Once professionals begin to move up within an organization and assume increased responsibility, the basis for success shifts from technical expertise to human expertise, and managing the people side of the enterprise becomes top priority. Sullivan’s Master of Science in Management prepares professionals to become highly effective leaders through the in-depth study and application of critical management topics, including:

  • Methods and conduct of organizational assessments
  • Strategic management of human assets
  • Strategic planning in domestic and international environments
  • Managerial communication
  • Ethical decision making

Major emphasis is placed on the effects of rapid, disruptive change on organizations and administrative processes and the consequent ethical and moral responsibilities of managers to society at large.


To train managerial-level professionals to strategically and ethically direct organizational operations, with a focus on leadership development and effective workforce management.

  • Our flexible class options can fit even the most demanding work schedules and the entire program can be completed in 18 months.
  • We offer multiple, mutually exclusive admissions criteria tailored to gauge various abilities to succeed at the graduate level.

48 Credit Hours
Length: 18 months
Time length for program completion will vary depending upon the number of courses taken per term, developmental courses when required, transfer credit accepted, lack of continuous enrollment, etc.

CourseTitlesCredit Hours
CMM 510Interpersonal and Intergroup Conflict Analysis4
CMM 515Conflict Theories4
CMM 540Conflict and Culture4
CMM 542Conflict Coaching for Leaders4
CMM 550Negotiation in Conflict Management4
MGT 510Managerial Communication Skills4
MGT 511Managerial Ethics4
MGT 521Managing Organizational Conflict4
MGT 545Leadership and Team Development4
MGT 580Strategic Human Resource Management4
MGT 695Integrated Management Capstone4
Credit Hours44
Graduate School Elective (4 Credit Hours)12
One elective course from the following list is chosen by the student to complement the student’s personal or professional interests.
Choose One:
MGT 571Competing in Domestic and International Markets4
MGT590Project Management4
MGT596/MGT597/MGT696/MGT697Graduate Management Expereintials 1-44
Total Credit Hours48
Master of Science in Management

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