Master of Science in Management, General Management

Open up new management opportunities with an MSM

Versatility that Leads to Career Advancement

This versatile degree opens doors to leadership positions in various sectors like marketing, consulting, project management, and general management. Our program focuses on the skills required to be a successful manager or leader of an organization in areas such as non-profit, government, healthcare, or for-profit enterprise.

Engage With Expert Faculty, Industry Leaders

Gain a well-rounded business foundation from our expert faculty and industry leaders. This program is ideal for ambitious professionals who want to expand their skillset and advance their careers. If you're looking for a challenging and rewarding academic experience that translates to real-world leadership success, then IU Southeast could be the perfect fit.

Learn Crucial Management Skills In a Convenient Location

Our program serves the needs of working adults with courses offered on the campus of IU Southeast in New Albany and at the IU Southeast Graduate Center in Jeffersonville, just across the bridge from downtown Louisville. The courses are also delivered in a variety of formats, including in-class, online, blended, and accelerated.

Degree information

30 Credit hours
Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
In-Person

The Master of Science in Management program is designed to provide students who have completed a bachelor's degree with the knowledge, values, and skills necessary to perform leadership roles in the management of people, resources, and technology.

The 12-month M.S. in Management program pairs nicely with an undergraduate degree in a non-business field, enabling you to earn a Master's degree to increase your marketability in the workforce.

Once admitted to the program, students can earn the M.S. in Management degree by completing 30 credit hours of coursework. This should include 21 credit hours of Management Core courses and 9 credit hours in one of the two tracks.

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Careers

A Master's in Science in Management-General Management unlocks diverse leadership opportunities. This versatile degree equips you to excel in fields like marketing, project management, consulting, and general management. Imagine driving operational excellence, crafting strategic marketing campaigns, or leading high-performing teams. With a broad business foundation, you'll be a highly sought-after leader across industries.

Have questions or want more information? Contact us!

Alysa D Lambert Ph.D., SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Professor in Human Resources Management
Director of Graduate Business Programs

Office:
Hillside Hall 44
Phone:
(812) 941-2453
Email:
alylambe@iu.edu
Kim Shaughnessy

Kim Shaughnessy

Student Services Coordinator

Office:
Hillside Hall 221A
Phone:
(812) 941-2362
Email:
krwells@iu.edu

Kentucky residents

Kentucky students are part of our IU Southeast family. In fact, students from eight Kentucky counties receive in-state tuition at IU Southeast! Learn more about the advantages of attending IU Southeast including the most affordable tuition in the region, staying close to home while you earn your degree, and the unique experience only IU Southeast can offer.

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