Transfer Your Defense Acquisition University Credits Toward a Master's Degree

Master of Science in Management with Project Management Specialization with Transfer Credits from Defense Acquisition University

If you have graduated from Defense Acquisition University with a Program Management Level III certification, you may be eligible to transfer 9 graduate credits toward a Master of Science in Management with a specialization in Project Management at University of Maryland University College.

To participate in this partnership program, you must have completed the Program Management Level III certification from DAU. All coursework for the degree, including courses taken at DAU, must be completed within a five-year window. You must submit official transcripts from DAU for review, along with the transfer credit evaluation request form to see if you meet the eligibility requirements.

After completing certain master's degrees, you can earn your Master of Business Administration by completing just three additional courses.


After UMUC has received the official transcripts from DAU and eligibility requirements have been met, you can receive credit for classes toward the degree in the Master of Science in Management with a specialization in Project Management.

You can receive credit for the following classes:

  • PMAN 634 Foundations of Project Management (3)
  • PMAN 638 Project Communications Management (3)
  • PMAN 641 Project Procurement Management (3)

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