Earned Value Definitions
Budgeted Cost for Work Scheduled (BCWS)

What is Budgeted Cost for Work Scheduled (BCWS)? Earned Value Management explained.


Budgeted Cost for Work Scheduled (BCWS), also known as Planned Value (PV), represents the planned budgeted cost for the work scheduled to be performed up to a specific point in time. It indicates the value of the work that was planned to be accomplished. BCWS is used for measuring schedule performance.

Calculation: BCWS = Planned % Complete * BAC

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