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. Pepperdine University Graduate School of Education and Psychology

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Masters in Management and Leadership
      • Masters in Business Administration
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Florida Tech

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA/Management
      • MBA/Project Management
      • MBA
      • MA in Organizational Leadership
      • MBA/Healthcare Management
    Bachelor's
      • BA in Business Administration/Management
      • BA in Management
    Associate's
      • AA in Management
      • AA in Business Administration
  • Online Programs Available
    3. Colorado Christian University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Organizational Leadership, MOL
      • Business Administration, MBA - Advanced Accounting
      • Business Administration, MBA - Health Care Administration
      • Business Administration, MBA - Leadership
      • Business Administration, MBA - Project Management
      • Business Administration, M.A. - Enterprise Agility
    Bachelor's
      • Organizational Management in Enterprise Agility, B.S.
      • Nonprofit Management, B.S.
      • Organizational Management in Christian Leadership, B.S.
      • Org. Mgmt. in Project Management, B.S.
      • Business, B.S. - Entrepreneurship
      • Business, B.S. - International Business
    Associate's
      • Nonprofit Management, A.S.
  • Online Programs Available
    4. Bryant & Stratton College

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • General Management (GM) - BBA
      • BA - General Management
    Associate's
      • AS - Business
      • AS - Accounting
    Certificate
      • Business Assistant Diploma
      • Business - AAS
      • Business Assistant - Diploma
      • Office Administrative Assistant Diploma
      • Office Administrative Assistant - Diploma
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Post University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • B.S. in Management
      • B.S. in Business Administration
    Associate's
      • A.S. in Management
  • Online Programs Available
    6. Purdue University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA: Project Management
      • Master: Management/Project Mgmt
      • M.S. in Management
      • Master of Professional Studies
      • Master : Business Admin
      • MSM in Leadership
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Science in Organizational Management
      • BSOM - Decision Management
      • BSOM - Management
      • BSOM - Project Management
      • BSBA in Management
      • BBA: Project Management
    Associate's
      • Associate of Applied Science in Small Group Management
      • Associate: Business Admin.
      • AASBA -Entrepreneurship
      • AASBA in Small Business Management
      • AS Professional Studies
      • AASBA in Food/Hotel Management
    Certificate
      • Professional Focus + Google Project Management Certificate
      • Executive Leader Graduate Certificate
  • Online Programs Available
    7. Herzing University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA
      • MBA Dual Concentration: HR & Project Mgmt.
      • MBA Dual Concentration: BS Mgmt. & HR
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Business Mgmt & Project Mgmt.
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Project/Technology Management
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Project Management and Public Safety Leadership
    Bachelor's
      • BSPM- Bachelor of Science in Project Management
      • B.S. - Business Management With No Concentration
    Associate's
      • Associate of Science - Business Management
      • Associate of Science - Business Studies
    Certificate
      • PMCPM- Post Master's Certificate in Project Management
  • Online Programs Available
    8. Grand Canyon University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership: Organizational Development - Qualitative Research
      • Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership: Organizational Development - Quantitative Research
      • Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership: Health Care Administration (Qualitative Research)
      • Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership: Health Care Administration (Quantitative Research)
    Master's
      • M.B.A. with an Emphasis in Project Management
      • MBA and MS in Leadership (Dual Degree)
      • MBA: Leadership
      • MBA
      • Master of Science in Business Analytics
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor: Applied Management
      • Bachelor: Business Admin
      • Bachelor of Science in Business for Secondary Education
      • B.S. in Applied Entrepreneurship
      • Bachelor: Entrepreneurial Studies
      • Bachelor of Science in Applied Business Analytics
  • Online Programs Available
    9. Liberty University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • DSL: Strategic Leadership
      • Doctor of Business Administration: Accounting
      • Doctor of Business Administration: Executive Coaching
      • Doctor of Business Administration: Finance
      • Doctor of Business Administration: Healthcare Management
      • Doctor of Business Administration: Human Resources
    Master's
      • MBA: Strategic Management
      • MS: Project Management
      • MBA: Project Management
      • MS: Engineering Management: Project Management
      • MBA: Non-Profit Leadership & Management
      • MA: Executive Leadership
    Bachelor's
      • BS: Business Administration
      • BS: Business Administration: Automotive Dealership Management
      • BS: Business Administration: Communications
      • BS: Business Administration: Data Analytics
      • BS: Business Administration: Digital Marketing and Advertising
      • BS: Business Administration: Economics
    Associate's
      • AA: Business
    Certificate
      • CTG: Strategic Leadership
      • CTG: Business Administration
  • Online Programs Available
    10. 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
      • MPA - Management
      • MBA - Management of Virtual Organizations
    Certificate
      • Education Specialist - Organizational Leadership

Featured Schools

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

Pepperdine University Graduate School of Education and Psychology

  • Masters in Management and Leadership
  • Masters in Business Administration

What is your highest level of education completed?

Florida Tech

  • MBA/Management
  • BA in Business Administration/Management
  • AA in Management

What is your highest level of education completed?

Colorado Christian University

  • Organizational Leadership, MOL
  • Organizational Management in Enterprise Agility, B.S.
  • Nonprofit Management, A.S.

What is your highest level of education completed?

Bryant & Stratton College

  • General Management (GM) - BBA
  • AS - Business
  • Business Assistant Diploma

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Post University

  • B.S. in Management
  • B.S. in Business Administration
  • A.S. in Management

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Purdue University Global

  • MBA: Project Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Organizational Management
  • Associate of Applied Science in Small Group Management
  • Professional Focus + Google Project Management Certificate

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Herzing University

  • MBA
  • BSPM- Bachelor of Science in Project Management
  • Associate of Science - Business Management
  • PMCPM- Post Master's Certificate in Project Management

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Grand Canyon University

  • Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership: Organizational Development - Qualitative Research
  • M.B.A. with an Emphasis in Project Management
  • Bachelor: Applied Management

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