Masters Programs in Management Science

Compare 177 Masters Programs in Management Science

Management Science

If you are looking to transition to a high-level management position, you should consider improving your technical expertise and developing your management abilities. A Master in Management Science provides this type of education, giving you the skills you need to succeed in your career.

 

What is a Master in Management Science? Also known as operations research, management science involves the application of mathematical methods to organizational systems. This program is designed to help students devise problem-solving and decision-making methods. Students take a combination of analytical and management courses, some of which usually include corporate finance, production, and operations management.  

 

With a master’s degree, students can find it easier to find employment. Graduates can expect to find work as operations research analysts, a profession that continues to grow in demand. Though it varies from place to place, an analyst’s salary is typically high.  

 

A master’s degree program usually takes two years to complete. There are many international schools that offer this type of degree, and the cost of tuition differs between institutions. Before applying to a program, you should contact the school and determine the cost of enrollment. You can also apply to online programs, which are cheaper than traditional ones.

 

Many companies are looking for operations analysts to fill management positions. Analysts can use their skills to solve organizational problems in production, logistics, and sales. They are also responsible for gathering input from employees and advising company executives. As technology becomes more integrated into the workplace, organizations need analysts to keep operations running smoothly. Graduates are also frequently hired to work for the military or government.

 

Management science programs are available at a variety of international universities. In addition, there are many online options for you to take advantage of. By enrolling in a master’s degree program, you can acquire the skills needed to succeed in the professional world. 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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Masters In Design And Art Direction

Escuela Superior de Diseño de Barcelona
Online Full time 12 months November 2017 Spain Barcelona

With this program you will learn to visualize creative and convincing ideas, as well as understand who you are addressing, the medium in which you communicate the message, and the emotional load that this message must guarantee. [+]

Masters in Management Science. With this program you will learn to visualize creative and convincing ideas, as well as understand who you are addressing, the medium in which you communicate the message, and the emotional load that this message must guarantee. The Art Direction, as an essential part of any commercial communication action, is in constant transformation. The evolution of the media, technology and social networks make it increasingly complex to determine the limits of this discipline. This new environment can confuse the priorities when it comes to becoming a good Director of Art. It is not so much about being the latest in trends or technology, but rather the opposite. From this Master we want to claim why it is so important to know how to tell an idea at a visual level. Why it is basic to understand that behind any communication action there is an intention to influence, excite or convince someone concrete. Why an Art Director can become overshadowed by the superfluous and completely ignore the ultimate purpose of all his work. Art Directors are visualizers of ideas. But for these ideas to be not only creative but convincing, we must understand who we are speaking to, the medium in which we communicate the message and the emotional load that we must guarantee in our messages. The work of the Art Director must respond to this vision. An online Master like the one you are analyzing is the perfect environment to develop such learning. The possibility... [-]

Official Master's Degree In Security Management, Crisis And Emergency

Instituto Universitario de Investigación Ortega y Gasset
Campus Full time 1 year May 2018 Spain Madrid

This program provides access to the title of Master Oficialen Security Management, Crisis and Emergency Rey Juan Carlos University in Madrid. Credits taken in the Master will be recognized automatically for access to doctoral studies in any university in the European Higher Education. [+]

This program provides access to the title of Master Oficialen Security Management, Crisis and Emergency Rey Juan Carlos University in Madrid. Credits taken in the Master will be recognized automatically for access to doctoral studies in any university in the European Higher Education. GOALS The main objective of the Master's Degree in Security Management, Crisis and Emergencies is to train professionals in the analysis, decision making and management of the phenomena related to the risk society, fulfill for it with the following sub-objectives: Train highly skilled professionals in new forms of national and international crime. Train professionals in risk management and emergencies. And all with a common skills development in public and private management, political and social analysis, knowledge management and communication management. The program is aimed at directors, managers, managers and consultants of public and private security companies or public institutions, officials of the Forces and Security Forces, members of the armed forces and people interested in professional development in this area. Program Development The Master has a duration of one academic year, beginning in October 2016 and end in June 2017 (the end of course project). The inauguration of the academic year will take place on October 19, 2016. The program consists of a total of 60 ECTS credits adapted to the system derived from the Bologna agreement and the new European Higher Education Area. Obtaining the title is subject to the passing of all the materials that comprise the course and completion of a final year project.... [-]

Master in Leadership and Management

Avondale College of Higher Education
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 18 months March 2018 Australia Cooranbong Wahroonga + 2 more

