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Master of Science in Management (MSM) 

Master of Science in Management (MSM)

Has thinking about your career made you think about going back to school? Are you checking out master’s in management programs in your area?

At ACU Online, our online master’s in management degree program can help you take charge of your career!

Our Master of Science in Management program gives you you the opportunity to add a fundamental understanding of business to the knowledge and skills you already possess. With curriculum that emphasizes helping you increase your functional and analytical capabilities, our online graduate program in management will give you the tools you need to grow in your career. You can also take advantage of opportunities to specialize your learning with courses in analytics, marketing, healthcare administration, and other fields.

The MS in Management is a 30 credit hour masters level business program with a core of subjects covering primary business functions. In as little as 20 months, students will earn a broad understanding of management theory and practice, and the skills necessary to occupy senior positions within organizations.

Open the door to a vocationally based career built for growth; and improve your prospect for promotion by upgrading your functional skill set with a Master of Science in Management from ACU Online.

We understand the cost of graduate school can be overwhelming, which is why ACU offers a variety of financial assistance to qualifying students, including our new ACU Online Achievement Award. Learn more about this new scholarship and other financial aid options here.

Program Overview

Credit hours 30
Degree MSM
Program length 20 months
Tracks 5


You will take courses such as:

  • Foundations of Analytics
  • Operations and Information Technology Management
  • Strategic Marketing
  • Leadership
  • Accounting and Finance for Managers
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Innovation


  • Business Analytics
  • Healthcare Admin
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Operations & Supply Chain Management
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What outcomes can you expect from our online master’s degree program in management?

  • General Management
  • Consultant
  • Financial Management
  • Marketing Management

Admission Requirements

  • Application for admission and application fee
  • Official transcript
  • A 3.0 or better cumulative undergraduate GPA. Probational admission may be given to students with a 2.5-2.99 GPA.
  • Course prerequisites for admission to the program include basic statistics, basic financial accounting, and economics 
  • Acknowledgement of the Christian identity of the university and program 
  • Letter of Intent 
  • Resume or CV

See full ACU online graduate catalog, including admission requirements here.
For a comprehensive list of admission requirements for our online Master of Science in Management, please contact a Graduate Advisor.

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Ready to Be a Part?

We’re eager to see not only what you can accomplish with an ACU education, but how your unique perspective can enrich your fellow classmates and ACU as a whole.