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Mission and Goals

The Robert W. Plaster Graduate School of Business Master of Science in Strategic Management is designed to develop competent business professionals who are equipped with the core concepts, frameworks, and techniques of strategic management. Students completing this graduate degree in business with a concentration in strategic management will be prepared to step into a management or leadership position within an organization.

Students completing the Online Master's in Strategic Management will be able to:  

  • Increase knowledge and understanding of the practice of management
  • Develop management strategies designed to allow the organization to achieve its objectives
  • Apply advanced analytical and critical thinking skills to evaluate information, solve problems, and make sound decisions in the area of management 
  • Identify the ethical and legal responsibilities of managers