Careers and Outcomes
According to the Project Management Institute, employment of project managers in the U.S. is expected to grow 12% from 2010 to 2020.
Employment growth will be driven by specific industries, such as construction, manufacturing, finance and insurance, business services, utilities, oil and gas and information technology. Graduates of the project management program at Elmhurst will be equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to work in a wide variety of settings.
Career opportunities in project management include, but are not limited to:
- Director of Project Management
- Senior Project Manager
- Construction Manager
- Project Manager
- Project Leader
- Program Manager
- Project Coordinator
- Project Executive
The U.S. Department of Labor classifies project management within a broader management occupation associated with a specific industry or function.