By earning an evening or online MS in Business with a Managerial Leadership specialization, you’ll gain the management skills organizations need.

Good management is a key to every organization’s success—and our Master of Science in Business with a specialization in Managerial Leadership will help transform you into the kind of leader today’s organizations seek. Take your career further.

At a Glance

2.28 Million
Current number of jobs for managers in the US

Program Length

As little as 15 months

Format

  • Online
  • Evening courses at our locations in Bismarck, ND; Fargo, ND; Grand Forks AFB, ND; Watford City, ND; Billings, MT; and Fort Riley, KS

Cost per Credit

$520

Is This the Degree For Me?

Who It’s For

  • Administrative Staff
  • Managers
  • Small Business Owners
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Professionals seeking to move into a managerial role or increase their effectiveness as a manager

Career Paths

  • Upper-Level Management
  • Management Consultant
  • Corporate Executive
  • HR Manager
  • C-Suite Executive

What You’ll Learn

In our MS in Business with a Managerial Leadership specialization, you will gain advanced business skills and examine managerial practices and leadership strategies. When you graduate, you will be prepared to:

  • Apply advanced management strategies to improve employee productivity and business results.
  • Evaluate the contemporary global business environment in an integrated manner to propose business solutions.
  • Demonstrate professional business communication.
  • Interpret results from multiple business support tools to inform decision making.
  • Take on leadership roles within your organization.
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Accreditations

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    IACBE

    The Gary Tharaldson School of Business at the University of Mary has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, USA.

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Program Details

Your first step is to apply for candidacy by submitting the application for admission. Candidacy means you are on your way to completing the admissions process! You will need to be accepted into your program before you can enroll in classes.

Upon receiving candidacy, you will need to submit the following to be considered for admissions into a graduate program: 

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75
  • Official transcripts -  Your official transcripts and any test scores that may be required by your program to be sent to the university. Attended the University of Mary before? Then we’ll get your transcripts for you! At most other schools, you can request transcripts by going to the National Student Clearinghouse or by contacting the registrar’s office. You can send transcripts to:
    Office of Admissions
    University of Mary
    7500 University Drive
    Bismarck, ND 58504
  • Application/enrollment fee - This will be collected at the time you fill out the online application.

 For a list of courses for this program, visit the catalog.

  • Online
  • Evening courses at our locations in Bismarck, ND; Fargo, ND; Grand Forks AFB, ND; Watford City, ND; Billings, MT; and Fort Riley, KS
  • Tuition: $520/credit
  • Application fee: $45
  • Technology/Safety fee: $35 per credit
  • Parking fee (evening class participants only): $25 per semester

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