Online Master of Management Program 



The online Management Master’s Degree (MM) allows you to expand your knowledge and skills base in the area of management. The program will help you develop a well-rounded portfolio of management knowledge, skills, and abilities, along with a holistic view of an organization.

Program specializations include Advance Incident and Consequence Management; Advanced Security Management; Criminal Justice Management; E-Marketing; Healthcare Administration; Higher Education Administration; Higher Education Teaching and Learning; HR Management; IT Management; Operations and Configuration Management; Project and Process Management, and Strategic Security Management.

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Accelerated Online Master of Management Degree

Designed for busy professionals who want a faster path to career advancement, the accelerated online Management Master’s Degree program can be completed in as few as 12 months. It offers a unique cohort experience that can save you time and money. It eliminates extraneous electives and a thesis and focuses on meaningful assignments that are immediately relevant to your career path or employment. Using multiple methods of instruction and open-source materials, your program will rely on scaffolding and high-impact assessments such as exams, case studies, and projects. Upon completion of your degree, you will have built a digital career portfolio that will highlight your knowledge and expertise.

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Online Master of Management Overview

The online Management program provides you with the management skills and knowledge to manage teams in almost any setting.

Graduates of the MM program will:

  • Be able to evaluate concepts in the principal areas of business to develop operational business policies.
  • Be able to use current business technologies in support of organizational sustainability.
  • Be able to demonstrate the leadership skills required to achieve a multi-dimensional business strategy.
  • Be able to evaluate an appropriate code of ethics for a global business environment.
  • Be able to proficiently communicate across diverse stakeholder groups.
  • Be able to productively collaborate with diverse stakeholder groups.

Online Master of Management Courses and Curriculum

The online Master of Management program consists of 10 courses and 45 credit hours. There are core courses as well as electives.

Management core courses include Introduction to Leadership and Quality; Accounting and Finance for Managers; Marketing and Sales Management; Managing Human Resources; International Management, and Strategy and Policy.

Master’s Major Core

31.5 credit hours


13.5 credit hours

Course availability is subject to minimum class size requirements.

Online Master of Management Specializations

The online Management program offers specializations, which are groupings of electives that focus on particular interests and career paths. Management specialties include:

  • Advanced Incident and Consequence Management
  • Advanced Security Management
  • Criminal Justice Management
  • E-Marketing
  • Health Care Administration
  • Higher Education Administration
  • Higher Education Teaching and Learning
  • Human Resource Management
  • Information Technology Management
  • Operations and Configuration Management
  • Project and Process Management
  • Strategic Security Management


Online Master of Management Thesis Options

The thesis is an essential component of master’s-level coursework. It represents an opportunity for you to examine a management topic, become an expert, and then contribute to that topic. You may earn the degree with or without a thesis.

  • Nonthesis option: You must satisfy all preparatory requirements and complete 31.5 hours of master’s-level core courses and 13.5 hours of electives.
  • Thesis option: You complete 31.5 hours of master’s-level core courses, 4.5 hours of electives, and 9 hours of thesis.

Both thesis and nonthesis paths require a comprehensive assessment through the Strategy and Policy course. Here, you will learn to view business challenges from the perspective of senior-level management in order to develop, implement, and assess strategic planning options. You will also learn to develop creative responses to challenges and opportunities that your organization may face.

Prerequisite Requirements for the Online Master of Management

In order to qualify for the online Master of Management program, you must be proficient in the use of computers and application software. You can discuss your proficiency levels with admission advisors before you start the program.

Online Master of Management Tuition and Fees

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Online Master of Management Career Outcomes

The online Master of Management program gives you the background you need to take on leadership roles in any industry. Through coursework, you develop an understanding of business leadership, corporate responsibility, and communications.

  • Sales team manager
  • Production supervisor
  • Business manager
  • Facilities manager
  • General manager
  • Customer service manager
  • Customer engagement manager
  • Operations manager
  • Project supervisor
  • Human resources manager
  • Marketing director
  • Training manager
  • Management consultant
  • District manager

Who Is a Good Candidate for the Online Master of Management Program?

  • Entry-level business professionals: The Master of Management program is a great fit if you’re a professional who wants to move up to a mid-level management role.
  • Current business professional, manager or supervisor: The Master of Management is a perfect fit if you’re a mid-level professional who wants the graduate degree along with the knowledge and skills needed to both innovate and advance your operations to the next level, utilizing contemporary team-building, multi-communication platforms, and problem-solving techniques.

Course Listing

MT6255     Introduction to Leadership and Quality (Must be completed during the first term and prior to completing the other master’s courses)

FN6200     Accounting and Finance for Managers

MG6200     Marketing and Sales Management

MT6300     Managing Human Resources

MT6580     International Management

MT6651     Strategy and Policy

LAXXXX Select the following:

LA6570      Human Resource Law 


MM ELECTIVES (13.5 Credits)

Each student will work with his/her adviser to select 13.5 hours of elective credit that best match their professional interests. These electives can be selected from any master’s courses not included in the MM core courses, provided that the student meets any individual course prerequisites.

Students who select the thesis option must complete the following courses in place of the program electives:

MT6805     Master’s Thesis I

MT6810     Master’s Thesis II


MT6100     Research Methods

Specialty Courses

CJ6250     Management of Critical Incidents

PRO605     Advanced Consequence Management

SEC537     Crisis Negotiation

PRO605     Advanced Consequence Management

SEC505     Advanced Strategies and Crisis Preparedness

SEC530     Evidence and Crime Scene Management

CJ6100     Law and Public Policy (in place of the LA Core course)

CJ6200     Management Topics in Criminal Justice

CJ6250     Management of Critical Incidents

CJ6300     Criminal Justice Planning and Innovation

MG6600     Internet Marketing

MG6610     E-Commerce

MG6620     Social Media Marketing

HA6500     Fiscal and Regulatory Issues in Health Services

HA6510     Global Issues in Healthcare

HA6520     Healthcare Administration and Policy Seminar

ED6302     Foundations of Campus Operations

ED6303     Foundations of Enrollment Management

ED6368     Higher Education Analytics

HE6250     Student Retention and Learner Services

HE6300     Curriculum Design, Development, and Assessment

HE6301     Foundations of Teaching and Learning

Choose Three of the Below:


LA6570     Human Resource Law

MT6310     Training and Development in Human Resource Management

MT6320     Employee Evaluation and Compensation

MT6350     Strategic Human Resource Management

Choose Three of the Below:


CI6600     Computer Security

CI6605     Risk Assessment and Analysis

CI6610     Critical Infrastructure Control System Security

CI6615     Computer Forensics and Incident Handling

MT6611     Enterprise Process Management

MT6612     Optimize Enterprise Operations

MT6613     Operations and Supply Chain Management

MT6619     Project Management Essentials

MT6621     Intermediate Project Management

MT6622     Advanced Project Management

DSS720DC     Strategic Security Information Literacy

DSS750DC     Briefings, De-briefings and Presentations

DSS760DC     Advanced Leadership and Management

Course availability is subject to minimum class size requirements.