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
      • BS in Analytics
    Associate's
      • Associate: Business Admin.
      • AASBA -Entrepreneurship
    Certificate
      • Executive Leader Graduate Certificate
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Columbia Southern University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Doctor of Business Administration
    Master's
      • MBA - Project Management
      • MS - Organizational Leadership
    Bachelor's
      • BSBA - Management
      • BSBA - Project Management
      • BS - Business Administration
      • BSBA - International Management
      • BS - Organizational Leadership
    Associate's
      • AS - Business
    Certificate
      • Graduate Certificate - Project Management
  • Online Programs Available
    3. Grand Canyon University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • DBA - Management
    Master's
      • MS in Leadership
      • 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
    4. Regent University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Doctor of Strategic Leadership (DSL)
      • Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership
    Master's
      • M.A. in Business & Design Management
      • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
      • M.A. in Organizational Leadership
    Bachelor's
      • B.S. in Business - General Management
      • B.S. in Management
      • B.A. in Leadership Studies
      • B.A. in Leadership Studies - Business
      • B.A. in Leadership Studies - Self-Designed
      • B.S. in Business
  • Online Programs Available
    5. 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
      • Business Administration, M.A. - Enterprise Agility
    Bachelor's
      • Org. Mgmt. in Enterprise Agility, B.S.
      • Nonprofit Management, B.S.
      • Org. Mgmt. in Christian Leadership, B.S.
      • Org. Mgmt. in Project Management, B.S.
      • B.S. Business: Entrepreneurship
      • B.S. Business: International Business
    Associate's
      • Nonprofit Management, A.S.
      • Business Administration, A.S.
  • Online Programs Available
    6. 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
    7. Walden University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MS in Project Management
      • Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Project Management
      • Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Entrepreneurship & Small Business
      • Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Leadership
      • Master of Business Administration (MBA) - General
      • Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Self-Designed
    Bachelor's
      • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Management
      • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Small Business Management
      • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - General
      • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Healthcare Management
  • Online Programs Available
    8. 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
  • Campus and Online Programs
    9. Full Sail University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • M.S. - Entertainment Business
    Bachelor's
      • B.S. - Music Business
      • B.S. - Sports Marketing and Media
  • Online Programs Available
    10. Liberty University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • DBA: Project Management
      • DBA: Strategic Management
      • DBA: Leadership
      • DBA: Non-Profit Leadership & Management
      • DSL: Strategic Leadership
    Master's
      • MS: Project Management
      • MBA: Project Management
      • MBA: Non-Profit Leadership & Management
      • MA: Executive Leadership
      • MBA: General (36-hour)
      • MBA: Leadership
    Associate's
      • AA: Business

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
  • Associate: Business Admin.
  • Executive Leader Graduate Certificate

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Columbia Southern University

  • Doctor of Business Administration
  • MBA - Project Management
  • BSBA - Management
  • AS - Business
  • Graduate Certificate - Project Management

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Grand Canyon University

  • DBA - Management
  • MS in Leadership
  • Bachelor: Applied Management

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Regent University

  • Doctor of Strategic Leadership (DSL)
  • M.A. in Business & Design Management
  • B.S. in Business - General Management

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Colorado Christian University

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

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Colorado State University Global

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

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Walden University

  • MS in Project Management
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Project Management
  • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Management
  • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Small Business Management

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Herzing University

  • MBA
  • B.S. - Business Management With No Concentration
  • Associate of Science - Business Management

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