Master's Degree in Michigan USA

Top Masters Programs in Michigan USA 2016/2017

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The benefits of a Masters extend beyond improving your earning potential. They can provide you with personal and professional skills to accelerate your development. They are also an opportunity to differentiate yourself from your peers, many of whom will have similar A-level and undergraduate qualifications.

Earning a Master requires two years of education after earning a Bachelor. This advanced degree may help students to achieve their educational and professional goals, as the rigors of a Master’s program help train students in the skills and knowledge they need to land the career of their dreams.

 

The United States of America is a large country in North America, often referred to as the "USA", the "US", the "United States", "America", or simply "the States". American colleges are funded by "tuition" charged to the student, which is often quite expensive, very commonly reaching into the tens of thousands of dollars per year.

Michigan is a Midwestern state of US. The name is derived from a French word meaning large water or large lake. Tourism is one of the major industries of the state. There are numerous universities and private colleges spread throughout the country. More than 10 of the universities are classified and research universities.

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Master of Science in Organizational Leadership

Northwood University
Online Full time Part time 24 months September 2016 USA Midland + 1 more

The MSOL focuses on people and organizational issues. Intended for those already working in a career, degree programs like the MSOL are in increasing demand by organizations seeking to maintain a competitive advantage. [+]

Masters 2016/2017 in Michigan USA. The Master of Science in Organizational Leadership (MSOL) is a degree program for professionals who recognize that individual and organizational success is about making a contribution. Organizations are seeking innovative, high-performance professionals who have the skills and training to provide leadership—the kind of leadership that manages change, inspires others achieve greatness, and drives the bottom line. The Master of Science in Organizational Leadership (MSOL) at Northwood University is designed to help you unleash the human potential within your organization while positioning yourself for professional advancement. The MSOL offers participants a chance to prepare for personal and professional advancement for themselves, their communities, and their organizations. The program design examines the behaviors that facilitate effective personal and organizational leadership and learning, as well as collaborative problem-solving strategies and practices. Prospective students must have earned a bachelor’s degree and have at least three years of work experience prior to enrolling in the program. The program is ideal for individuals who want to upgrade their knowledge and skill-sets in a multi-disciplinary program and earn a graduate credential. Courses are offered by outstanding faculty who are both practicing leaders in their fields and exceptional educators who bring real-world experience and opportunities into the learning environment. The program is offered using the online / virtual classroom incorporating asynchronous and synchronous learning technology to create a robust learning environment. A Master of Science in Organizational Leadership prepares you to: Synergize the power of your peers and encourage positive change within an organization Make ethical leadership choices Master techniques of collaborative team communication Implement creative and cooperative problem-solving strategies Use various intellectual and technical tools to foster competitive advantage MSOL Program Facts 2015-2016 Total Credits 30 Program Length 24 Months Program Format Online Class Size 20 Per Credit Hour Cost $728.00 3 Credit Course $2,184.00 The MSOL focuses on people and organizational issues. Intended for those already working in a career, degree programs like the MSOL are in increasing demand by organizations seeking to maintain a competitive advantage. [-]

Master of Engineering Management

Lawrence Technological University
Campus or Online Full time Part time 2 years September 2016 USA Southfield + 1 more

From planning to completion, engineering managers are involved in nearly every aspect of engineering projects. They need strong business administration and leadership abilities in order to supervise employees, manage finances, and ensure the ultimate success of the jobs they oversee. [+]

From planning to completion, engineering managers are involved in nearly every aspect of engineering projects. They need strong business administration and leadership abilities in order to supervise employees, manage finances, and ensure the ultimate success of the jobs they oversee. Not only must they demonstrate technical expertise in their particular field, they also require excellent communication skills to coordinate with other managers, contractors, suppliers, and customers in an effective and professional manner. The demand for leaders in today's engineering fields is expected to increase, especially in growing areas such as environmental and biomedical engineering. Lawrence Technological University's Master of Engineering Management is designed for professionals with diverse backgrounds - program management, engineering, quality, manufacturing, production control, management information systems, and other technical fields - who wish to expand their knowledge and advance their careers. [-]

Master of Architecture

Lawrence Technological University
Campus or Online Full time Part time 2 years September 2016 USA Southfield + 1 more

Lawrence Technological University’s Master of Architecture combines theory with practice and emphasizes the integration of technical, social, and environmental ideals in architecture. [+]

