Boston's Innovation District. 
  • Take advantage of Bay State College Career Services to connect you with career opportunities throughout your program and after you graduate! 

Interested in both IT and business? Request information about our 4-year Information Technology – IT Project Management program today! 

Available In 

IT Project Management Day Classes 

Discover a diverse but close-knit community of students, faculty and staff at our Boston campus, located in the historic Back Bay neighborhood. 

  • Duration: 8 semesters 
  • Semester Length: 16 weeks 
  • Program Length: 4 years
  • Start Dates:  
    • Spring 2019: Monday, January 14, 2019
    • Fall 2019: Tuesday, September 3, 2019
  • Application Deadline: Rolling Admissions 

IT Project Management Evening Classes 

If you're busy during the day, Bay State College's Information Technology Degree Evening Program gives you the opportunity to learn on your own time. Take evening college courses at our convenient Boston Back Bay campus, or at our satellite location in Taunton, Massachusetts

  • Duration: 16 terms 
  • Term Length: 8 weeks 
  • Program Length: 4 years
  • Start Dates:  
    • Spring 2019 Term 1: Monday, January 14, 2019
    • Spring 2019 Term 2: Monday, March 18, 2019
    • Summer 2019 Term 1: Monday, May 20, 2019
  • Application Deadline: Rolling Admissions 

Sample IT Project Management Degree Courses 

  • Managing IT Services 
  • Software Finance, Metrics and Cost Estimation 
  • Financial Accounting I 
  • Management Information Systems 
  • Systems Analysis & Design 
  • Operational Management 
  • Information Technology Management Capstone 
  • Information Technology Internship

To browse our 2018-19 Course Catalog with course descriptions, click here.

IT Project Management Program Mission 

The mission of the IT Project Management Program at Bay State College is to provide the highest-quality education in the IT field, centered on the development of critical thinking, business knowledge, and practical hardware and software skills, to empower our graduates to pursue successful and meaningful careers in the technology industry. 

IT Project Management Program Learning Outcomes 

  1. Develop students’ ability to use critical thinking and analytical skills to synthesize information from multiple sources and be able to make informed technology decisions. 
  2. Develop in students a set of ethical and legal standards when making managerial decisions in IT roles. 
  3. Develop students’ ability to use technology to create reports and gain presentation skills to communicate relevant information to internal and external stakeholders. 
  4. Provide students the opportunity to work in groups to define managerial problems, determine alternatives, and implement solutions. 
  5. Provide students with knowledge of the different types of economies in a changing global environment and how to react to opportunities in that world. 
  6. Provide students the opportunity to develop broad-based decision models and understand current business and technology trends. 

IT Project Management Degree Accreditation 

Bay State College is is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE, formerly NEASC).

The New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) accredits schools and colleges in the six New England states (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont). Membership in one of the six regional accrediting associations in the United States indicates that the school or college has been carefully evaluated and found to meet the standards agreed upon by qualified educators.

Bay State College is authorized to award the following degrees by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts: Associate in Science, Associate in Applied Science, Bachelor of Science.