At Hope, the Master of Science in Management degree program prepares students with advanced management skills in leadership, ethics, environmental economics, communication, marketing, finance, research, and strategic management. Business and management disciplines are a launching platform for those seeking the skills to make a positive difference in local, regional, national, and global cultures and societies. Graduates of the Hope MSM program will have the knowledge and capability necessary for the successful management of organizational departments, divisions, strategic business units, as well as upper-level management positions.
Our program features sound research training, a curriculum blend of theory and practice, and ethics-based teaching from faculty with top academic credentials and real world experience. Students combine the management core with a concentration to obtain a degree with professional specialty.
Customized Concentration: Students with well-defined goals for their professional development may find that their needs are best met by a combination of courses as a concentration that do not conform to the specific requirements of any of the four established concentrations in the MSM. In this case, students may create a customized Concentration consisting of any four courses (twelve units) from the concentration listings above. This customized concentration must be clearly defined and created in coordination with the student's Academic Coach.
M.S.M. students may choose one of four concentrations: