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2020 - 2021 Catalog 
2020 - 2021 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business, M.S.

Program chair: Dr. Rod Hair

The University of Mary Master of Science in Business program helps students develop skills, knowledge, and abilities needed to excel in complex and constantly changing environment. The MS has a strong emphasis on leadership and soft skills. With several optional areas of concentration, the degree can be tailored for specific career goals.

MS Program Outcomes

Students completing a Master of Science in Business degree will be able to:

  • Integrate decisions utilizing Benedictine values, ethical frameworks, and professional standards.
  • Evaluate the contemporary global business environment in an integrated manner to propose business solutions.
  • Demonstrate professional business communication.
  • Interpret results from multiple business support tools to inform decision making.
  • Synthesize content from professional journals and scholarly research to make conclusions regarding business practices.
  • Assess business best practices using qualitative methodology.


Major Requirements

Required Core

The following courses are core content for the MS and are completed by all MS students:

Choose One: Concentration

Students are required to select one concentration to complete the M.S. in Business program.

Total: 36 Semester Credits

Program length: 2 academic years / 4 semesters / 64 weeks

  • Note: adding an additional optional concentration is allowed, but will extend program length on average by one semester