The challenge of leadership and management in various types of organisations has become more demanding and complex. Adapting to rapidly changing business environments calls for a more sophisticated set of skills and abilities from leaders and managers. [+]

Masters in Management Science. The challenge of leadership and management in various types of organisations has become more demanding and complex. Adapting to rapidly changing business environments calls for a more sophisticated set of skills and abilities from leaders and managers. Church-related, not-for-profit organisations and other organisations require effective leadership informed by the social sciences and a developing body of knowledge concerning management, leadership and organisations. A Master of Leadership and Management focuses on providing advanced training in management theory and practice, emphasising the ethical, moral and spiritual dimensions of leadership and management. Duration One-and-a-half years full-time or the equivalent part-time. Part-time students typically progress at the rate of three or four units per year. Credit points Twelve units totalling 72 credit points Mode of delivery A blended learning approach, utilising the online learning platform Moodle, is adopted for the delivery of most of the units, comprising off-campus learning components and a residential session at Avondale College of Higher Education (Lake Macquarie Campus), or other designated centre, in July each year. The residential session provides opportunity for students to be involved in significant student-lecturer and student-student interaction. Lecturers and the course coordinator are available to communicate with students by phone or email. Title Master of Leadership and Management Abbreviation: MLM Accreditation The course is accredited by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) and may be offered to Australian students or international students (CRICOS Number 062227A). International students are subject to regulations outlined in the ESOS National Code (2007).... [-]

Program for Management Development

Strathmore Business School (SBS)
Campus Full time 1 year January 2018 Kenya Nairobi

For any business or company to succeed, it is vital to identify the talent and prowess of seasoned leaders who will propagate efficiency and effectiveness throughout all the organisational systems. PMD is designed to prepare these senior management potentials for a level of greater responsibility. [+]

For any business or company to succeed, it is vital to identify the talent and prowess of seasoned leaders who will propagate efficiency and effectiveness throughout all the organisational systems. PMD is designed to prepare these senior management potentials for a level of greater responsibility. It is fashioned to equip functional managers with the tools necessary to develop them into multifaceted leaders, hence taking up greater challenges and decisions to attract prosperity within a company. Impact The PMD will adequately prepare you for a position of greater responsibility by broadening your managerial and strategic perspectives, sharpening your ability to tackle management challenges and developing your people-management skills You will improve your performance in your current position and increase the possibility of assuming new responsibilities The program will enable you to develop as well as understand yourself, and your management style Some International faculty will be available for your personal consultations Our take-home agenda will keep you on the knowledge platform thereby helping you continue with your education You will become a member of the Strathmore alumni network Key Focus Areas Provide a forum for discussion which will enable managers to re-assess their views on the current business environment Broaden participants’ management focus to obtain a more global perspective of business thereby be better prepared for decision-making and analysis Challenge previously held concepts and assumptions in order to align business practices with the latest trends in economic conditions Present the latest concepts and ideas for developing corporate strategies that create value... [-]

Masters of Management in Finance (MMF)

McGill University
Campus Full time 12 months July 2018 Canada Montreal

The McGill Masters of Management in Finance (MMF) degree is a pre-experience twelve-month specialized program in finance. The MMF program prepares students for a career in finance through a comprehensive curriculum that integrates advanced financial concepts and quantitative methods with real-world business practices. [+]

Masters in Management Science. The McGill Masters of Management in Finance (MMF) degree is a pre-experience twelve-month specialized program in finance. The MMF program prepares students for a career in finance through a comprehensive curriculum that integrates advanced financial concepts and quantitative methods with real-world business practices. The MMF is designed for recent graduates with a Bachelor of Science, Engineering, Economics, Arts or Commerce degree and with proven quantitative skills who aim to work in the finance industry or in the finance function of a business. The next cohort starts in Summer 2018. Gain real life business experience Throughout the program, Master of Management in Finance students work as analysts at Desautels Capital Management Inc., a licensed and regulated investment management firm with an independent board of directors. Major responsibilities will include covering a sector and managing the DCM firm’s portfolio. Program structure The Masters of Management in Finance consists of eleven courses (33 credits) delivered over six modules. Concurrently students will also be expected to complete an Integrative Finance Project (12 Credits). Six Modules 1st Module: FINE 678 - Financial Economics (3 Credits) This course covers the basic principles of valuation in modern finance and applies them to the pricing of financial securities and to the investment decisions of firms. Topics include interest rates, the valuation of bonds, stocks and options, optimal portfolio choice, the price of risk, and capital budgeting. The course serves as a foundation for the rest of the finance courses in the program. FINE 690... [-]

