Master of Science Programs in Management Science

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Management Science

Students interested in obtaining leadership positions in the business world are likely candidates for a Master of Science (MSc) in Management Science degree. This advanced course of study provides the requisite business and management skills that employers seek.

What is an MSc in Management Science? It is an advanced degree that usually requires the completion of a bachelor’s degree. It can provide a steppingstone to a career in business, or it may be a prerequisite for a PhD. The course of study can take anywhere from one to four years, with two years being the average. Most programs also offer areas of specialization such as accounting, marketing, finance and nonprofits.

Graduates with an MSc in Management Science will have gained quantitative skills along with the qualitative or judgment skills that are important for those in leadership roles. For those already working within the field, obtaining this advanced degree can help them move ahead quicker in their careers.

The costs associated with this course of study can vary widely depending upon the choice of university, the length of the program, whether the student is attending full or part-time and whether the student is living on campus or taking online courses.

An MSc in Management Science can lead to opportunities in a wide variety of fields based on the student’s interests and specialization. Common areas of employment include finance, marketing, nonprofits and human resources. This discipline can also prepare the student to become an entrepreneur or to work in the dynamic field of international business. Since the skills the student learns are broad-based, there will be many opportunities for employment in both the private and public sectors. 

There are many programs available to students worldwide, both on campus and online. Online programs are a good match for students who need flexibility in their schedules, such as those already working. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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MSc in Management

Imperial College Business School
Campus Full time 1 year August 2018 United Kingdom London

Transforming recent graduates into highly responsible and successful decision makers in global business [+]

MSc Management is an intensive, one-year, full-time programme that prepares recent graduates for a wide range of careers in management, such as consultancy and financial services.

The programme has a distinctive combination of business-focused learning which encompasses theory and its practical application to the real world. You will gain practical experience through case studies and hands-on projects such as the Consulting Project.

You will have the opportunity to tailor the programme to your career goals, when you choose from four pathways and summer electives, including opportunities to study abroad and gain an international perspective.

With the help of our well-connected Career and Professional Development Service, you will present yourself with confidence to the world’s top employers, and become a highly responsible and successful decision makers in global business.... [-]


MS Sustainability Management

Kogod School of Business, American University
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 USA District of Columbia

The Master's in Sustainability Management degree (MSSM) from the Kogod School of Business integrates business education with environmental science and public policy. Graduates are well-prepared to lead in the public, private and non-profit sectors. The MSSM is the only interdisciplinary business-based degree of its kind in the country, and is offered by one of the greenest universities in the U.S. [+]

The Master's in Sustainability Management degree (MSSM) from the Kogod School of Business integrates business education with environmental science and public policy. Graduates are well-prepared to lead in the public, private and non-profit sectors. The MSSM is the only interdisciplinary business-based degree of its kind in the country, and is offered by one of the greenest universities in the U.S. [-]

MSc in Econometrics and Management Science – Specialization Operations Research and Quantitative Logistics

Erasmus School of Economics - Erasmus University Rotterdam
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Netherlands Rotterdam

Do you want your work to involve revenue management, transport planning and scheduling in railways, shipping lines and airlines or supply chain design? Or would you rather excel in science? Do you have sound academic training in econometrics, mathematics, physics, industrial, mechanical or systems engineering? Then you should seriously consider the Operations Research and Quantitative Logistics programme. [+]

