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Online MSML in Management

Lead Teams and Projects to Exceed Organizational Goals

The Online MSML with Management concentration is designed to teach you in-depth leadership skills and practical ways to manage teams, organizational change, and meeting organizational goals through teamwork. Learn skills to help you succeed with leading teams, managing conflict, and solving complex team and organizational problems.

The online M.S. in Management and Leadership degree program is designed for current and aspiring leaders in a variety of organizations. This program focuses on key areas of management integrated with the best leadership practices. Unlike a traditional MBA that often includes a broad knowledge from a variety of business disciplines, our MS in Management and Leadership hones in on the knowledge and skills for you to lead teams and organizations effectively and build alliances from a Christ-centered perspective. Lessons and concepts from the classroom can be immediately applied in workplaces and organizations.

As a MS in Management and Leadership student, you will gain skills in strategic planning, organizational development, information management and effective decision-making. You will participate in management exercises and learn to apply theory to practice in a way that addresses real-world business problems. You will discover a clear perception of management ethics based on Christian principles and the ability to use collaborative techniques in project development and completion. The program focuses on Christian servant leadership principles, the management of tangible and intangible resources within various organizational cultures and how to effectively achieve organizational goals and objectives.

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Online Program Start Dates

Sunday, May 6, 2018
Monday, August 20, 2018

At a Glance


Final Examination — At the end of the program, students may be required to complete a comprehensive examination designated by the program. Students should consult the School of Business for specific details and requirements.

Career Preparation

Strong leadership and management skills are essential to the growth of successful organizations. The MSML in Management degree prepares you by honing your natural leadership skills for a broad range of positions, including:

  • Entrepreneur/small business owner
  • Executive leadership
  • Global/international management
  • Human resource management
  • Marketing and sales manager
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Consultant
  • Training and development manager

Courses

SWU's MSML provides a learning experience for effectively managing teams and project. The Management concentration courses add an extra focus and depth on team and project management for organizational success.

  • MGMT 5143 — Executive Economics
  • IBMT 5013 — Culture and Ethics in International Business
  • MGMT 5033 — Operations Management
  • MGMT 5363 — International Management
  • MGMT 5053 — Applied Organizational Behavior
  • MGMT 5263 — Leadership and Ethics
  • MGMT 5723 — Field Study in Management and Leadership
  • MGMT 5273 — Strategic Leadership
  • MGMT 5123 — Accounting and Finance for Managers
  • MGMT 5073 — Human Resources Management
  • MGMT 5383 — Organizational Change Management
  • MGMT 5823 — Integrated Studies in Management