University of San Francisco - School of Management

Introduction

Be a leader. Build productive and compassionate organizations. Be a force for positive change in the world. The University of San Francisco’s School of Management is at the epicenter of global innovation and can help you develop the skills to excel in today’s dynamic business, government and nonprofit environments. Our internationally recognized faculty is committed to teaching you what you need to succeed, including the hallmarks of Jesuit education — social justice and global citizenship.

Why the USF School of Management?

When you join the USF School of Management you join a university committed to developing compassionate and productive leaders. Our mission is to challenge you to reimagine business and management to create a more humane and just world. We demand academic excellence in the service of humankind. We broaden your understanding of today’s global marketplace. We are located in the heart of San Francisco, one of the most intense business ecosystems in the world, which allows us to provide students with unparalleled access to high tech, biotech, finance, venture capital, and entrepreneurial leaders. In addition to the unparalleled real-world application throughout your education at the School of Management, our student-to-faculty ratio is 15:1 for a highly-engaged and individualized learning experience. We bring together students from across the globe to learn both the academic fundamentals of contemporary entrepreneurship and innovation as well as hard-earned business experience and insights from entrepreneurs and business professionals. Our alumni represent 117 industries in 50 states, 9 US territories, and 97 countries around the world. Discover exceptional graduate academic programs, faculty of the highest caliber, and a student and alumni community that is actively changing the world from here. We are an AACSB-accredited institution, the highest standard of achievement held only by 5% of business schools worldwide.

Life at the USF School of Management

Life at USF is more than sitting in a classroom. Students at the School of Management enjoy rich educational experiences that prepare them for today’s dynamic marketplace, from real-world consulting projects and global immersion programs to renowned speakers and interactions with a student and alumni network that is changing the world.

School of Management Faculty

USF School of Management’s faculty are committed to outstanding teaching and are driven by a dual emphasis on academic rigor and social justice. Our educators, practitioners, and scholars provide students with a wealth of international experience in management problems and practices. Their research is sparked by intellectual curiosity and enriched by contributions from academics, and government, nonprofit and business leaders from around the world. The faculty is dedicated to innovative research and best practices, creating a learning environment characterized by high-quality scholarship and mindful attention to the societal impact of their work. They serve our community, our city, and our world through editorial boards, pro bono consulting, boards of directors, and through service-learning projects embedded in their curricula.

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Programs

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MSc

Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Campus Full time 12  August 2019 USA San Francisco

The 12-month USF M.S. in Entrepreneurship and Innovation is designed to ensure recent college graduates gain essential skills and experiences in order to best compete in today’s innovation economy and launch an entrepreneurial career from Silicon Valley. [+]

The 12-month USF M.S. in Entrepreneurship and Innovation is designed to ensure recent college graduates gain essential skills and experiences in order to best compete in today’s innovation economy and launch an entrepreneurial career from Silicon Valley.

Join small classes of motivated students, experience a cutting-edge curriculum, and leverage the Silicon Valley innovation ecosystem.

Develop your career as an innovative leader who will help fashion a more humane and equitable world through the creation of products, services, and new ventures that serve communities around the globe.

Whether your goal is to launch your own firm, join a venture-capital-backed startup, step into a business development role in a large corporate enterprise, contribute to a social enterprise or bring new innovative skills and associations to your family business, the USF MSEI delivers essential theoretical, applied, and experiential learning to help you achieve your objectives... [-]


Master in Organizational Development

Campus Full time 21  August 2019 USA San Francisco

Classes in the USF MS in Organization Development program focus on understanding behavior at the individual, team, and systems levels. [+]

Every organization needs a leader who understands the science of change management, as well as the art of guiding people, teams, growth, and change. Become that leader at USF.

Classes in the USF MS in Organization Development program focus on understanding behavior at the individual, team, and systems levels.

For any organization that relies on its people and their ability to respond to—and drive—change, an organizational development expert is critical.

Organization Development Degree Program Details Typical program length is 21 months, with 32 units. Classes scheduled weeknights and occasional Saturdays; a convenient student schedule for working professionals. MSOD Students represent a rich and diverse range of professional fields. Alumni careers include titles such as senior manager of program implementation, operations manager, and HR manager. Companies include Google, Facebook, Oracle, GoPro, Kaiser, and Credit Karma just to name a few. Unparalleled network and location in the San Francisco Bay Area, at the USF downtown San Francisco campus. Accredited by the AACSB, the highest standard of achievement held only by 5 percent of business schools worldwide. [-]

Master of Information Systems - STEM Program

Campus Full time 24  January 2019 USA San Jose

Become an expert in helping companies succeed with information technology. Earn your Master of Science in Information Systems at University of San Francisco. [+]

Become an expert in helping companies succeed with information technology. Earn your Master of Science in Information Systems at University of San Francisco.

