project management

technical diploma
business management and Administration Cluster Icon

why choose project management?

  • perfect career for those who love to plan projects and manage the details to make them successful.
  • project management skills are highly valued in any type of organization, in any industry.
  • grow your teamwork and communication skills into a rewarding career.
everyone practices project management to some degree, but, in business, project management is an art, a specialized skill set, and a rewarding career.

program locations

adams campus
401 north main street
adams, wi 53910

marshfield campus
2600 west 5th street
marshfield, wi 54449

stevens point campus
1001 centerpoint drive
stevens point, wi 54481

wisconsin rapids campus
500 32nd street north
wisconsin rapids, wisconsin 54494


what you'll learn

mid-state’s project management program prepares students to successfully lead a project toward completion. graduates are prepared to lead both teams and individuals toward a common goal and effectively use problem solving, budgeting, technology and math skills, and effective communication.

through hands-on projects, you will learn how to manage and develop teams while practicing problem-solving analysis to effectively lead teams toward goal or project completion.

estimated entire program cost

cost based on the 2020/2021 academic calendar year.

  • Tuition & Fees: $3,569.52
  • books: $1,317.25
  • supplies, uniforms, and/or exams: $0.00
  • total estimated cost: $4,886.77

financial aid eligibility

this program is eligible for full financial aid.

term: 1
catalog# title credits
10102121 finance and budgeting 3.00
10196189 Team Building & Problem Solving 3.00
10103106 microsoft office-introduction 3.00
10801136 english composition i 3.00
(12 credits)
term: 2
catalog# title credits
10196192 managing for quality 3.00
10196188 project management 3.00
10804107 college mathematics 3.00
10801198 speech 3.00
(12 credits)
(24 credits)


brian bartel, bs, ms, edd

dr. bartel received his doctorate from the university of wisconsin–stout. his professional experience includes twenty plus years working within the financial, investment, and insurance industries in a variety of managerial roles and for a number of well-known and local companies, including sentry insurance, thrivent financial, and american express.

“learning is a life-long journey—investing in yourself will be, by far, the best investment you may ever make!”


  • project manager
  • implementation manager
  • project leader

“the real-life situations prepared me for the business world, and the staff took the time to guide me to my dream career.”

tim mitchell

choose your path

career pathways help you take your education one step at a time to maximize your investment and make college fit your life. earn a credential and start using it in the workforce. continue with another stack of related courses to gain a more advanced diploma or degree.

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