Management, M.S.


Our M.S., Management Program

Our M.S., Management program is designed to help students identify and develop the skills necessary to manage contemporary organizations. The Masters of Science in Management degree addresses "professional skills" such as critical thinking, collaboration, team building, human relations, and leadership that many employers indicate are important for professional success and advancement while also teaching basic business fundamentals. Students in this program focus on the human side of an organization. The MSM program is designed to support the development of managers to ensure an organization's staff is organized, trained, guided, and motivated in such a way as to reach their greatest potential. The goal of the Master of Science in Management Program is to align the synthesis of technology (online methodology), critical thinking, and practical application to develop well-rounded managers with a clear perspective of how to strategically position and lead an organization.

During the 24 month program you will:

  • Earn a master's degree from Greenville College
  • Learn from faculty with real-world experience
  • Work closely with practicing or aspiring managers and organizational leaders
  • Complete an action research project to effect change within your organization
  • Use management theory to address daily operational challenges and implement long term strategic goals

Courses are offered entirely online.

M.S. Management is formatted to meet the needs of working adults. Students will use Greenville's online learning platform to submit assignments, discuss organizational issues, and stay connected with professors and peers.

Online courses at Greenville College are designed with student engagement at the core. Online students are challenged with a variety of learning experiences both independently and cooperatively within the course. The amount of interaction varies by subject, but a well-managed study plan will help the online learner stay focused, on task, and involved. 

Effective Learning for the Workplace

A wide variety of master's level business programs exist, and one of your most difficult choices is deciding which program fits your needs. Greenville's M.S. Management is ideal for students who want to develop practical management skills. The program emphasizes highly relevant, workplace-based situations by requiring students to produce a Capstone Action Research Project. It utilizes a practical approach that benefits working professionals because it allows the immediate integration of actionable knowledge and critical thinking skills in their working environment.

Students will participate in hands-on learning methods and case studies which will allow them to reflect on practices encountered in the workplace along with decision-making skills that can impact workplace situations. 
Students are fully engaged with their organization throughout the master's program. This approach allows meaningful and positive changes to be implemented along with critical reflection.

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