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ONLINE PROGRAM START DATES
Sunday, March 20, 2016
About the Program
What is the Master of Science in Management and Leadership?
The Master of Science in Management and Leadership degree program is designed for current and aspiring leaders in a variety of organizations. This program focuses on key areas of management integrated with the best leadership practices. Unlike a traditional MBA that often includes a broad knowledge from a variety of business disciplines, the MSML at SWU covers the necessary subjects for you to lead teams and organizations effectively and build alliances from a Christ-centered perspective that is characteristic of all the programs offered by SWU. Lessons and concepts from the classroom can be immediately applied in workplaces and organizations.
What do students enrolled in the Management program do?
As a Master of Science in Management and Leadership student, you will gain skills in strategic planning, organizational development, information management and effective decision-making. You will participate in management exercises and learn to apply theory to practice in a way that addresses real-world business problems. You will discover a clear perception of management ethics based on Christian principles and the ability to use collaborative techniques in project development and completion. The program focuses on Christian servant leadership principles, the management of tangible and intangible resources within various organizational cultures and how to effectively achieve organizational goals and objectives.
Is this PROGRAM right for you?
You might consider a Master of Science in Management and Leadership if you wish to advance in your company or organization, desire to expand your management capabilities, enjoy interactions with people, and seek to develop strong leadership skills.
About our graduates
You will be prepared for a career as:
- Senior Management in Businesses and Organizations
- Public Relations Director
- Customer Services Manager
- Risk Manager
- Director of Development
- Director of Patient Support Services
- EMS Director
- Manager of Outpatient Services
"The advantages of being in this program is flexibility around your work schedule, good Christian values and meeting new people. Professors leave us with useful advice outside of our education that we can use to excel in our careers."
Kim Jones, current MSM student
Our graduates have landed jobs at places such as:
- City of Sumter
- Colonial Life
- Duke Energy
- John De La Howe School
- Trident Health Systems