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  • Graduate in as few as 16 months.
  • 20% tuition discount for full-time working professionals.
  • Small cohort size. Individual attention.
  • 7 - week online classes, two Saturday zoom sessions per course.
  • One class at a time.

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The MS in Management program is designed for working professionals who need to maintain their full-time job while pursuing a graduate-level degree. The program produces organizational leaders who can be successful in today’s fast-paced business world by being able to identify complex problems, implement solutions, and make sound managerial decisions.

The program has two tracks:

The MS in Management program uses a cohort model: our graduate students work together in the program, progress through the same academic curriculum and finish their degree together.


Fall 2024 is July 20th
Spring 2025 is December 15th

Interested in applying?

Contact the department chair at (504) 677-6570 or

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Amanda Bell, class of 2019Amanda Bell, class of 2019: "The MS in Management program has helped me in my career because it has given me the confidence and knowledge to step into a higher level of responsibility, and set a positive example for Ochsner and those around me. Concentrating in what my heart lies in, which is healthcare, I feel that I can make an impact in lives and in health overall.”

Graduate Admission Requirement

Selection of students for the MS in Management Program Admission at UHC is a two-step process, first requiring an online application with official copies of all higher education degrees and immunization form to the Admissions Office. Second, a package with additional required documentation is submitted to the Department of Business Administration.

Additional requirements for admission to the MS in Management program include:

  • Earned Bachelor’s degree from an accredited U.S. institution or the equivalent from a foreign institution;
  • GPA requirement for unconditional admission: an overall undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, as reported on the transcript of the qualifying degree granting institution.
  • GPA requirement for conditional admission: an overall undergraduate GPA of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 scale, as reported on the transcript of the qualifying degree granting institution.
  • Submission of appropriate TOFEL scores if the undergraduate degree is from an international university outside the U.S. or English is a second language. To be considered for admission to the MS in Management program, English as a second language (ESL) applicants must achieve minimum scores of 550 on the TOEFL paper-based test or iBT score of 79.
  • Three professional references. Guideline for Recommendation Letter
  • Submission of a written goal statement of at least 500 words.
  • Submission of a resume or CV highlighting past education and relevant work experience.

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