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 specialty areas 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.

Online Master of Management Overview

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

As a graduate, you’ll be ready to:

  • Demonstrate well-developed problem-solving skills including the ability to recognize problems; analyze uncertain situations; interpret and use data and evidence in drawing conclusions; and implement the best solution.
  • Integrate management and organizational principles, including human resources and marketing, to formulate sound decisions and predict likely outcomes.
  • Demonstrate leadership through effective communication and use of technology to achieve project and organizational goals.
  • Evaluate corporate social responsibility in the global business environment.
  • Demonstrate collaboration and team building.

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 Specialties

The online Management program offers specialties, 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 an MBA 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

Learn more about our graduate tuition schedule.

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


Choose One of the Below (Depending on Emphasis):

LA6100     Legal Environment for Global Organizations

LA6200     Legal and Regulatory Environment for Higher Education

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

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.