MSc Degrees in Management Science. MSc in Econometrics and Management Science – Specialization Operations Research and Quantitative Logistics Advanced quantitative training squared Do you want your work to involve revenue management, transport planning and scheduling in railways, shipping lines and airlines or supply chain design? Or would you rather excel in science? Do you have sound academic training in econometrics, mathematics, physics, industrial, mechanical or systems engineering? Then you should seriously consider the Operations Research and Quantitative Logistics programme. Operations Research is a broadly applicable discipline in which advanced quantitative methods are used to help make better decisions. Quantitative Logistics studies the application of quantitative techniques to design, plan and control logistics systems. This programme trains you in both fields, while addressing real-world problems. Taking decision making further, in logistic epicentre Rotterdam This specialisation focuses on areas in transport and logistics requiring strong quantitative skills. It differs from other standard logistics or supply chain management programmes in the sense that you also learn all about the methodology underlying advanced decision support systems. Giving you the edge. Careers With this specialisation, you can easily secure employment in sectors that are in increasing need of quantitative skills, like logistics / transport, healthcare and utilities. Records show that the analytical skills acquired in this programme will give you distinctive hiring and starting salary advantages over many other graduate programmes. Today’s need for data-driven management is fulfilled by our graduates. Examples of companies include: Air France-KLM, Schiphol Airport, Europe Combined Container Terminal (ECT) Shell,... [-]

Master of Science in Management - Business Analytics

Case Western Reserve University, Weatherhead School of Management
Campus Full time 11 months July 2018 USA Cleveland

The MSM-Business Analytics is a full-time, 33-credit-hour, STEM-eligible program that can be completed in 11 months. [+]

Big data analysis and evidence based decision making are critical skills for rising business managers. Do you want to learn advanced data analytics skills to tame and transform big data into smart insights for executive decision making? If yes, take a look at Weatherhead School of Management's newest degree offering, the Master of Science in Management - Business Analytics (MSM-Business Analytics). The MSM-Business Analytics is a full-time, 33-credit-hour, STEM-eligible program that can be completed in 11 months. The MSM-Business Analytics is a lock-step program that includes three interlocking modules: business core (12 credit hours), analytics core (9 credit hours) and applied business analytics (12 credit hours). The Business Core provides students with a holistic understanding of the underlying business context necessary for succeeding in any industry. The Analytics Core equips students with the general data handling, data presentation and analysis skills, and the courses in Applied Business Analytics build off of these general skills to improve the students' ability to make decisions in the two most common application areas: marketing and operations. The three overlapping circles emphasize our program's goals: building applied analytical skills for intelligent business decision making using a wide range of tools appropriate for today's business data. The program is delivered through a range of open source and commercial statistical software (e.g., R, SPSS, SAS, Stata), preparing students with the necessary user expertise to excel in analyst positions across industries. Unlike programs that emphasize a specific industry track, Weatherhead's MSM-Business Analytics program trains students to master analytical... [-]

Master in Science and Management of the Marine Resources

Université Côte d’Azur (UCA)
Campus Full time September 2018 France Nice

Engage in an interdisciplinary approach to appraise marine biological resources and their scientific, economic and social values, in order to open students to both academic and managerial employability. [+]

MSc Degrees in Management Science. Engage in an interdisciplinary approach to appraise marine biological resources and their scientific, economic and social values, in order to open students to both academic and managerial employability. MARRES is the future Master program in Science and Management of the Marine Resources that will be held at Université Côte d'Azur in partnership between Université Nice Sophia Antipolis & SKEMA Business School. This multidisciplinary program opening in Fall 2018 will combine scientific and managerial aspects of the marine ecosystems to open the employability of our students, both in public research and in the private sector. Learning Outcomes On completion students will be able to: Anticipate and proficiently address current and emerging marine issues Contribute to high level research on marine topics Deploy entrepreneurial opportunities in the field of marine sciences. Advise decision makers on scientific, legal, and managerial aspects of marine concerns KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS All our students will deal with the physical and biological systems that operate in the marine environment and how these systems are expected to respond to natural and human induced changes. In addition to this knowledge, they will be given the opportunity to acquire Skills in how to lead research, collect and analyse data Skills in chemical, biological and biotechnological engineering Skills in management, entrepreneurship and communication Skills associated with societal implications of marine sciences EMPLOYABILITY researcher or engineer in fundamental or applied marine science [-]

MSc Information Systems and Management

Birkbeck, University of London
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years October 2017 United Kingdom London + 1 more

