Wanted: Confident, Effective Business Leaders
Be the reason employees and businesses succeed.
Offered fully online, Bauer’s MS in Management and Leadership is designed for ultimate flexibility while still offering the networking and industry exposure of an in-person experience. You can study full-time or part-time from anywhere in the world.
You’ll learn from a combination of Tier 1, tenure-track faculty and experienced practitioners who bring their decades of knowledge to the classroom. Explore core business competencies from organizational behavior and management to ethical leadership and critical reasoning.
Whether you’re new to the workforce or are looking to level up your job prospects, the MS in Management and Leadership can put you in the driver’s seat in as little as 12–18 months.
Are you ready to change your future?
The Bauer Difference
- High-quality management is a key concern
- Flexibility is key: Take courses online from anywhere in the world—your degree fits into your schedule.
- Learn from faculty who are both respected educators and business leaders with years of learned experience in industry.
- Make important industry connections in Houston, the 3rd largest urban environment in the U.S.
MS Management & Leadership
Business Acumen on a Flexible Schedule
Offered fully online, you can complete your MS in Management and Leadership degree in as little as 12–18 months, or you can take your time. The choice is yours.
Tailor your degree to your interests and career goals by choosing electives in a range of areas, such as management in high-tech organizations, leading virtual teams, and working with a culturally and globally diverse workforce.
Houston’s Powerful Network
Houston is a global business leader that’s home to dozens of Fortune 500 companies. This online program gives you ample opportunities to work directly with many of these companies through real-world projects, learning invaluable lessons and making important connections.
The Rockwell Career Center at Bauer gives you access to a dedicated team of career advisors who will provide you the resources and coaching you need to chart the next steps in your career.
Over 100 Available Scholarships
Last year, more than 700 Bauer College of Business students were awarded more than $3 million in Bauer scholarships. Contact the Bauer Scholarship Coordinator to learn more.
Management & Leadership Faculty
Learn from the Best
Bauer’s Management department is one of only five U.S. schools with multiple Academy of Management Journal Hall of Fame Members, as well as industry professionals and avid publishers of scholarly work.
Ksenia Krylova Mohebbi
MS in Management and Leadership Program Director
- 2019-2020 University of Houston Teaching Excellence Award recipient
- Scholarly interests include organizational trust, apologies and forgiveness, dispositional attributions, and impression management
- Research published in Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Knowledge Management, and Leadership Quarterly
How to Apply
Admission eligibility for the Online MS in Management &Leadership program requires a four-year undergraduate degree (or foreign equivalent) from an accredited institution. You also need to take the GMAT. GMAT waivers are available for qualified candidates who can demonstrate experience, internship experience, or strong academic performance at the undergraduate level.
Please note that competitive GMAT/GRE scores may help your chances of admission and being awarded merit aid.
What makes a Bauer MS Management & Leadership student?
Data reflects entering classes of Fall 2021
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