Professional Master's Degree In Business Management

FIA – Fundação Instituto de Administração
Campus Part time 2 years February 2018 Brazil São Paulo

The Professional Master in Business Management was created in 2013 in order to promote education for professional advancement in the management area and in areas that are related to it, favoring the development of knowledge in theories and management practices. [+]

The Professional Master in Business Management was created in 2013 in order to promote education for professional advancement in the management area and in areas that are related to it, favoring the development of knowledge in theories and management practices. Students are forums for discussion of ideas and building relationships to promote a stimulating environment for dissemination and exchange of knowledge between academia and organizations, to test theories, produce knowledge and develop tools that have at the same time, functional and practical use efficiency in specific managerial contexts. The typical profile Master's student, is composed of executives with managerial level, with a minimum three years experience in management of organizations. Have on average 41 years old and 15 years of professional experience. The average class size is 30 students with only an annual entry. GOAL Encourage continuous professional development of its student body; Provide a solid intellectual training in business management to sustain the performance of the course graduates professionals in the best management practices; Contribute to the formation of able to change the professional standards of business management; Provide a forum for discussion of ideas and building relationships; Provide a stimulating environment for the dissemination and exchange of knowledge between academia and organizations; Test theories produce knowledge and develop tools which have, at the same time functional and practical use efficiency in specific management contexts; Contribute to Brazil's economic and social growth. THE PROGRAM The Professional Master is divided into disciplines, forming three functional groups: Instrumental - on the... [-]

Master's Degree In Management

Universidade de Évora
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Portugal Évora

This course has as its main objective, to provide students with adequate and solid scientific background; enhance problem-solving skills; develop reasoning ability. [+]

Masters in Management Science. PRESENTATION This course has as its main objective, to provide students with adequate and solid scientific background; enhance problem-solving skills; developing the argument capacity; Foster the creation of self-employment; stimulate interdisciplinary thinking; develop scientific research capacity; develop the capacity to implement and use of ICT management support; develop skills in self-directed or autonomous mode learning. Diponíveisl has the following areas of specialization (every year are indicated ones work): Finance, Marketing, Accounting, Organization and Information Systems, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, General Government, Human Resources. Careers Direction Mid positions, management functions, Entrepreneurs, Specialized Technical Advisory Functions, Public Management functions, obtaining ECTS to access OTOC. [-]

Master of Music – Music Management (MM)

William Paterson University of New Jersey
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Wayne

Master of Music – Music Management (MM) The music management concentration provides the student with the entrepreneurial skills to be successful in the contemporary music and entertainment industry. With its connection to New York industry personnel, its objective is offer the most current information in the classroom and through internships. The music management concentration immerses the music student in the environment of the industry while fostering a clear understanding of the role and needs of managing the artist's revenue streams. Please note that the program is designed primarily for music students who have not earned an undergraduate degree in the music business field. Those graduates who have a music management degree are encouraged to pursue the MBA or a law degree. [+]

Master of Music – Music Management (MM) The music management concentration provides the student with the entrepreneurial skills to be successful in the contemporary music and entertainment industry. With its connection to New York industry personnel, its objective is offer the most current information in the classroom and through internships. The music management concentration immerses the music student in the environment of the industry while fostering a clear understanding of the role and needs of managing the artist's revenue streams. Please note that the program is designed primarily for music students who have not earned an undergraduate degree in the music business field. Those graduates who have a music management degree are encouraged to pursue the MBA or a law degree. Admission Requirements In addition to the University’s admission requirements: Completed SlideRoom application. Cumulative grade point average of 2.75 on a scale of 4.00. Two letters of recommendation. A satisfactory score on the Graduate Record Exam (GRE); a minimum of 149 for general/verbal also is required. A performance audition is required of applicants who have NOT successfully completed an undergraduate degree in music; an audition is NOT required of applicants who have completed an undergraduate degree in music. Program Requirements 36 credits of graduate study. Satisfactory completion of an internship. Satisfactory completion of a comprehensive examination, which carries no course credit and is required of all students. Final project, which may consist of a thesis. MM in Music Management Music Courses: MUS 5610 Research Techniques MUS 5580 Music Technology MUS... [-]

Master's Degree In Event Management

Up Level School of Management
Campus Part time 124 - 124  November 2017 Italy Milan Rome Napoli + 2 more