This mid-career Master's degree in Information Systems and Management is designed for those with a degree in information systems, computing or management; or those with extensive experience in the use of information systems in organisations, or the management of IT. [+]

This mid-career Master's degree in Information Systems and Management is designed for those with a degree in information systems, computing or management; or those with extensive experience in the use of information systems in organisations, or the management of IT. It will build on your understanding of information systems and management, offering the opportunity to study at an advanced level within or across several areas, including information systems project management, development and change management, and computing-based innovation. Students who complete the programme successfully will have gained an in-depth theoretical and practical knowledge in their chosen area of study, which they will be able to use in: analysis of problems; evaluation of technology options; deployment of appropriate solutions; and research into, or development and deployment of, new information-based technologies. Those who hold the Prince2® Foundation and Practitioner qualification in project management will gain credit for their previous external study, while those who do not will have the opportunity to gain this useful external certification. The use and management of information systems in organisations is emphasised. For those entering with management qualifications, study of information systems development and related material is required. PRINCE2® is a Registered Trade Mark and a Registered Community Trade Mark of the Office of Government Commerce, and is registered in the US Patent and Trademark Office. Why study this course at Birkbeck? - Focuses on information systems project management. - Provides graduates with a first degree in information systems, computer science or management, with opportunities to deepen and... [-]

MSc in Management Consultancy

UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months September 2018 Ireland Dublin + 1 more

The programme is suitable for business and economics graduates who have a keen interest in becoming successful consultants in the competitive consulting industry [+]

MSc in Management Consultancy

 

Who is the MSc in Management Consultancy for?

The programme is suitable for business and economics graduates who have a keen interest in becoming successful consultants in the competitive consulting industry.

 

What is the programme about?

This MSc in Management Consultancy provides you with first-hand knowledge of the tools and techniques used by successful consultants in the competitive management consulting industry. You will get a detailed understanding of the global consulting industry; how it works, its dominant players, key success factors and the management issues that drive it.

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Master of Science in Industrial Engineering and Management – Strategy

Aalto University
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Aimed at high achieving students with a background in technology, Strategy specialisation trains future leaders with a global vision! [+]

Aimed at high achieving students with a background in technology, Strategy specialisation trains future leaders with a global vision! The Master's Programme in Industrial Engineering and Management (IEM) combines engineering with economic and human fundamentals to create value and efficiency. The Strategy specialisation's unique feature is its interdisciplinary approach to tackle complex business problems. Studies in Strategy are produced in collaboration with School of Business and its Master's Programme in Strategy, enabling students a uniquely broad perspective of problems at hand. The collaborative study programme allows students to create a degree to fit their career aspirations through a unique range of optional courses from the two Aalto schools, including, for example, business strategy, innovation and technology management, international business, business venturing, marketing, and finance. Study programme The goal of the Strategy specialisation is to train and develop experts in the domain of business development in new organizations, established firms, and multinational corporations, apt to thrive and succeed in today’s constantly changing and increasingly complex business environment. In addition to analytical skills and knowledge of key ideas in business and organizations, the specialisation is also designed to develop participants’ intercultural and interpersonal sensitivities, behaviors, attitudes as well as international connections and networks. Our mandatory course programme is designed to provide hands-on experience in solving business problems in teams. The courses address the three key areas required in both junior and senior roles in business development, consulting, and management: analytical skills, the ability to create and manage change, and leadership capabilities. The... [-]

Management Degrees

Cranfield University
Campus Full time 12 - 13 months September 2018 United Kingdom Cranfield

If you are an ambitious graduate or early career professional with a passion for business and are aspiring to take your career to the next level, these courses are for you. [+]

