UMPI BABA Project Management Degree Plan

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BABA Project Management Degree Plan[edit]

Here is a BABA Project Management Degree plan for the University of Maine at Presque Isle (UMPI) as of approximately October of 2023. Please make sure that the suggestions are still valid before beginning to follow this plan.

Credit to DegreeForum members ss20ts, ashkir, and others for making it possible to plan alt credits for degrees at UMPI.

Special Note About The Project Management Degree[edit]

This degree contains all the MIS minor requirements. For students that attend the brick and mortar school, both MIS and Project Management is listed on the transcript.

For YourPace students, your transcript should say the following:

Degree: Bachelor of Arts

Plan: Business Administration Major

Sub-Plan: Project Management and Information Systems Concentration

Alt Courses[edit]

The alternative credit courses were handpicked using experience from previous students regarding which courses will be the easiest and quickest to take. In places with multiple courses listed, the first course is assumed to be the fastest/easiest to complete. Sophia is mostly used since it's the fastest/cheapest of the alternative providers for most courses. 30 credits worth of courses must be completed at UMPI.

Tips on Order in Which to Complete Courses[edit]

Start with Unfortunately, Sophia only allows two courses to be open at one time, so only complete one course at a time that has touchstones (written assignments). Once done with Sophia, move on to

Source of Credit[edit]

This degree plan was made using the following sources to map out all the alternative credits:

General Education Curriculum Requirements[edit]

There are a total of 40 credits worth of General Education Requirements.

Please refer to the UMPI GE Requirements Roadmap for details and suggestions on courses that will fulfill this requirement.

Business Administration Major (Most UL must be taken at UMPI)[edit]

Course Competency

Units Value



Course Name UMPI Credit
BUS 101: Introduction to Business 3 Sophia Introduction to Business 3
BUS 150: Introduction to Financial Accounting 3 Sophia Accounting 3
BUS 200: Intermediate Business Computing 3
BUS 220: Managerial Accounting 3 Accounting 301: Applied Managerial Accounting 3
BUS 244: Management Information Systems 3 Business 303: Management Information Systems 3
BUS 325: Financial Management 3 Note: Sophia or won't transfer to 325: Financial Management so you must take this courses at UMPI.
BUS 353: Legal & Ethical Environment of Business 3 Sophia Business Ethics 3
BUS 440: Business Analytics 3 Coursera IBM 0018: Data Analyst Professional Certificate ** transfers in as 3 credits BUS 440, and 9 credits BUS 1XX (business electives) 3
BUS 469: Strategic Professional Communication 3
ECO 207: Macro & Micro Economics 3 Sophia Take both Macoeconomics & Microeconomics 3
MAT 140: Mathematics for Business Business 110: Business Math (Duplicate)
PCJ 215: Business Communication 3 Sophia or

Business Communication (Duplicate) or

Communications 120: Presentation Skills in the Workplace (Duplicate)

Totals 33 21

Project Management Concentration (Most UL must be taken at UMPI)[edit]

Course Competency

Units Value



Course Name UMPI Credit
BUS 141: Introduction to Project Management with Microsoft Projects 3 Sophia Project Management 3
BUS 240: Change Management 3 Business 304: Leading Organizational Change 3
BUS 343: Project Risk & Cost Management 3
BUS 345: Database Management Systems 3 Coursera IBM 0022: IBM Data Analysis and Visualization Foundation Specialization Certificate ** transfers in as: 3 credits BUS 345, 3 credits BUS3XX, and 3 credits BUS 1xx (business electives)(/small> 3
BUS 359: IT Project Management 3
BUS 400: Project Management Applications 3 Coursera GOOG 0003: Google Project Management Professional Certificate ** transfers in as: 3 credits BUS 400, 3 credits BUS 3XX, and 3 Credits BUS 1XX (business electives) 3
BUS 415: Operations Management 3 Business 312: Advanced Operations Management 3
BUS 245: Programming for Managers 3 Coursera GOOG 0004: Google Data Analytics Certificate ** transfers in as: 3 credits for BUS 245 and 6 credits for COS 1XX (business elective) 3
BUS 401: Advanced Project Management Applications II 3
Totals 27 18

General Electives[edit]

Course Competency

Units Value



Course Name UMPI Credit
Whatever you want 20 Sophia Whatever you want

** If you took both Macro/Micro Econ, you only need 21 more total free electives

Note: You can take some Sophia 1cr courses to hit required credits exactly

Total 20 23

Total Transfer Credit[edit]

Course Competency

Units Value



Course Name UMPI


(Max 90cr)

General Education Requirements 40 40
Business Administration Major 33 21
Project Management Concentration 27 18
General Electives 20 23
Total 120 102

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