The Master in Event Management is a modern and innovative education that prepares professionals in the field of creation and event management. Unlike other more traditional courses Event Management aims to be a more comprehensive tool: it is a specific Master on the MICE sector planning strategies and on the fundamentals of integrated communication designed to suit the organizational and communication techniques. [+]

Masters in Management Science. The Master in Event Management is a modern and innovative education that prepares professionals in the field of creation and event management. Unlike other more traditional courses Event Management aims to be a more comprehensive tool: it is a specific Master on the MICE sector planning strategies and on the fundamentals of integrated communication designed to suit the organizational and communication techniques. Why Choose the Master in Event Management? The new Master in Event Management Up level preparing yourself fit you to operate in a highly competitive industry through training to 360 degrees in the events and in the MICE sector. What does the Event Manager? The Master prepares comprehensively the professionals Event Manager to be able to operate in the events market "national and international", a professional who plans and develops the event, assumes responsibility for the selection of creative elements, technical and logistics. She realizes and takes care of the entire event planning, brand building, marketing and communication strategy, the audio-video production, screenwriting, logistics, budgeting, negotiation and global customer service. Event Management A cutting-edge solution to form - through this specific course - professional roles that can keep pace with market demands and even to anticipate them, thanks to a sound and thorough training, which in addition to the theoretical and practical skills needed to send each a concrete and effective approach to the management of corporate communication on the internet. An education that ensures the opening of any innovation to be constantly updated... [-]

Master Management & Engineering

Leuphana University of Luneburg
Campus Full time Part time 4 - 8 semesters October 2017 Germany Lüneburg + 1 more

The Master’s Program in Management & Engineering centers on the handling of interactions between management and technology, as well as on imparting a fundamental and [+]

The Master’s Program in Management & Engineering centers on the handling of interactions between management and technology, as well as on imparting a fundamental and comprehensive understanding of management of modern design. CONTENT AND RATIONALE Strategic design options and operational optimization tasks almost always include interconnections overarching technology, business and management. The in-depth understanding of engineering is seen in varying degrees as a key success factor for the management of industrial enterprises. The program therefore combines the learning of management skills with training in the application of academic methods in the field of engineering sciences. STRUCTURE The first semester includes three modules on the fundamental principles, methods and processes of engineering and simulation. In addition, students will select one from two focuses on Automation Technology (AT) or Production Technology (PT) and complete the Module on Photonic Systems or Production Management. In the second semester, students complete, depending on the focus, Modules on actuators and control technology as well as sensors and intelligent systems (AT) or production engineering and production logistics (PT). In a challenging educational research project, students deal in a team with practical issues, which can be clarified by interdisciplinary or subject-based reflection. In addition, a selection module for individual subject focus is available. In the third semester, students take modules corresponding to the focal points of their studies. Modules on Components of Control Systems (AT) or Strategic Production Networks (PT) as well as three elective modules are available for selection. The third semester, therefore, is particularly well suited... [-]

Master of Commerce

University of Fort Hare
Campus Full time February 2018 South Africa Alice

Learners exiting from this programme will be able to demonstrate management knowledge, skills and applied competency in a large number of fields of the Economic and Management Sciences specifically directed to the private sector. Learners could enter various employment opportunities as business managers as well as self-employed entrepreneurs in highly competitive multi-cultural business environments. [+]

Masters in Management Science. Learners exiting from this programme will be able to demonstrate management knowledge, skills and applied competency in a large number of fields of the Economic and Management Sciences specifically directed to the private sector. Learners could enter various employment opportunities as business managers as well as self-employed entrepreneurs in highly competitive multi-cultural business environments. [-]

Master in Public and Social Policy (PSP)

Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University (FSV UK)
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Czech Republic Prague

Public and Social Policy (PSP) is a two-year English-language Master’s degree programme, which aims to provide students with current relevant knowledge of policy-making process and cultivate their analytical skills. In addition to theoretical knowledge about policy-making process, the programme will offer deeper knowledge in concrete policy domains such as social policy, health policy, educational policy, employment policy or others. [+]

