Master of Arts in Organizational Management

Today's business world is rapidly changing. A graduate degree is a necessity for upper management employment and career advancement.

Your accredited Master of Arts in Organizational Management will provide you with an understanding of the culture and behavior of organizations.

The Master of Arts in Organizational Management is designed for those professionals interested in an advanced educational degree and who want to develop or intensify their management and leadership skills. Strategic techniques and the important role that human resources managers play are featured. The program provides an in-depth study of the elements, structure, culture and behavior in organizations.

The curriculum emphasizes how to efficaciously manage teams, systems and leadership for both the human and technical sides of organizations.

  • A Baccalaureate Degree in Business, Management, or related fields.
  • Thirty-six (36) semester hours, 12 courses, beyond the Bachelor's Degree.
  • DSC 680 Managerial Decision Processes is required and the final course.
  • No thesis required
  • Cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better.

Upon completion of this program, you should be able to:

  • Analyze management and leadership and explain its influence on personal and organizational effectiveness.
  • Evaluate the concepts and analytical tools of strategic management, decision making and ethics.
  • Analyze and evaluate the diverse issues and challenges of management and human relations management.
  • Evaluate, analyze and apply techniques of marketing, management, organizational management and leadership.
  • Analyze, explain and apply systems of financial management in decision processes.

Course Requirements
MKT-630Marketing Management3[+ More Info]
ORG-637Organizational Behavior Management3[+ More Info]
HR-638Issues in Human Relations3[+ More Info]
ORG-645Organizational Theory and Design3[+ More Info]
MGT-651Management and Leadership3[+ More Info]
FIN-655Financial Management3[+ More Info]
HRM-657Human Resources Strategic Issues3[+ More Info]
MGT-659Management The 21st Century3[+ More Info]
MGT-661Supervision of a Diverse Workforce and Teams3[+ More Info]
HRM-663Effective Human Resource Management3[+ More Info]
MGT-672Strategic Management3[+ More Info]
DSC-680Managerial Decision Processes3[+ More Info]
OM-682Special Topics in Organizational Management3[+ More Info]



For complete details related to this or any program, please download our catalog.
For information on all SWU programs, visit our consumer information disclosure page.