MS in Management and Systems Curriculum


CORE CURRICULUM: The core curriculum is designed to provide you with a deep and broad foundation in management technology that supports the work you complete in whichever degree concentration you choose.

ELECTIVES: Electives allow students to focus on a special interest or pursue an internship that provides working experience to prepare you for technology management jobs.

CAPSTONE: The capstone project is designed to demonstrate your deep understanding of what you have learned throughout your course of study. This degree requirement can be fulfilled through an applied project, creation of a business plan or completion of a thesis.

CONCENTRATIONS: MS in Management and Systems concentrations allow you to acquire a body of knowledge in key technology and systems areas including: Database Technologies, Enterprise Risk Management, Strategy and Leadership, and Systems Management.


This degree is a 42-credit program consisting of a required set of 8 core courses, 4 student-selected concentration courses, and a required capstone course.


Students should select one elective course and one capstone course.


Students are required to select one of the following capstone courses.


MS in Management and Systems concentrations build skill sets and knowledge in emerging areas of study that serve to enhance your résumé and increase career options. Choose from one of four degree concentrations


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Admissions Criteria

The NYU SPS Admissions team carefully weighs each component of your application during the admissions review process to evaluate your ability to benefit from and contribute to the dynamic learning environment and the challenging curriculum that the NYU School of Professional Studies offers.


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