Rockhurst University

Master of Arts in Management


1100 Rockhurst Road

Kansas City, MO 64110

United States


(816) 501-4000

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts in Management

Format: Online

Program Description:

In Rockhurst University's AACSB-accredited Master of Arts in Management, you'll become an effective, ethical leader who deeply understands leadership, human resources, functional decision-making and team dynamics.

After completing the program, you will be able to:

  • Evaluate leadership theories and effectively apply them to an organizational context
  • Become aware of your own behavior tendencies in group settings and apply this self-awareness to improve your own performance
  • Consider the consequences for all stakeholders when evaluating business situations
  • Apply appropriate behavioral perspectives to optimize organizational performance
  • Analyze and make specific recommendations for successfully operating in a diverse work group
  • Identify, analyze and interpret diagnostic data from organizational activity to make recommendations that optimize organizational performance
  • Effectively communicate ideas, problems and data through written and oral communication
  • Use your communication skills to create an environment where effective dialogue can occur

This AACSB-accredited program is rigorous, affordable and can be completed in as little as 1.5 to 2 years. It prepares you for:

  • Management duties that focus on organizational management skills
  • Leadership roles in specialist fields such as nursing, IT, human resources and education
  • Roles in which people management skills are crucial, and where you can analyze organizational problems to increase the quality of human capital

Choose a concentration in Organizational Leadership and Development, Health Care Management or Nonprofit Administration—and select your own unique path for career advancement as an organizational leader.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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