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    Oct 01, 2020  
American University Catalog 2017-2018 
American University Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Management (MS)

Offered by the Kogod School of Business , the MS in Management is a flexible degree program that provides basic management knowledge and skills plus an ability to explore the field of management either more broadly across functional management disciplines or in more depth within a single discipline. This program is intended to be designed in advance for fixed groups of students, typically employees of institutional clients. Individualized programs consistent with the requirements below may be tailored to the interests and circumstances of particular groups of students. However, the courses composing each program must be approved by the Educational Policy Committee (EPC) and the Faculty of the Kogod School of Business.

Admission to the Program

Applicants must meet the minimum university requirements for graduate study. Applicants whose first language is not English must have a satisfactory score on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

Degree Requirements

  • 30 credit hours of approved graduate work including 15 credit hours of core courses, 12 credit hours of elective courses, and 3 credit hours for a capstone experience course

Course Requirements

Capstone Experience (3 credit hours)

  • 3 credit hours from approved capstone experience

Electives (12 credit hours)

  • 12 credit hours subject to approval by the KSB Office of Graduate Programs, and to successful completion of prerequisite requirements for individual courses, selected from the range of graduate business courses offered by the Kogod School of Business