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Be Business Ready.

Leverage the knowledge of science, math, and empirically driven decision-making skills to achieve success in business.

The Master of Science in Management Studies offered by the Broad College of Business will give students with non-business degrees a solid foundation in the knowledge and skills needed for future career success in industry. It is ideal for STEM graduates seeking improved competitiveness in a workplace demanding more from its employees in reaching its business goals.

Summer Residency + Online

30 Credits
Foundational Business Curriculum

12 Months
Time to Complete

Innovative Format & Curriculum

The M.S. in Management Studies program’s hybrid format will allow students to “learn while doing” on the job. Students take 14 credit hours on campus during a 10-week summer residency to start the program, and finish the remaining 16 credit hours online over fall and spring semesters while working full time. Thus, the 30-credit-hour program is completed in just 12 months.

Essential business knowledge and skill sets are represented in accounting, finance, marketing, supply chain, and management. The program also features courses in teamwork and leadership, persuasive communication, analytics for decision-making, and project management principles.


Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition is set at $1,300 per credit hour, with 30 credits required for the program.

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Dive Deeper

Admission to the M.S. in Management Studies is selective. An applicant’s overall record is considered, including a statement of objectives, recommendations, academic transcripts and other documentation.

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Meeting at the crossroads between undergraduate degree completion and career, the program combines classroom and online learning with work experience, providing a unique on-the-job platform directed at early career professionals in collaboration with the employing organization.

The program is a lock-step cohort format, with each entry class beginning in summer with the on-campus residency and continuing online through fall and spring with a culminating capstone project that brings together the various business topics into a comprehensive framework that can be applied in the company environment.

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For additional details on the Broad Master of Science in Management Studies program at MSU, complete our brief request form. We look forward to connecting.