Online Master’s Degrees in Management
Upon completion of the program, students may either seek employment or continue their education by enrolling in a doctoral degree program. Master’s-level graduates may seek employment in healthcare, human resources, information technology, retail management, and finance.
- Prerequisite: Bachelor’s Degree
- Program Length: One to two years to complete
- Post-Grad Options: Employment or Doctoral Program
- Projected Employment Growth: 5% (2010-2020)*
The curriculum for master’s-level management degree programs may include some specialized electives along with major coursework. These classes may teach students how to function in upper-level or executive positions by mastering managerial key competencies. Students may choose to specialize in a particular area of management, including healthcare administration, information technology, and organizational leadership. Core management classes may include the following:
- Effective Organizations
- Business Ethics
- Managerial Accounting
- Strategic Planning and Innovation
- Management Strategy and Innovation
- Fundamentals of Quantitative Analysis
- Global Economics
Master’-level graduates may gain employment in a number of industries, including retail, manufacturing, marketing, accounting, and finance. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, top executive employment is projected to increase by 5% from 2010-2020.*
Possible careers include:
- Marketing Manager
- Corporate Executive
- Human Resources Manager
- Financial Manager
- Administration Services Manager
Students who successfully complete a master’s degree may wish to further their education by enrolling in a doctorate degree program. A doctoral degree in management may allow students to perform research in order to develop innovative global management strategies. Employers may require individuals to hold a bachelor’s degree for many managerial positions; however, some managerial positions may not require a formal degree.
*U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook
- MS Management - Healthcare
- MS Management
- MS Organizational Leadership
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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education. Eligible students can receive college credit for prior military experience and coursework—up to 75 percent of the credit needed for a Kaplan University undergraduate degree.*
- MS in Management
- MS in Management - Organizational Design and Development
- MBA - Project Management
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For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals. Our student-centered approach remains at the foundation of the Keiser University mission and continues to attract students who prefer a more personal learning experience.
- Master in Business Administration - Management
- Master of Science in Organizational Leadership