Project Management Technology

Project Management Technology

Program Overview

Awards/Outcomes Credits Location
 Project Management Technology Assistant - A.A.S. Degree 60 cr. Rosemount
 Project Management Technology Assistant - Diploma 44 cr. Rosemount

Major Description

This program introduces students to fundamental knowledge and skills utilized in entry-level project management and administrative support positions. Students will be exposed to a variety of skills related to planning, organizing, implementing, leading and controlling the work of a project to meet the goals and objectives of the organization. The basics include all phases of the project management life cycle, project scope and planning, activity scheduling, cost and budgeting, quality principles, human resources and team leadership, formal and informal communications/documentation, risk planning and monitoring, and contracts and procurement. Students will use software tools such as MS Project, Word, Excel and Access.

Credit for Prior Learning (CPL)

This program offers Credit for Prior Learning (CPL). Seek credit for life experience to accelerate your progress toward a degree, diploma, or certificate. Visit the CPL page to learn more.

Project Management Technology Advisor & Instructors
Amy Eppen
Amy Eppen
Enrollment Advisor and Financial Aid Specialist
Charlotte Kodner
Charlotte Kodner
Candace Carlstrom
Candace Carlstrom
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Program Costs*

Project Management Technology
  Project Management Technology Assistant
A.A.S. Degree – 60 credits
Project Management Assistant
Diploma – 44 credits
Tuition $168.95/cr. $168.95/cr.
Fees $21.45/cr. $21.45/cr.
Textbooks N/A N/A
Supplies N/A N/A
Grand Total $11,424 $8,377.60

Put Your Tuition on Ice!

That's right. Tuition will remain the same for the next two years, making your degree even more affordable. Learn more about the tuition freeze.

Scholarship Opportunities

Each year, Dakota County Technical College and the DCTC Foundation make more than $200,000 in scholarships available to our students. Students are encouraged to create an account and apply for scholarships online.

Work-Study & Student Worker Positions

Students looking for ways to help finance their college education can find part-time jobs on campus with various DCTC departments and programs. Deliver your completed Work-Study Application to the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid and search for openings at College Central Network Services. For more information, you can review Work Study Procedure.

Financial Aid

Step 1: Apply now for financial aid. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
DCTC's Federal School Code: 010402

Step 2: After receiving an official award letter from DCTC, you may apply online for a Federal Stafford Student Loan. Visit the Loans page for more information.

Financial Aid Inforgraphic
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Project Management Technology

Work Environment

Project management practices have spread across multiple disciplines from technology to manufacturing, from real estate to construction, and from sales management to service. These administrative support opportunities are available in many career fields, including but not limited to business, marketing, urban and rural planning, healthcare, information technology, media and education.

Salary Data

Potential Job Titles

  • Project Management Associate
  • Executive Assistant
  • Project Management Support
  • Project Management Assistant Coordinator

Gainful Employment Reports

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Transfer Options

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Articulation Agreements

Articulation Agreements are formal agreements between two or more colleges and universities to accept credits in transfer toward a specific academic program. DCTC has articulation agreements in place for this program with the following schools:

Transfer To Degree Major Offered  
Sorry, there are no Articulation Agreements in place for this program.
Don't worry though, courses in this program may still transfer to other colleges or universities. Visit Transferology for fast and accurate course and transfer equivalency information.

Transfer Resources

TransferologyDo you want to see how your courses transfer to programs at participating colleges and universities? Add the coursework you've taken and use Transferology to find out how it might transfer to any of the participating schools in the Transferology network. Get an account and create a plan now!


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Transferring to DCTC?

Whether you're a veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces or an international student or transferring from high school or a four-year university, DCTC will help you through the process. Visit our Transfer Students page for more information.

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News & Events

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The Project Management Technology program at DCTC is active throughout the year and makes headlines in college publications. Read about student successes and the accomplishments of our accounting instructors.

Project Management Technology Events

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Clubs & Organizations

Project Management Technology

As a student in DCTC's Project Management program, you have many opportunities to make connections in the industry through your involvement in professional clubs and organizations.

Student Clubs and Organizations

DCTC features active, industry-relevant clubs for Accounting students right on campus. Getting involved in these clubs allows you to make the most of your college experience and gives you an edge when seeking employment. The following clubs are open to all Accounting students:

Business Professionals of America (BPA)
Business Professionals of America is the leading CTSO (Career Technical Student Organization) for students pursuing careers in accounting, business management, office administration, information technology and other related career fields.

Lions Club
Lions are an international network of 1.3 million people from over 200 countries who work together to answer the needs that challenge communities around the world. Students will be able to help determine the types of services the club will provide based on the needs of the campus and surrounding community.

SkillsUSA is a national non-profit organization for students in trade, industrial, technical, and health occupation programs in community and technical colleges. There are nearly 100 competitions through SkillsUSA that relate to programs of study at DCTC or leadership skills. Students who compete and take first place in Minnesota will advance to nationals. Participation is SkillsUSA is a great addition to your resume!

For a complete list of extra curricular opportunities at DCTC, visit our Campus Life page.