Master of arts in organizational management

The particular strengths of the Master of Arts in Organizational Management program include an emphasis on understanding the nature of the managerial role, analyzing broad societal trends related to the world of business and developing an individual work-related research project. Individuals in any managerial/supervisory position, as well as those in human resources and marketing, may be most interested in the MAOM degree.

The program is a group-based course with a set curriculum designed to be completed in two school years. Groups meet once a week. Each three-credit course meets six times in four-hour time blocks.

The MAOM program prepares graduate students for enhanced roles in their organizations and the larger society. Students examine carefully the roles organizations play in an era of rapid and global change.

Program characteristics

    • Admission to the MAOM program does not require an undergraduate business degree. Students are employed in the for-profit, not-for-profit and public sectors and have various educational backgrounds.
    • Students enhance their managerial skills.
    • Classes are interactive in nature with opportunities for experiential learning.
    • Students receive personalized attention from faculty members who hold appropriate advanced degrees in relevant fields of study.
    • Evening classes permit students to continue full-time employment.