M.S. Management

CSU-Global’s accredited online master’s degree in management is designed to provide you with a practical knowledge of the field. The program consists of 8 three-credit core courses as part of a full 36-credit master’s degree. (Some M.S. in Management students may be required to take RES500 as part of their program if they do not have previous experience in accounting, finance, or business statistics. In this case, the degree program is 39 credits.) 

Recommended order of courses for the M.S. in Management program:

Note: This order of courses is based on the Spring 2017 catalog.  If you started this program prior to the Spring 2017 trimester, you may have a different list of required classes.  Please refer to a previous academic catalog to view your required courses.

Practitioner Track:

  • RES500* - Fundamentals of Quantitative Analysis *(Not required for all students)
  • MGT500 - Organizational Behavior
  • ECN500 - Global Economics
  • ACT500* - Managerial Accounting *students with a background in accounting may substitute HRM515
  • FIN500 - Principles of Finance
  • MGT545 - Strategic Planning and Innovation (Note: Students cannot receive credit for both MGT510 and MGT545)
  • MGT550 - Systems Design
  • 12 Specialization Credits
  • MGT576 - Qualitative and Quantitative Analyses and Decision Making
  • MGT579 - Capstone - Management  (Prerequisite: All core and specialization courses)
  • MGT595* - Management Internship *Optional Course

Research Track:

  • RES500* - Fundamentals of Quantitative Analysis *(Not required for all students)
  • MGT500 - Organizational Behavior
  • ECN500 - Global Economics
  • ACT500* - Managerial Accounting *students with a background in accounting may substitute HRM515
  • FIN500 - Principles of Finance
  • MGT545 - Strategic Planning and Innovation (Note: Students cannot receive credit for both MGT510 and MGT545)
  • MGT550 - Systems Design
  • 12 Specialization Credits
  • MGT575 - Critical Evaluation of Research and Theory
  • MGT581 - Management: Strategy and Execution (Prerequisite: All core and specialization courses)
  • MGT595* - Management Internship *Optional Course

You can access  copy of the sample syllabus for each of these courses through the booklist. Just click on the course code in the left hand column. For course descriptions, please visit the current academic catalog.

Students enrolled iin the M.S. Management program may be eligible for the Dual Degree option.