About the Program
Developed for recent college graduates with business and non-business degrees, the Master in Management (MiM) delivers a comprehensive introduction to the world of business and equips students to become managers, leaders, and problem solvers at globally focused firms. This program, taught by industry experts, is designed for students looking to supplement their undergraduate degree with the knowledge that today’s employers demand in an effort to increase their career marketability.
Time Limit for Degree Completion: The MiM program is a full-time program that is designed to be completed in one year, although Graduate School guidelines allow for up to six years for completion of the master's degree.
Campus Location: Main
Full-Time/Part-Time Status: The program is completed on a full-time basis with a cohort. Classes are held in the evening to accommodate internships and other obligations.
Affiliation(s): Research interests of Fox faculty are supported by numerous centers and institutes throughout the Fox School and Temple University.
Accreditation: The MiM program is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).
Job Prospects: The Fox Center for Student Professional Development (CSPD) provides students with career coaching and professional development resources that support the job search. In addition, throughout the program, MiM students are introduced to alumni, executives, and partner firms who desire to work with, support, and hire our graduates.
Non-Matriculated Student Policy: The MiM program is a cohort program, and courses may not be taken on a non-matriculated basis.
Financing Opportunities: Citizens and permanent residents of the United States are considered domestic students and are typically eligible for federal student loans and alternative loans through private lenders. The Fox School grants 5% tuition scholarships to alumni who are admitted to the program. Scholarship funds are limited and available based on merit.
Admission Requirements and Deadlines
- December 15 – Early Admissions Deadline
- March 1 – Scholarship Deadline and International Deadline
- June 30 – Final Deadline
Applications are reviewed as they are received and will be considered after the deadline on a space-available basis.
Letters of Reference:
Number Required: 2
From Whom: Professional references from an immediate supervisor, current or past, are preferred. Academic references are acceptable.
Bachelor's Degree in Discipline/Related Discipline: The equivalent of a four-year U.S. baccalaureate degree from an accredited university or college is required. For three-year degrees, mark sheets must be evaluated by WES or another NACES organization.
Statement of Goals: Essay prompts can be found in the online application portal.
Standardized Test Scores:
GRE/GMAT: Scores may be requested based on the applicant's academic and/or professional background. Candidates with an undergraduate GPA below 3.0 are required to submit valid GMAT or GRE test scores. Consult an admissions advisor with any questions.
Applicants who earned their baccalaureate degree from an institution where the language of instruction was other than English, with the exception of those who subsequently earned a master’s degree in a country where the language of instruction is English, must report scores for a standardized test of English that meet these minimums:
- TOEFL iBT: 90
- IELTS Academic: 7.0
- Duolingo: 110
- PTE Academic: 68
Interview: Candidates are invited to interview in person or virtually.
Resume: Current resume or CV is required.
Transfer Credit: Transfer credit is not accepted for the MiM.
General Program Requirements:
Number of Credits Required Beyond the Baccalaureate: 30
|Mid-August Pre-Term (2 weeks)|
|BA 5411||Business Fundamentals I||3|
|ACCT 5411||Financial and Managerial Accounting in Decision Making||3|
|BA 5412||Business Fundamentals II||3|
|HRM 5411||Managing People||3|
|MIS 5411||Business Intelligence and Data Visualization||3|
|Term Credit Hours||15|
|FIN 5411||Financial Management||3|
|MKTG 5411||Marketing Management||3|
|SGM 5411||Organizational Strategy||3|
|Term Credit Hours||12|
|BA 5486||Capstone Experience: Internship2||3|
|Term Credit Hours||3|
|Total Credit Hours:||30|
Students select an elective from an approved list of courses.
Students who are employed may select an immersion course or other elective on the approved list in consultation with the Academic Director.
Culminating Events: Successful completion of coursework is required to earn the MiM degree.
Program Web Address:
Fox School of Business and Management
1801 Liacouras Walk
701 Alter Hall (006-22)
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Submission Address for Application Materials: