Graduate and Professional Programs

Online Master of Science in Management & Leadership

Program Overview
How to Apply
Bauer College Online Master of Science in Management & Leadership: Exclusively online
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Thank you for your interest in the MS Management & Leadership Program at the C. T. Bauer College of Business. This free preliminary application will only take a few minutes to complete, and will help you learn if you're a fit for the program – before you put together your formal application.

Why Online MS in Management and Leadership?

Offered exclusively online, Bauer’s Master of Science in Management & Leadership degree is designed specifically to improve the marketability of undergraduates who have earned a non-business degree. This 30-hour online program will provide students with a foundation in management and business skills to build their competitive advantage in today’s ever-changing workspace.

Today, hiring managers are seeking applicants with a wide-range of skills such as decision-making, management, leadership, and soft-skills.

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Key Program Highlights
  • This 30-hour online program offers a flexible learning environment while meeting the demands of your career.
  • Focused on soft-skills to set students apart during the hiring process and introduce non-business students to the business world.
  • Students will develop skills including: leadership, business strategy, human resources, and organizational behavior.
  • During this program students will expand their knowledge of business to take their career in a new direction.
  • Is an exclusively online program specifically designed for new graduates that are seeking a higher education here at Bauer and the University of Houston.


World-class faculty
  • Faculty from the C. T. Bauer College of Business serve as members of the University of Houston faculty senate, providing guidance, and a common vision for faculty and administration.
  • Bauer’s Management Department is one of only five U.S. schools with multiple Academy of Management Journal Hall of Fame Members.


Application Deadline

July 1, 2020

Still accepting applications for Fall 2020


May 1, 2020

Still accepting applications for Fall 2020



November 1, 2020

Spring 2021


October 1, 2020

Spring 2021