Masters 2016/2017 in Michigan USA. Lawrence Technological University’s Master of Architecture combines theory with practice and emphasizes the integration of technical, social, and environmental ideals in architecture. The Master of Architecture program offers you the academic credentials for professional licensing and admission to the field of architecture. It prepares students for lifelong learning through critical practice and aims to develop architects who are committed to creative inquiry, critical thinking, innovative design, evocative communication, and professional leadership. Program Overview The Master of Architecture is a four-semester degree program that combines a core of professional studies with interdisciplinary electives in a practice profile you select. Program course work encompasses advanced design studios taught by a vibrant faculty and a Critical Practice studio, led by a nationally recognized practitioner. Core and elective courses cover theory, research, practice, and management, led by faculty experienced in each area. Practice Profiles Students elect to focus on one or more of the following subject areas in studio and elective courses as they construct their own personal practice profile. Culture Ecology Energy Globalism Health Management Technology Urbanism Admission Options Pre-Professional Entry Students with a Bachelor of Science in Architecture may complete as few as 36 credits for the Master of Architecture. Transfer Entry (3+) Students with more than 30 college credits, an associate degree, or a bachelor’s degree in a non-architecture discipline may complete 89 to 138 credits for the Master of Architecture. Online Option Highly motivated students located outside of southeast Michigan may apply to Lawrence Tech’s online Master of Architecture program and complete 33 credits of upper-division course work in an online format [-]

Master of Science in Marketing

Walsh College
Campus Full time September 2016 USA Troy

This innovative program allows students to develop the in-depth knowledge and practical skills necessary to design, manage, implement and evaluate marketing strategies. [+]

Master of Science in Marketing The Master of Science in Marketing (MSMKT) is an innovative, 12 course (35 credit hour) program that allows students to develop the in-depth knowledge and practical skills necessary to design, manage, implement and evaluate marketing strategies. This program is designed for individuals who want to enhance their career opportunities by obtaining a generalist postgraduate marketing degree with emphasis on data-driven brand management. Intended to provide a deeper immersion into the study of marketing than is possible in a typical MBA program, the MSMKT includes many valuable experiences including: exposure to both qualitative and quantitative marketing courses ranging from creativity and innovation to analytics, the ability to select from capstone course alternatives including study abroad programs and marketing competitions, access to data modeling applications in state-of-the-art Finance Lab, access to qualitative research coaching through on-campus focus group facility, access to either an internship or consulting project, right to use to custom data analytics tools available from industry partners, the ability to join and participate in activities of the Walsh College chapter of the American Marketing Association. Students have the option to earn a dual MSMKT and MBA degrees with only 18 additional credit hours of study for a total of 60 credits. Core Courses COM 510 Communication and Success Strategies (3 cr)* QM 520 Business Analytics (3 cr)* MKT 550 Marketing Fundamentals (3 cr) MKT 554 Marketing Management (2 cr) IT 520 Information Technology (3 cr) MKT 541 Public Relations Strategy (3 cr) MKT 542 Consumer insights (3 cr) MKT 543 Creativity and Innovation (3 cr) MKT 551 Consumer Behavior (3 cr) MKT 560 Brand Management (3 cr) MKT 588 Prof. Internship/Consulting Project (3 cr) MGT 680 Capstone Course (3 cr) *Both graduate gateway courses (COM 510 and QM 520) must be completed with a “B” (3.000) or higher to continue on in the program. A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.000 must be earned while in residence. All other courses must be completed with a “C” (2.000) or higher. [-]

Master of Science in Information Technology Leadership

Walsh College
Campus Full time 39 hours September 2016 USA Troy

The Master of Science in Information Technology Leadership (MSITL) Degree is offered as a supplemental degree in the MBA Program. [+]

Masters 2016/2017 in Michigan USA. Master of Science in Information Technology Leadership (MSITL) The Master of Science in Information Technology Leadership (MSITL) Degree is offered as a supplemental degree in the MBA Program. The MSITL designed to educate organizational leaders on how to assess, evaluate, determine and manage technology choices from a business perspective. The MSITL student has the opportunity to focus in one of three areas of technology leadership: Chief Security Officer, Chief Information Officer and the Project Management office. The MSITL program consists of 13 courses for 39 semester credit hours. The MSITL degree requires a minimum of 27 semester credit hours in residence at Walsh College. Core Courses: COM 510 Communication and Success Strategies (3 cr)* QM 520 Business Analytics (3 cr)* ACC 510 Financial and managerial Accounting (3 cr) MKT 550 Marketing Fundamentals (3 cr) IT 520 Information Technology (3 cr) MGT 670 Strategy (3 cr) MGT 680 Capstone Course (3 cr) IT 504 Integrated Systems Thinking (3 cr) IT 551 Fundamentals of Project and Portfolio Management (3 cr) IT 505 Governance, Risk and compliance (3 cr) IT 577 Management of Emerging Technologies (3 cr) *Both graduate gateway courses (COM 510 and QM 520) must be completed with a “B” (3.000) or higher to continue on in the program. A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.000 must be earned while in residence. All other courses must be completed with a “C” (2.000) or higher. Concentrations (must choose one concentration): Chief Security Officer (CSO) IT 565 Fundamentals of Cyber Security IT 566 Security Program Management Chief Information Officer (CIO) IT 575 Network and Enterprise Architecture IT 576 Data and Decision Making Project Management Office (PMO) IT 552 Scheduling and Communication IT 553 Product and Portfolio Management CERTIFICATIONS Students who have the following certifications are eligible for advanced standing course credit: CGEIT Certification: IT 505 CISSP Certification: IT 565 and IT 566 CISM Certification: IT 505 and IT 566 CPA licensure: ACC 510 PMP Certification: IT 551 and IT 552 SSCP Certification: IT 565 [-]

