Master of Science in Management

Kick Start Your Career in Business

The Master of Science in Management is a catalyst to a professional career for students with little to no work experience. By combining the foundations of business with practical training and industry connections, the MS in Management prepares students for careers in a broad range of industries or fields.

This one-year, 30-credit program includes core business courses that are aligned to the foundational MBA curriculum. Students complete elective credits that reflect their business interests and a three-credit Experienced-Based Learning course.

Master of Science in Management students are able to select electives from the full Katz master's course catalog or they can subscribe to a track of electives in areas identified as in-demand by employers. Students are encouraged to consider a track; however, it is not a requirement.

Some tracks include:

•  Accounting
•  Business Analysis
•  Corporate Finance
•  Human Resource Management
•  International Business
•  Digital Marketing
•  Operations & Supply Chain Management
•  Process Management
•  Project Management
•  Technology, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship

Requirements

Students interested in submitting a competitive application for the program should have a 3.0 GPA and at least a 600 on the GMAT exam. International applicants must also have at least a score of 100 on TOEFL or 7 or higher on the IELTS. No prior work experience or prerequiste courses are required. 

Questions regarding the application process can be e-mailed to admissions@katz.pitt.edu.

Courses

Curious about the courses you'll take as a Master of Science in Management student? View courses and recommended electives.

Professional Development

Here you'll find information about pursuing Project Management Insititute (PMI) certification as well as other professional development opportunities.

Admission

Find all the information you need about the application and admission processes.

International Applicants

View frequently asked questions and answers for international applicants.

Tuition and Aid

Tuition and fees vary based on program, residential status, and other factors. Learn more about tuition and see if you qualify for financial aid. 

Contact Us

The Master of Science team is here for you. Please don't hesitate to reach out to us with any questions you may have!

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