For business professionals, many paths lead to success. Although no one size fits all for senior leadership roles, those with the most business experience have better opportunities for career growth.
In a rapidly advancing world, business leaders are pressed for time, yet they possess a desire to grow by advancing and gaining new skills. Now working professionals can achieve that master’s degree advantage with Marian University’s Master’s of Science in Management degree – all while maintaining their current role.
Online Master’s in Management
With Marian’s self-paced courses, business leaders can earn an advanced degree while learning about the latest industry trends, which prepares leaders for possible career advancement and promotion.
An online Master of Science in Management degree is a strong example of how individuals can distinguish themselves and become organizational leaders. For the current leader, the program provides innovative concepts that refresh knowledge and provide new insights applicable across multiple industries.
Our Master of Science in Management program focuses on individuals who have earned a bachelor’s degree and want to increase their industry knowledge or advance toward senior leadership positions.
Faculty and Courses are Focused on Current Trends
The business program faculty analyzes current trends and shares this information to provide knowledge to students. The trend analysis helps learners develop skill sets designed to better understand emerging concepts and technologies. The goal is to ensure pioneering data propels our learners into having the vital, current information that makes them more valuable to organizations.
The faculty at Marian bring both industry and education experience into their classrooms. Assistant professor Jessica Little monitors current marketing trends and shares findings so learners can understand how social media plays a large role in business operations. “With my extensive background in marketing, product development, branding, buying, and advertising, I enjoy challenging my students to find solutions for real-world scenarios.”
Dr. W. Alan Dixon, Sr. most recently spent nearly 35 years working in Human Resources and Operational Director roles for Fortune 500 companies. He brings his experience in leadership, diversity, and inclusion to help leaders understand how to navigate the organizational hierarchy.
Earn a MIM Degree, Even with a Busy Schedule
The 30-credit online Master’s in Management covers a wide variety of courses students can take as their hectic schedule permits. Business leaders will graduate with a deeper understanding of concepts that include:
- Emotional Intelligence
- Leading Teams
- Managerial Accounting
- Project Management
- Operations Management
- Managing Ambiguity and Change
- Strategy and Decision-making
“MIM graduates differentiate themselves as Marian courses provide insight into how to take projects from creation to completion,” shares Dr. Dixon. “Hands-on project management skills are a must for all organizational leaders and our graduates are prepared to make a difference in any organization.”