Master of Science in Taxation (MST)

Eastern Michigan University - College of Business
Campus Full time September 2016 USA Ypsilanti

The intent of the Master of Science in Taxation is to develop tax professionals who are prepared to serve in the public and private sectors with a broad understanding of compliance. [+]

Master of Science in Taxation (MST) New Program, effective Fall 2014 The intent of the Master of Science in Taxation is to develop tax professionals who are prepared to serve in the public and private sectors with a broad understanding of compliance, planning and policy elements of tax practice, who are highly skilled in the technological advances in the tax environment, and who are committed to the ethical and legal standards that govern the practice of tax. Advisor Information: Graduate Programs Office 306 Gary M. Owens Building Eastern Michigan University Ypsilanti, MI 48197 Degree Admission: Complete and submit to the Office of Admissions all required documents and materials. Domestic applicants must order official transcripts from all institutions attended (undergraduate and graduate) to be sent directly to EMU. International applicants must have transcripts evaluated by Educational Perspectives. The following priority deadlines have been established for receipt of all application materials required for admission to a graduate program: Domestic and International Students Fall: Feb. 1 Winter: Sept. 1 Summer: Feb. 1 Please note applications will be accepted after the priority date; however course selection preferences will not be guaranteed. Previous academic performance, written statement of personal goals and GMAT score are significant factors considered by the director in the admission process. Generally, as a minimum, the applicant must have an overall undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) and a GMAT score of 500 or above or a GRE Score of 306 or higher. Conditional admission will be offered to foreign students who otherwise qualify but must improve their TOEFL score to reach the minimum accepted score of 79. Foundation Courses: 15 hours Students must complete coursework in each of the following foundation areas, unless they have satisfactorily completed the undergraduate equivalent. ACC 340 - Intermediate Accounting 3 hrs ACC 342 - Managerial Cost Accounting 3 hrs ACC 356 - Accounting Information Systems 3 hrs ACC 501 - Accounting Principles 3 hrs (or equivalent) ACC 540 - Corporate Financial Reporting 3 hrs Core Courses: 30 hours The M.S.T program requires the completion of 30 hours of coursework to be distributed among required and restricted elective courses as follows: Required Core Courses: 15 hours ACC 544 - Federal Income Taxation 3 hrs ACC 584 - Tax Research Methods, Practice and Problems 3 hrs ACC 585 - Federal Taxation of Corporations and Partnerships 3 hrs ACC 686 - Advanced Taxation of Corporations and Partnerships 3 hrs ACC 687 - Tax Compliance, Research and Policy 3 hrs Restricted Electives: 15 hours ACC 511 - Accounting for E-Commerce 3 hrs ACC 541 - Advanced Financial Accounting 3 hrs ACC 546 - Government and Non-Profit Accounting 3 hrs ACC 567 - Professional Auditing 3 hrs ACC 572 - Investment and Tax Financial Planning 3 hrs ACC 675 - International Accounting and Taxation 3 hrs ACC 681 - Special Topics 3 hrs ACC 684 - Electronic Tax Preparation 3 hrs ACC 699 - Independent Study 3 hrs LAW 615 - Law for Financial Professionals 3 hrs Program Total: 30 hours [-]

Public Administration (MPA)

University of Michigan-Flint, School of Management
Online & Campus Combined Part time September 2016 USA Flint

UM-Flint’s Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree, offered through the Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies, is designed to prepare administrators to analyze problems and solve them effectively. [+]

Public Administration (MPA)

Focus:

• UM-Flint’s Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree, offered through the Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies, is designed to prepare administrators to analyze problems and solve them effectively.

• The MPA program is interdisciplinary, designed to meet the educational needs of students who have earned specialized, technical, or liberal arts degrees and who are seeking to expand or update their knowledge of administration.

• In addition to the General Program, four concentrations are available:

- Administration of Nonprofit Agencies

- Criminal Justice Administration... [-]