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Master of Science in Management


Program Overview

 The Master of Science in Management (MSM) at the Coggin College of Business builds a bridge to business for recent graduates and working professionals with non-business academic backgrounds. Completing the program can help you to develop core business skills that will make you stand out and empower you in your first job and throughout your professional career.


The MSM Program is a generalist graduate business program designed specifically for individuals with non-business academic degrees. No professional work experience is required.


Program Highlights

  • 30 credit hour degree program
  • Gain knowledge in all areas of business through core business curriculum – (24 credits)
  • Gain industry specific knowledge through elective courses (6 credits) and extracurricular activities
  • Part-time option to lengthen your studies to allow for internships or full-time work
  • Career coaching provided by the Coggin Career Management Center staff

Participant Benefits

  • Learn the language of business and gain a solid business background to open up advancement opportunities within your undergraduate major field
  • Open career opportunities in the field of business which would have been unavailable without a graduate business degree
  • Strengthen transferable skills to allow for employment in management
  • Gain a network of contacts that will last a lifetime.


Special Notes about the Program

 Attend an upcoming information session by RSVP’ing at the following link



Application Information

University requirements:

  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution or its equivalent from a foreign institution with a GPA of 3.0 or higher in all work attempted in the last 60 credit hours of undergraduate study.

Application Deadlines

Fall Term . . . . . . . . August 1

Spring Term . . . . . December 1 (Applications may be processed after this date. Please contact Amy Bishop.)

Summer Term . . . April 6 for Summer 2018

Admission Requirements

 Additional program requirements:

  • Official transcripts from all attended institutions
  • Resume

Applicants not meeting the above GPA criteria may be admitted on an exception basis pending review of 1). two letters of recommendation from prior faculty and/or work supervisors and 2) a statement of purpose (two page maximum). This information can be submitted directly to Amy Bishop (


Graduate Program Director & Advising Coordinator

Dr. Dawn Russell

Amy Bishop


(904) 620-2575

Building 10 , Room 1351