MSc Degrees in Management Science. Management Degrees MSc in Management This course will equip you with the knowledge and practical skills you need to tackle complex business challenges and to prepare you for demanding managerial roles in the future. It includes a distinctive blend of theory with practical application through highly experiential simulations, consulting, competitions and project work. It also offers you the opportunity to gain invaluable work experience at a leading company during a three-month, expenses-paid, in-company internship project. Who is it for? If you are an ambitious graduate or early career professional with a passion for business and are aspiring to take your career to the next level, this course is for you. Our MSc in Management attracts a diverse cohort of students from all over the world, each with different perspectives and experiences to share. The average age of our cohort is 24 years and includes students with either several years’ or very little work experience. MSc in Management and Entrepreneurship The MSc in Management and Entrepreneurship will teach you how to start your own business, to grow a family business or to innovate inside an existing organisation. It is suitable for graduates from all backgrounds and will provide you with the management skills, entrepreneurial qualities and networking opportunities to enable you to start and run businesses effectively and imaginatively. Who is it for? This course is designed for ambitious recent graduates from any academic background who want to launch their own business, or become involved in... [-]

MSc in Behavioural Science for Management

University of Stirling
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 United Kingdom Stirling

This course teaches you the core theory and methods of behavioural science and behavioural economics, and how these can be applied to business and policy-relevant issues. It offers you the opportunity to gain advanced training in behavioural theory, to learn a comprehensive suite of behavioural methods, and to understand how this ‘toolkit’ can be applied to explain and inform the decisions made by stakeholders, workers and consumers. [+]

This course teaches you the core theory and methods of behavioural science and behavioural economics, and how these can be applied to business and policy-relevant issues. It offers you the opportunity to gain advanced training in behavioural theory, to learn a comprehensive suite of behavioural methods, and to understand how this ‘toolkit’ can be applied to explain and inform the decisions made by stakeholders, workers and consumers. Top Reasons To Study With Us The Course has been developed in consultation with the Behavioural Science Centre at Stirling. The centre holds grants from the EU Commission, SIRE, ESRC and Templeton foundation and aims to become a leading research centre in Behavioural Science in Europe. You will benefit from the vibrant research environment and the links with Industry and Policy groups being developed by Stirling Management School. External collaborations include the RAND Corporation in Santa Monica and Gallup Europe. The Stirling Behavioural Science Centre produces strong research in this area, published in leading journals and disseminated widely through the press (including The Financial Times and Time Magazine). Students will benefit from expert lectures and specialist guest lectures from leading researchers and policy-makers. Course objectives The course is designed to help you pursue a career in business in areas such as human resource management, advertising, regulation, social marketing and survey research. It’s also for those who wish to inform the design and implementation of public policy. The course provides an excellent entry point if you’re considering progressing to PhD research in this area.... [-]

Master in Management and Governance - Curriculum Accounting and Management

University of Siena
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Italy Siena

This program aims to provide students with an understanding of the main theoretical and applied concepts in accounting and management at an advanced level. [+]

Management and Governance (Specialization in Accounting and Management) 

This program aims to provide students with an understanding of the main theoretical and applied concepts in accounting and management at an advanced level.

Students are familiarized with modern economic and managerial theories, concepts, techniques, and their applications. Important objectives are to give students the advanced tools necessary to investigate economic, social, legal, cultural and technological issues to enable them to apply their theoretical knowledge to analyze and solve specific research questions.

The course offers training to develop highly skilled management professionals, able to take effective action in a dynamic global environment. Particular attention is devoted to the recent evolution and major changes of the firms' operating environment in order to provide students with adequate competencies related to the government, managerial, and organizational processes in different types of firms, operating in diverse businesses (public and private sectors), at both the national and international level.... [-]


Master of Science in Management [Construction Real Estate Infrastructure]

Bauhaus-Universität Weimar
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2017 Germany Weimar

The consecutive bachelor's and master's degree programmes in Management teach students to become management engineers with interdisciplinary expertise and skills which enable them to respond to the changing needs of the construction, real estate and infrastructure-based markets. [+]

The consecutive bachelor's and master's degree programmes in Management teach students to become management engineers with interdisciplinary expertise and skills which enable them to respond to the changing needs of the construction, real estate and infrastructure-based markets. Programme Structure The course of study is divided up into two consecutive degree programmes. This means that students may pursue two degrees in succession: A bachelor's degree in six semesters A master's degree in four semesters ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) credit points are used throughout and greatly simplify the process of evaluating and recognizing academic achievement attained at other institutions of higher education. These credits confirm that the student has successfully completed the subject along with the required course work for the subject. Potential workplaces Graduates of the bachelor's degree programme are able to take on complex consulting tasks and, with an appropriate amount of on-the-job training, managerial tasks at the lower management level. Graduates of the master's degree programme are well prepared to carry out management tasks at middle management level within a short time. They also have good prospects for promotion to higher-level management positions. Our statistics show that our graduates have excellent chances for entering the market and pursuing careers at numerous employers, such as: Real estate market, real estate management companies Project managers and developers, building contractors Banks, financial consultants, investors, insurance companies Planning, engineering and architecture offices Infrastructure-building firms, infrastructure management companies Traditional construction companies System providers specializing in complete solutions for the life cycle of buildings... [-]

Master in Management of Innovation Processes

University of Southern Denmark
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Denmark Odense

The focus area of the profile is Management of Innovation Processes. Students on this profile will have greater knowledge within the main subjects in... [+]

MSc Degrees in Management Science. Master in Economics and Business Administration - Management of Innovation Processes (MSc) This programme is offered in EnglishThe focus area of the profile is Management of Innovation Processes. Students on this profile will have greater knowledge within the main subjects in contemporary management of technological innovation and business development.The profile Management of Innovation Processes consists of six constituent courses: Foundations of Strategy, Foundations of Organization, and Management of Technology, Business Strategy, Organization of Innovation, and Theories and Methods of Technological Change. These courses combine three distinct tracks: The first relates to formulating and implementing strategy, the second to analyzing and designing innovative organizations, and the third to the management of technology. Each track has a clear progression that develops students’ knowledge about theories and how to apply these to practical business issues.Innovation is the key driver of long term growth – and to development of sustained competitive advantages.Furthermore, the student will gain knowledge about and skills in using methods and tools which can support business development, consulting, and management of innovation processes. Finally, the student will gain competencies in charging business level and corporate level projects that involve development, introduction, and implementation of new technologies and methods. As main skill, the student will be able to connect the technological aspects of the business with the commercial aspects.... [-]

M.S. in Managerial Science

Amberton University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Garland

To accomplish the goals of management, students seeking this degree will be able to apply business, organizational, human behavior and communicative skills to effectively accomplish specific objectives [+]

The Master of Science (M.S.) degree in Managerial Science is a 36 credit hour program designed for working adults who have accomplished success in the work force and have been (or soon will be) promoted to a leadership position. To accomplish the goals of management, students seeking this degree will be able to apply business, organizational, human behavior and communicative skills to effectively accomplish specific objectives. Thus, the degree emphasizes the practical application of people skills, over the technical business skills, to accomplish goals. This program is offered both through class-room lecture and distance learning.I. Required Graduate Studies: 6 Hours

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Management Consulting (MSc in Business Administration)

VU University Amsterdam, Graduate School of Economics and Business Administration
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Netherlands Amsterdam

Solve management problems, improve performance, implement changes or seize new opportunities. [+]

MSc Degrees in Management Science.

Even when consultants are called in to help, it is far from certain that clients will follow their advice, make the right decisions or carry out the measures necessary to implement change. That is what makes management consultancy such a challenging profession. How can you help improve a decision? How can you assist effectively during a change process? How can you manage the expectations of your client and convince them of the best course of action? What consulting role is most appropriate? The specialization in Management Consulting at VU University Amsterdam will prepare you for these challenges by equipping you with the tools you need to succeed in this exciting field and by providing you with the best training available. You will also develop the personal skills consultants need, which will help you become an invaluable partner to businesses, government agencies and other organizations.... [-]