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. Purdue University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA: Project Management
      • Master: Management/Project Mgmt
      • M.S. in Management
      • Master : Business Admin
      • MSM in Leadership
      • MSM in Organizational Design and Development
    Bachelor's
      • BSBA in Management
      • BBA: Project Management
      • Bachelor of Business Admin
      • BSBA - Investment
    Certificate
      • Executive Leader Graduate Certificate
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Regent University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Doctor of Strategic Leadership
      • Doctor of Strategic Leadership - Individualized Studies
      • Doctor of Strategic Leadership - Leadership Coaching
      • Doctor of Strategic Leadership - Servant Leadership
      • Doctor of Strategic Leadership - Strategic Foresight
      • Doctor of Strategic Leadership - Strategic Leadership
    Master's
      • Master of Business Administration - General Management
      • Master of Business Administration - Innovation Management
      • M.A. in Business & Design Management
      • Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership - Not-for-Profit Management
      • Master of Business Administration - Entrepreneurship
      • Master of Business Administration - Leadership
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Applied Science in Management and Leadership
      • Bachelor of Science in Business - General Management
      • B.S. in Management
      • Bachelor of Arts in Leadership Studies
      • Bachelor of Arts in Leadership Studies - Business
      • Bachelor of Arts in Leadership Studies - Self-Designed
  • Online Programs Available
    3. Colorado Christian University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Organizational Leadership, MOL
      • Business Administration, MBA - Emphasis in Advanced Accounting
      • Business Administration, MBA - Emphasis in Health Care Administration
      • Business Administration, MBA - Emphasis in Leadership
      • Business Administration, MBA - Emphasis in Project Management
    Bachelor's
      • Nonprofit Management, B.S.
      • Org. Mgmt. in Christian Leadership, B.S.
      • Org. Mgmt. in Project Management, B.S.
      • Business Administration, B.S.
      • Business Administration, B.S. - Emphasis in International Business
    Associate's
      • Nonprofit Management, A.S.
      • Business Administration, A.S.
  • Online Programs Available
    4. 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
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Post University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • B.S. in Management
      • B.S. in Business Administration
      • B.S. in Management / International Management
    Associate's
      • A.S. in Management
  • Online Programs Available
    6. Biola University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • Online BS in Business Management
  • Online Programs Available
    7. New England College

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • BA in Business Administration/Management
      • BA in Business Administration/Project Management
      • BA in Business Administration
      • BA in Business Administration/Business Analytics
      • BA in Business Administration/E-Commerce and Digital Marketing
      • BA in Business Administration/Strategic Sales Management
    Associate's
      • AA in Business Administration
  • Online Programs Available
    8. American University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science in Agile Project Management
      • Master of Science in Measurement and Evaluation
  • Online Programs Available
    9. Keiser University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Business Administration - Management (Spanish)
    Associate's
      • Associate of Arts - Accounting
  • Online Programs Available
    10. 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
      • B.S. - Business Management With No Concentration
    Associate's
      • Associate of Science - Business Management
      • Associate of Science - Business Studies

Featured Schools

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

Purdue University Global

  • MBA: Project Management
  • BSBA in Management
  • Executive Leader Graduate Certificate

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Regent University

  • Doctor of Strategic Leadership
  • Master of Business Administration - General Management
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Management and Leadership

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Colorado Christian University

  • Organizational Leadership, MOL
  • Nonprofit Management, B.S.
  • Nonprofit Management, A.S.

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Northcentral University

  • PhD in Business Admin - Organizational Leadership
  • PhD in Business Admin - Management
  • Doctor of Business Admin - Organizational Leadership

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Post University

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

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Biola University

  • Online BS in Business Management

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New England College

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

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American University

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

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