109 Online Degree Programs Available in Project & Operations Management

All About an Online Project Management Degree

If you like planning and are a take-charge kind of person, you may want to consider earning an online project management degree. Operations managers keep a business or organization running on a day-to-day level. They are involved in planning the use of material resources and the roles of employees. They... work with various departments on matters of matters such as finance, human resources and purchasing.i Operations research analysts identify problems in areas such as logistics, sales and production, and work with management on solutions.ii

What Could You Earn?

  • • Operations manager: $114,850iii
  • • Operations research analyst: $70,960iv

What Are the Qualifications?

An operations manager needs to earn at least an associate’s degree or bachelor’s degree.v To become an operations research analyst, you need to earn a bachelor’s degree to start. Some businesses may require a master’s degree for employees who wish to advance beyond an entry-level position.vi

Your course load may include classes in statistics, physics, algebra, computer science and engineering.vii

Skills you may develop as you work towards a project management degree include analytical skills, critical thinking, monitoring and assessing performance, complex problem-solving and decision-making.

 
[i]http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/11-1021.00 [ii]http://www.bls.gov/ooh/math/operations-research-analysts.htm#tab-2 [iii]http://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes111021.htm#nat [iv]http://www.bls.gov/ooh/math/operations-research-analysts.htm#tab-5 [v]http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/11-1021.00 [vi]http://www.bls.gov/ooh/math/operations-research-analysts.htm#tab-4 [vii]http://www.bls.gov/ooh/math/operations-research-analysts.htm#tab-4

 

 

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