Free Online Project Management Courses from Top Universities

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Gain a free online education with courses on project management. Open University can provide you with a few possibilities, through courses on planning a project and learning how to implement it.
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Free Project Management Courses

Choose from these project management courses to better your understanding of this field. Areas of study include managing people and getting a project finished.

Open University

The project planning course at Open University is designed to teach students how to plan a project and achieve project goals. This introductory business course takes about eight hours to complete. The next business course centers around a focus of project implementation. The aim of the course is to teach students how to properly implement a complex project plan.

The project management course has an emphasis on managing people, while the intro to project management course focuses on preparing for a project. The project completion course presents lessons in effective project closure. Students will learn how to take a complex project from start to finish.

Each course can be completed in eight hours.

Free Online Project Management Courses At a Glance

Course & School Program Level Format Assignments Quizzes & Exams Downloadable
Planning a Project course from Open University Advanced Text No No Yes
Implementing the Project course from Open University Advanced Text No No Yes
Managing Projects Through People course from Open University Advanced Text No No Yes
Preparing a Project course from Open University Advanced Text No No Yes
Completing the Project course from Open University Advanced Text No No Yes

Popular Schools

  • Online Programs Available
    1. Kaplan University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA: Project Management
      • Master: Management/Project Mgmt
      • M.S. in Management
      • Master : Business Admin
      • MBA: Health Care Management
      • MSM in Leadership
    Bachelor's
      • BSBA in Management
      • BBA: Project Management
      • Bachelor of Business Admin
      • BSBA - Investment
    Associate's
      • Associate: Business Admin.
      • AASBA -Entrepreneurship
      • AASBA in Small Business Management
      • AASBA in Food/Hotel Management
      • Associate: Business Admin. - Office Mgmt
    Certificate
      • Executive Leader Graduate Certificate
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Northcentral University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • PhD in Business Admin - Organizational Leadership
      • PhD in Business Admin - Management
      • Doctor of Business Admin - Organizational Leadership
      • Doctor of Business Admin - General Business
      • PhD-TIM - IT Project Management
      • Doctor of Business Admin - Management
    Master's
      • Master of Business Admin - General Business
      • MS - Organizational Leadership: Project Management
      • MBA - Strategic Management
      • MSTIM - IT Project Management
      • MBA - Management
      • MBA - Project Management
    Certificate
      • Education Specialist - Organizational Leadership
  • Online Programs Available
    3. Colorado State University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Project Management
      • MS - Management
      • MS - Organizational Leadership
      • Master of International Management
    Bachelor's
      • BS - Project Management
      • BS - Business Management
      • BS - Organizational Leadership
    Certificate
      • Undergraduate Certificate - Project Management
  • Online Programs Available
    4. American University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science in Agile Project Management
      • Master of Science in Measurement and Evaluation
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Saint John's University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Business Administration: Interdisciplinary Business
  • Online Programs Available
    6. American InterContinental University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Business Admin: Management
      • Master of Business Admin: Operations Management
      • Master of Business Admin: Project Management
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Business Admin: Management
      • Bachelor of Business Administration - Generalist
      • Bachelor of Business Admin: Project Management
      • Bachelor of Business Admin: Operations Management
    Associate's
      • Associate of Arts in Business Administration
  • Online Programs Available
    7. Brenau University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science in Organizational Leadership-Management
      • Master of Science in Organizational Leadership-Project Management
      • Masters in Business Administration - Management
      • Masters in Business Administration - Project Management
      • Master of Science - Entrepreneurship
      • Master of Science in Organizational Leadership-Nonprofit Leadership
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor in Business Adminstration - Operations Management
      • Bachelor in Business Adminstration
      • Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership
    Certificate
      • Post Graduate Certificate - Management
      • Post Graduate Certificate - Project Management
      • Post Graduate Certificate - Nonprofit Leadership
      • Post Graduate Certificate - Business Analytics
      • Post Graduate Certificate - Strategic Thinking and Innovation
  • Online Programs Available
    8. Post University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • B.S. in Management
      • B.S. in Business Administration
      • B.S. in Management / International Management
  • Online Programs Available
    9. Johns Hopkins University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MA in Public Management
      • Master of Science in Government Analytics
      • Master of Science in Research Administration
  • Online Programs Available
    10. Saint Leo University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • BA: Business Administration - Project Management
      • BA: Business Administration - Management
      • BA: Business Administration - Logistics
      • BA: Business Administration - Marketing
      • BA: Business Administration - Technology Management
    Associate's
      • AA: Business Administration

Featured Schools

The schools and programs listed below are popular educational options, and tuition varies based on program and location

Kaplan University

  • MBA: Project Management
  • BSBA in Management
  • Associate: Business Admin.
  • Executive Leader Graduate Certificate

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Northcentral University

  • PhD in Business Admin - Organizational Leadership
  • Master of Business Admin - General Business
  • Education Specialist - Organizational Leadership

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Colorado State University Global

  • Master of Project Management
  • BS - Project Management
  • Undergraduate Certificate - Project Management

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American University

  • Master of Science in Agile Project Management
  • Master of Science in Measurement and Evaluation

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Saint John's University

  • Master of Business Administration: Interdisciplinary Business

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American InterContinental University

  • Master of Business Admin: Management
  • Bachelor of Business Admin: Management
  • Associate of Arts in Business Administration

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Brenau University

  • Master of Science in Organizational Leadership-Management
  • Bachelor in Business Adminstration - Operations Management
  • Post Graduate Certificate - Management

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Post University

  • B.S. in Management
  • B.S. in Business Administration
  • B.S. in Management / International Management

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