Management MiM


Learn more about the Master in Management.

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.

Beginning with the 2023-2024 academic year, the MiM program is only offered at Temple University's Japan campus.

Time Limit for Degree Completion: The MiM program is designed to be completed on a full-time basis with a cohort in one year, although Graduate School guidelines allow for up to six years for completion of the master's degree.

Campus Location: Main; as of the 2023-2024 academic year, Temple University Japan only

Full-Time/Part-Time Status: The program is designed to be completed on a full-time basis with a cohort. Classes are held in the evening to accommodate internships and other obligations.

Accreditation: The MiM program is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).

Non-Matriculated Student Policy: The MiM program is a cohort program, and courses may not be taken on a non-matriculated basis.

Financing Opportunities: United States Federal Student Aid is available only to U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the United States. The Fox School grants 5% tuition scholarships to alumni who are admitted to the program. Scholarship funds are limited. For more information, visit

Admission Requirements and Deadlines

Application and Student Visa Application Deadline:

For Fall 2023 Admission:

  • January 25 – Earliest Date to begin work on student Visa Application if seeking a student visa through TUJ
  • February 28 – Early Admissions Deadline for Application
  • April 15 – Application Deadline if seeking a student visa through TUJ
  • April 25 – Visa Deadline if seeking a student visa through TUJ. Applicants who do not have permission to reside in Japan through citizenship or a prior long-term visa must apply for a student visa through TUJ.
  • June 30 – Final Application Deadline if not seeking a student visa through TUJ

The cost to apply is ¥12,000. An email with payment instructions is sent to applicants after submission of the online application form.

Applications are reviewed as they are received and will be considered after the deadline on a space-available basis.

APPLY ONLINE to this Fox graduate program.

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

Resume: Current resume or CV is required.

Interview:  Candidates are invited to interview in person or virtually.

Transfer Credit: Transfer credit is not accepted for the MiM.

Program Requirements

General Program Requirements:
Number of Credits Required Beyond the Baccalaureate: 30

Required Courses:

Year 1
FallCredit Hours
Mid-August Pre-Term (2 weeks) 
BA 5411Business Fundamentals I3
Full Term 
ACCT 5411Financial and Managerial Accounting in Decision Making3
BA 5412Business Fundamentals II3
HRM 5411Managing People3
MIS 5411Business Intelligence and Data Visualization3
 Term Credit Hours15
BA 5687Advanced Professional Development Strategies0
FIN 5411Financial Management3
MKTG 5411Marketing Management3
SGM 5411Organizational Strategy3
 Term Credit Hours12
BA 5486Capstone Experience: Internship23
Capstone Project 
 Term Credit Hours3
 Total Credit Hours: 30

Culminating Events: Successful completion of coursework is required to earn the MiM degree.


U.S. Department Information:

Fox School of Business and Management

1801 Liacouras Walk

701 Alter Hall (006-22)

Philadelphia, PA 19122



Fax: 215-204-1632

Japan Department Information:

Fox Master in Management Program

1-14-29 Taishido, Setagaya-ku

Tokyo, Japan 154-0004


Submission Address for Application Materials:

Department Contacts:

Assistant Dean, International Business Programs:

William J. Swinton

+81-3-5441-9800 x9120

MiM Program Development Coordinator:

Eriko Kawaguchi