Public and Social Policy (PSP) is a two-year English-language Master’s degree programme, which aims to provide students with current relevant knowledge of policy-making process and cultivate their analytical skills. In addition to theoretical knowledge about policy-making process, the programme will offer deeper knowledge in concrete policy domains such as social policy, health policy, educational policy, employment policy or others. The special attention in the programme will be given to research methodology and policy analysis skills. The combination of knowledge about policy process and methodology skills will lead to unique competences and excellent professional employment or for further studying or research career. The programme is developed in accordance with almost twenty years’ experience with the Czech program on Public and Social Policy. It will, however, be supplemented by experience with already existing English courses and realized international research programs. Similarly, the comparative dimension will be enhanced. The theoretical grounds of the discipline will be covered especially in courses Public Policy a Social Policy. The knowledge about concrete policy domains will be provided in courses Educational Policy, Health Policy and Civil Society in Central Europe. Methodological knowledge and skills will be developed in courses Policy Analysis, Introduction to Social Research Methodology, Statistics in SPSS, Text, Narrative & Discourse Analysis and Diploma Seminar I and II. During the program, both individual and collective students’ work on concrete social and policy problems will be sustained. Description of the entrance examination and evaluation criteria The admissions commission will will assess applicants for study on the... [-]

Master's Degree In Quality Management

Jaume I University (Universitat Jaume I)
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Spain Castellón

The Master in Development Cooperation (MCAD) answered the need to offer, from the five Valencian public universities, high-level training [+]

Masters in Management Science. The objective of this master is to train professionals and technicians in quality management. Among the knowledge provided by these studies include: implementation of systems of quality management, use of reference models for this implementation, application of statistical process control, identification and translation of customer needs into design features, or quality system integration with other business management systems (environmental and knowledge management). Coordination: Juan Carlos Bou Llusar and Inmaculada Beltran Martin. Department of Business Administration and Marketing. UJI. Coordinating university: U. of Valencia-Estudi General Interuniversity with: Universitat Jaume I Number of credits: 60 ECTS credits Duration: one academic year (October 2017 / September 2018) Mode: (October 2017 / April 2018) Price: pending publication (2016: € 46.20 / credit) [-]

Graduate School of Management (Master's Grande Ecole Degree)

Groupe ESC Troyes in Champagne
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 2 years September 2017 France Troyes + 1 more

Groupe ESC Troyes in Champagne was created in 1992, is therefore the youngest French Business School. It enjoys all national accreditations (full recognition by the National Ministry of Higher Education and Research, accredited by the “Conférence des Grandes Ecoles” of France, etc.) and has just started application for international accreditation (EFMD + AACSB). [+]

2-YEARMASTER DEGREE

GRADUATE SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT

As a Graduate School of Management, our mission is not only to train high-potential profiles, but also responsible executives. Beyond the technical skills a school may transfer to its students, our staff is also here to accompany and help students to become respectable, respectful and respected executives. Thanks to a tailor-made curriculum, study periods abroad, student union life and coaching by our teaching staff, you will progressively build a strongprofessional project for yourself and become a young graduate with a brilliant future.

The School is accredited by the French “Conférence des Grandes Écoles ” and is a member of EFMD and AACSB International... [-]


Master in Managerial Economics

University of Wroclaw
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Poland Wrocław

This two-year program presumes prior bachelor's level knowledge in economics. The master's degree is designed for students who expect to pursue a managerial career in business in their home country or abroad. The program provides economic skills and competencies necessary to deal with the management challenges of increasing complexity in modern economy. Courses cover both traditional and emerging... [+]

Masters in Management Science. This two-year program presumes prior bachelor's level knowledge in economics. The master's degree is designed for students who expect to pursue a managerial career in business in their home country or abroad. The program provides economic skills and competencies necessary to deal with the management challenges of increasing complexity in modern economy. Courses cover both traditional and emerging economic fields, including microeconomics, managerial economics, marketing, innovation management, accounting, capital market, competition, industrial and tax policy. The program also includes the problems of international economics and business management on the Global and European Single Market. 1st Semester Civil Law Contemporary Management Macroeconomics Master Seminar Modern Microeconomics Polish for Foreigners Statistics for Business Business Finance Industrial Organizations Macroeconomic Environment of Business System of Governments 2nd Semester Economics of the EU European Legal Culture Introductory Econometric Analysis Managerial Economics Marketing Management Master Seminar Polish for Foreigners Business Law Economic Analysis of the Firm Institutional Economics Institutions and Laws of the EU International Enterpreneurship International Finance 3rd Semester Accounting and Firm Reporting Financial Management Foreign Language (B2+) International Economics Master Seminar Mathematical Economics Physical Education Strategic Management European Public Finance Financial Markets Holistic Marketing International and European Tax Law Investment and Pension Funds Investment Portfolio Management Legal Status of a Manager 4th Semester Human Resource Management Innovation Management International Financial Markets Analysis Master Seminar Structural Funds Management Competition Policy Enterprise Economics Insurance Market International Marketing Modern Growth Theories VAT in the EU [-]