The University of Massachusetts Boston's Project Risk Management is a self-paced, online course that covers the following 6 steps of project risk management, as prescribed by the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®):
- Risk management planning
- Risk identification
- Qualitative risk analysis
- Quantitative risk analysis
- Risk response planning
- Risk control
The course consists of three modules. It is recommended that you complete the modules in the following order:
- Inputs to Project Risk Management
- Risk Management Planning and Risk Identification
- Risk Response Planning and Implementation
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RESIDENTS OF ALABAMA, ARKANSAS, MARYLAND, AND MINNESOTA:
The University of Massachusetts Boston is currently not accepting students for online study who reside in Alabama, Arkansas, Maryland, or Minnesota, due to regulations in those states. Please contact your state's Board of Education for details. Click here for information on distance education authorization in other states.
Registration is administered through College of Advancing and Professional Studies at UMass Boston. Payment is due upon registration. Please see Fee Schedule below.
|Type of Fee||Amount|
|Late Reg. Fee per semester*||$0|
|Returned Check Fee per semester**||$28|
|Total for course||
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*applicable when you register after deadline; non-refundable unless course has been cancelled
** applicable when checks returned unpaid
The University of Massachusetts is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).
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Each module contains:
- A video lecture
- Associated reading materials and
- A test to check your knowledge
The course materials will be available during the entire course and you may review and complete the tests at any time, at your own pace by the course end date.
It may take about 2-3 weeks or longer to review the materials and complete the tests, depending on your schedule.
When you successfully complete the three modules, you should be able to:
- Discover inputs to project risk management
- Plan for the process of risk management
- Identify risks
- Perform risk analysis
- Brainstorm risk responses and implement them