Develop management skills in our intimate, international learning environment
If you are looking to pivot your career into a management-related field, the MSc in International Management degree program is designed to help you develop your knowledge and skills in management. As a recent graduate with an undergraduate degree in the social sciences and humanities you will find the program’s critical and practical approaches build on the strengths of your prior education, while those graduating from conventional business programs will find greater depth and meaning in the interdisciplinary program curriculum. Entering the program as a current professional you will be able leverage prior career experience in the classroom and will find a refreshing challenge in a critically-oriented academic environment.
The program features core and elective courses, allowing students to focus on various fields of practice, including general management, sustainable development, or NGO and mission-based management.
Complement core requirements in leadership, strategy, finance, ethics and operations with the opportunity to delve further into potential areas of interest such as managing global communications, economics, negotiation, and international relations.
You will learn the skills and tools of project management by using both practical “hands-on” approaches as well as by applying theory to practice. You will aquire the fundamental operations and project management tools and behavioral skills required in both private sector organizations as well as with NGOs and governmental organizations.
Three practice-focused approaches to meet your specific needs and interests
There are three areas of concentration for you to choose from:
- International Management
- Sustainability Systems
- NGO and Mission-based Management
Changing the World
Graduates from the MSc in International Management go on to meaningful careers in diverse fields across the world. They represent contemporary, forward-thinking managers, engaged leaders for sustainable development, and thoughtful professionals making a difference on the international stage.
As a student you will benefit from hands-on fieldwork and research development as you gain professional skills throughout the duration of your studies. This, together with the rigorous academic training, can lead to jobs in companies across the world. You will be well-prepared to pursue a career in a range of sectors and organization types, including corporations, non-governmental organizations, start-ups, nonprofits and family businesses.
The American University of Paris has been continuously accredited since 1973 by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE), one of only six prestigious regional accreditation associations in the United States. The Middle States Commission accredits many other well known universities in the United States, such as Cornell University, Columbia University, and New York University.
AUP is a non-profit educational institution incorporated in the State of Delaware and licensed by the Board of Education as a Delaware institution of higher education. The University is registered in the United States as a 501 (c) (3), a not-for-profit organization.