M.S. in Management

This one-year program will provide you with the knowledge required to effectively lead people, projects and organizations. You’ll gain crucial business skills that will increase your professional marketability and allow you to excel in today’s business environment.

Our ACBSP-accredited M.S. in Management program has been specifically designed for liberal arts, STEM and other graduates working in a wide range of fields. If you want to take your education and career to the next level, this is the program for you.

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M.S. in Management Online Information Session
Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022 at 12:00 - 1:00 pm

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Quick Facts

Program Units
31 (10 courses)

Average Duration
12 months


  • Online and on campus
  • Full-time or part-time course load

Course Availability

  • Year-round in four 11-week terms during evenings


  • Online
  • Thousand Oaks
  • Oxnard
Program Costs

$875 per credit

$27,125 base cost


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School of Management Coffee Chat

Tuesday, December 6, 2022 from 7:30 - 10:00 am

Join us for complimentary coffee and pastries, and the opportunity to get answers to your individual questions in an informal setting. Talk with faculty and admission counselors to learn more about the School of Management's programs. We’ll also give you a voucher to waive the application fee!

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Market Competitiveness

Uniquely designed to provide a solid foundation in management for advancement in non-traditional business careers, you’ll acquire business knowledge and leadership skills to succeed in a competitive job market.

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Less Time, Lower Cost 

The 10-course program can be completed in just one year, saving you significant time and money. Choose to attend classes online or on campus, with a full or part-time course load for your convenience.

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Gain a Comprehensive Perspective

As a student in the School of Management, you’ll have the advantage of working in a diverse community of your peers, learning from faculty who are experts in their field, and networking with business leaders.

About the School of Management

The M.S. in Management program is designed for students who have an undergraduate degree in fields not directly related to business or management. The program provides an introductory education into the business world. It’s an excellent option for recent graduates who want to earn a specialized degree that can be tailored to their career goals. This program provides the knowledge and the acumen that students need for management-level positions.

Ali Akbari, PhD
Professor of Business Administration,