Graduate and Professional Programs

Online Master of Science in Management & Leadership

Program Overview
Bauer College Online Master of Science in Management & Leadership: Exclusively online


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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 36-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 36-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
Semester Domestic Applicant International Applicant*
Fall 2019 June 1, 2019 Still accepting applications April 1, 2019
Spring 2020 November 1, 2019
October 1, 2019

* Those applicants who are classified as international by the UH Graduate Admissions Office, which includes applicants currently holding any type of visa and those needing a student visa.