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Rensselaer Catalog 2015-2016 [Archived Catalog]

Master of Science in Management (Troy)


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The M.S. in Management is a 30-credit program designed for students who wish to gain an exposure to the fundamentals of business and some depth in one of its specific disciplines, or, develop a much deeper expertise in a specific discipline.

Required Professional Development & Career Workshops


  • MGMT 6960-1 Prof. Development Workshop 1/Career Workshops  Credit Hours: 0
  • MGMT 6971-1 Prof. Development Workshop 2/Career Workshops  Credit Hours: 0

Electives


4 Electives

  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Elective

Concentrations in the Master of Science Program


A concentration consists of a 12-credit group of related courses. Concentrations aid students in marketing themselves to employers for internship opportunities or for employment opportunities upon graduation.

Business Analytics


Required Course:

  • MGMT 69XX - Technology Fundamentals for Business Analytics Credit Hours: 3

Choose three (3) from the following:

Finance


Students can elect one of two options: Investments or Corporate Finance. All students must take MGMT 6430 and then elect three courses from one of the options below.

Investments Option


Technological Entrepreneurship


Students following the technological entrepreneurship concentration may elect two paths: entrepreneurship for start ups or corporate entrepreneurship. The former focuses on founding a brand new business entity, whereas the latter focuses on creating new growth platforms based on technological innovation within established companies. Both require entrepreneurial behavior.

All students in the Technological Entrepreneurship concentration should take:

Corporate Entrepreneurship Option


Students wishing to pursue the corporate entrepreneurship option can elect two courses from the following list:

Start-Up Option


Then, students wishing to pursue the start up path can elect two courses from the following list:

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