There are schools offering project management certificates in Pennsylvania!
Schools Offering Project Management Programs in Pennsylvania
The only accredited Project Management school in Pennsylvania is Lehigh University, which is located in Bethlehem. In 2010, Lehigh University was ranked 59th nationwide. In 2010, 12 students graduated from Lehigh University's Project Management programs.
The tuition rate for students taking Project Management courses at Lehigh University was $39,780 per year.
A Project Management degree from a Pennsylvania school... what next?
A majority of Pennsylvania Project Management graduates become a project manager. Pennsylvania had 7,560 project managers in 2010. The largest populations of Pennsylvania project managers are working in the following counties:
- Bucks County - 3,410 project managers
- Allegheny County - 1,730 project managers
- Warren County - 590 project managers
The government projects that, by 2018, the number of project managers in the state of Pennsylvania will grow to 16,100. This would require a 3% growth in the profession.
On average, a project manager earns a salary of $102,000 per year in Pennsylvania state. But, in 2010, some Pennsylvania project managers earned as little as less than $17,150 per year or as much as more than $155,500 per year. The following counties in Pennsylvania have the highest average salaries for project managers:
- Warren County - $110,940 per year
- Adams County - $109,410 per year
- York County - $107,720 per year
The Pennsylvania counties with the lowest average salary for project managers are:
- Bedford County - $54,700 per year
- Lancaster County - $67,280 per year
- Lycoming County - $70,070 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional project management statistics regarding a career in Project Management. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as business administration or project management.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Master's Degree in Project Management in Pennsylvania
Curious what studying Project Management gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Pennsylvania
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers||15,880||$64,630||-7.1%|
|Managers, All Other||7,560||$102,000||-49.3%|
|Architectural and Engineering Managers||5,960||$121,460||-16.1%|
|Architects, Except Landscape and Naval||3,270||$79,790||-15.7%|
|Social Science Research Assistants||110||$45,870||-77.6%|
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