M.S. in Management
Advance your career in the business, nonprofit, or public sector by further developing your managerial skills through Walden University’s M.S. in Management program. This program prepares you to reach your professional goals through real-world knowledge that can help you successfully manage projects and effectively lead teams. Learn to integrate and align organizational processes and systems as well as to motivate employees to meet and exceed the challenges and goals relevant to today’s dynamic work environments. Whether you work in the private, government, or nonprofit sector, this program can help you gain the skills you need to motivate your employees and tackle pressing organizational challenges.
Specializations (in addition to the General Program)
• Global Management
Gain a truly global business perspective with this program which explores the challenges of operating in a multicultural workplace and can help you gain a keen understanding of today’s international business environment.
• Healthcare Management
Become a more effective and successful healthcare manager or administrator. This program explores the complexities of healthcare finances and delivery systems as well as how healthcare services and resources are structured and distributed.
• Human Resource Management
Master skills and strategies to help your organization be more competitive. Explore the strategic role of human resources in a company’s performance and get insight into issues such as compensation and benefits, job design, and recruitment and selection
• Managers as Leaders
Become a more influential and authoritative manager. This program allows you to explore managerial techniques such as feedback, active listening, and empowerment while examining the latest leadership theories and best practices.
• Project Management
Improve your ability to lead and manage a range of critical projects. Broaden your understanding of topics such as quality control, risk management, and project lifecycle management and get the opportunity to gain practical skills during real-world exercises.
• Research Strategies
Become a more competent and insightful researcher. This program examines the ethical, political, and social considerations of scientific research and prepares you to be a more competent critical thinker and decision-maker.
• Strategy and Operations
Learn how to develop and implement strategies that naturally support a company’s value and growth. Explore topics such as quality improvement, supply chain management, and innovation and how they relate to an organization’s overall success.
• Sustainable Management
Learn how you can help your organization build a sustainable future. This program examines the true definitions of environmental responsibility and sustainable management and how you can incorporate these concepts into daily business operations.
• Technology Management
Gain skills and strategies for using technology to drive organizational success. Obtain insight into how technological innovation can enhance a company’s competitive position and gain exposure to the latest tools and processes being leveraged by top businesses.