Master of Science Programs in Management Science

Compare 18 Master of Science Programs in Management Science

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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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.

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MSc Social Science Research (Management and Business Studies)

Nottingham University Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham + 1 more

Providing broad-based training in social science research, this course will equip you with the skills to manage a successful research career and contribute to wider society in a number of ways. [+]

Overview

Providing broad-based training in social science research, this course will equip you with the skills to manage a successful research career and contribute to wider society in a number of ways.

You will develop the following skills and will also be able to apply them to practical research contexts:

Comprehension of the principles of research design and strategy, including an understanding of how to formulate research questions for empirical investigation; Appreciation of alternative approaches to research; Understanding of a broad range of research methods (including quantitative, qualitative and mixed methods) and the use of appropriate software for their application; Advanced research skills and techniques relevant to your field of study; Research management techniques, including data management, and conducting and disseminating research in a way that is consistent with both professional practice and the normal principles of research ethics; Understanding of the significance of alternative epistemological positions that provide the context for theory construction, research design, and the selection of appropriate analytical techniques; Solid grounding in the basics of probability and a critical understanding of the scientific method and the nature of reflexivity; Application of good ethical practice across the entire research process. ... [-]

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). ... [-]

MSc in Econometrics and Management Science – Specialization Econometrics

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

Econometrics is paramount for decision-making in business and economics today. Do you already have a strong background in mathematics, statistics and econometrics and would you like to take it further? With the Econometrics programme, you can. [+]

MSc in Econometrics and Management Science – Specialization Econometrics

Become an indispensable expert in effectively combining economic theory and quantitative analysis

Econometrics is paramount for decision-making in business and economics today. Do you already have a strong background in mathematics, statistics and econometrics and would you like to take it further? With the Econometrics programme, you can.

Financial firms, statistical offices and international governmental organisations successfully apply econometric models and methods on a daily basis. No matter where your ambitions lie, this Master specialisation in Econometrics will give you the edge. The programme will not only provide you with in-depth knowledge of econometric theory, but will also train your skills to use advanced quantitative methods and techniques, perform empirical econometric analysis and develop and apply new models. ... [-]


MSc Information Systems and Management

Birkbeck, University of London
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years October 2018 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.... [-]


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 ofcareers 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.... [-]


Master (MSc.) in Science, Conservation & Valorization of Marine Resources

Université Côte d’Azur (UCA)
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2018 France Nice

Engage in an interdisciplinary approach to appraise marine biological resources and their scientific, economic and social values. [+]

Science & Society

In a world that is finally beginning to understand the importance of the ocean to our society, it is critical that scientific, economic and societal stakeholders work together. Science seeks to better understand the relationships between marine organisms and their environment, thus facilitating the protection of the ocean by highlighting its value to society. In parallel, our understanding of the marine environment opens up new economic opportunities in the fields of aquaculture, pharmaceuticals, cosmeceuticals, tourism, construction and energy.

What we offer

The M.Sc. degree in "Science, Conservation and Management of Marine Resources" prepares students to pursue a Ph.D., as a prelude to their future research career. They will also be able to develop conservation projects locally or internationally. Students will have the foundations to enter the private sector, where they will be able to model the marine environment, become project managers or auditors in environmental consulting firms. Finally, they can become entrepreneurs by developing the countless marine resources that they will help to protect.... [-]


Master of Science in Management [Construction Real Estate Infrastructure]

Bauhaus-Universität Weimar
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 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.... [-]


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 ... [-]

Master in Management and Governance - Curriculum Accounting and Management

University of Siena
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 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 inAccounting 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 Quantitative Management

Goethe University Frankfurt
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 Germany Frankfurt am Main

The study programme Quantitative Management, which is taught in English, offers analytical and quantitative training that is closely linked to the Ph.D. programmes offered by the Graduate School of Economics, Finance, and Management. [+]

The study programme Quantitative Management, which is taught in English, offers analytical and quantitative training that is closely linked to the Ph.D. programmes offered by the Graduate School of Economics, Finance, and Management. Students can choose from four study areas:

Quantitative Economics Quantitative Finance Quantitative Management Quantitative Marketing

In each of the study areas, students learn how to examine major economic questions and achieve scientifically based results using the concepts and methods they have acquired. Graduates of the MSQE programme can either continue their research with a dissertation in one of the Ph.D. programmes of the Graduate School of Economics, Finance, and Management or start a challenging career in the field of economic policy, or the financial or marketing sector.... [-]


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 in Management

The Cranfield Management MSc is ranked 1st in the UK and 7th in the world by The Economist WhichMBA? Masters in Management 2017 ranking.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.... [-]


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.

Course Objectives

We aim to give you the skills and knowledge you need to initiate and implement organisational, behavioural and technological changes in business.... [-]


Master in Sport Policy, Business and Management (MSc)

University of Birmingham - College of Life and Environmental Sciences
Campus Full time Part time 13 - 24 months September 2018 United Kingdom Birmingham + 1 more

This programme is suitable for individuals with an academic or professional interest in sport policy, business and management. [+]

Why study this course?

This programme is suitable for individuals with an academic or professional interest in sport policy, business and management.

The course focuses on topics such as the study of sport politics; sport development in international contexts; leadership and entrepreneurship; project management and sport and the law. The intention is that students will develop the core skills that are needed and can be applied in ‘real-world’ settings.

Graduates from this course may wish to pursue a range of roles in sports organisations and sports-related industries. The programme is also suitable for those seeking to develop and enhance their management, business and leadership skills in order to integrate this knowledge into their personal working practice.... [-]


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

RGS6035 Theory & Application of Research Methods [3 hours]RGS6036 Ethics for Decision Making [3 hours]II. Major Course Requirements: 21 Hours... [-]