Institute for Professional Studies: Management

Master of Arts in Management

A Master’s in Management degree from Avila University will go beyond preparing you to work with numbers to one that will prepare you to work with people. At Avila, you will gain a broader perspective of management—one that will sharpen your critical thinking and communication skills, help you understand what truly motivates employees, and assist you in building your career development while strengthening your workplace environment. 


  • Change Management
  • Executive Leadership Development
  • Inclusion & Belonging
  • Workforce Instructional Design
  • Marketing
  • Project Management
  • Strategic Human Resources

Program highlights

  • 34 credit hours
  • 8-week courses
  • Fully Online – using online and remote technologies to deliver courses
  • Prospective students can start at the beginning of any term
  • Finish in as little as 18 months
  • Designed for working adults
  • General degree or eight concentrations (concentrations replace 12 hours from the general degree)

Career Opportunities

Some fields that are experiencing continued growth and demand for individuals with a master’s in management include: 

  • Healthcare 
  • Infrastructure development 
  • Green technologies 
  • Non-profit organizations 
  • Global business 
  • Government 

Job opportunities with a graduate degree in management include positions in some of the following areas: 

  • Consulting 
  • Information Management 
  • Regional Management 
  • Supply Chain Management 
  • Financial Analyst 
  • Research Associate/Analyst 
  • Human Resources Management 
  • Procurement 

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