The MSIS program’s curriculum is based on nationally approved curriculum recommendations from the Association for Information Systems (AIS) and the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). It is frequently updated to give USF students a competitive edge for employment.

Build a foundation for long-term career success. The MS Information Systems degree program’s curriculum is based on nationally approved curriculum recommendations Earn your degree while working full-time.Attend evening classes that meet one or two evenings a week, and on occasional Saturdays. The typical program duration is less than two years, including 36 units. Who are your classmates?Learn from your cohort, a network of talented students representing a range of fields. This program is designed for working professionals balancing personal, professional, and academic commitments. Master of Science in Information Systems Program Overview Typical program length is less than 24 months, with 36 units Attend four-hour classes on one or two nights a week Two years of professional work experience preferred Offered at the USF San Jose campus [-]

Master

Master in Global Entrepreneurial Management

Campus Full time August 2019 Spain Barcelona USA San Francisco Taiwan Taipei + 4 more

Gain firsthand, multicultural business experience across three continents with the USF Master in Global Entrepreneurial Management degree. [+]

Gain firsthand, multicultural business experience across three continents with the USF Master in Global Entrepreneurial Management degree.

The USF Master in Global Entrepreneurial Management (MGEM) degree is designed for recent college graduates from various academic disciplines. Through this degree program, students study and observe global and cross-cultural aspects of business decisions within entrepreneurial firms.

Immerse yourself in an unmatched global business experience that takes you to Barcelona, Taipei, and San Francisco to study entrepreneurship and management through the lens of each city’s unique business culture.

Master in Global Entrepreneurial Management Courses are taught in English Study four months in each participating city Graduate in one year All three participating universities fall within approximately the top 12% of business schools accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) The program is developed jointly through the three participating UniversitiesUniversity of San Francisco (San Francisco, USA) IQS School of Management - Universitat Ramon Llull, Instituto Químico de Sarrià (Barcelona, Spain) Fu Jen Catholic University (Taipei, Taiwan) [-]

Master of Nonprofit Administration

Campus Full time Part time 12 - 21  August 2019 USA San Francisco + 1 more

Continue USF’s tradition of ethical leadership and entrepreneurial creativity, learning the theoretical and practical skills needed to become a nonprofit leader in the nation’s oldest graduate degree program in Nonprofit Administrative. Earn a 12-month, specialized Master of Nonprofit Administration degree in the dynamic setting of downtown San Francisco. [+]

Continue USF’s tradition of ethical leadership and entrepreneurial creativity, learning the theoretical and practical skills needed to become a nonprofit leader in the nation’s oldest graduate degree program in Nonprofit Administrative. Earn a 12-month, specialized Master of Nonprofit Administration degree in the dynamic setting of downtown San Francisco.

The University of San Francisco Nonprofit Administration degree program draws from key partnerships with non-governmental organizations (NGOs), nonprofits, foundations and entrepreneurs involved in international development and global engagement.

Students deepen their socially committed scholarship through a customized curriculum that may include academic global immersions, international internships and global capstone projects.... [-]


Master of Public Administration

Online Campus Part time 21  January 2019 USA San Francisco + 1 more

The USF MPA program prioritizes hands-on experience that prepares you to address the public interest through the collection and analysis of evidence essential for implementing public service strategies. [+]

Navigate the intersection of the public, private, and nonprofit sectors. Translate theory into practice and begin implementing policy that supports your community.

The USF MPA program prioritizes hands-on experience that prepares you to address the public interest through the collection and analysis of evidence essential for implementing public service strategies.

A flexible class schedule helps working professionals balance their busy lives, while small class sizes promote one-on-one attention and deeper relationship building.

The Master of Public Administration (MPA) offers two tracks; general public administration track and a health services administration concentration. It provides mid-career and aspiring professionals with an opportunity to obtain advanced managerial education applicable to a broad range of organizations in the public sector, nonprofit, and health care industries.... [-]


Master of Science in Financial Analysis - STEM Program

Campus Full time Part time 18 - 22  January 2019 USA San Francisco + 1 more

The Master of Science in Financial Analysis (MSFA) at the University of San Francisco is focused on building expertise in investment analysis and management. [+]

There is no city in the world like San Francisco. Transform your career in the SF Bay Area with the USF Master of Science in Financial Analysis.

Unrivaled Location

The USF location can directly impact career outcomes. Our downtown campus puts you in the heart of the San Francisco financial district. You’ll build your professional network with leading financial firms and global companies located just blocks away.

Student Experience

Designed for recent graduates and students in the early stages of their careers, the full-time MSFA is a one-and-a-half-year program that includes a Research Project or Academic Immersion. Read more about the MS Financial Analysis degree student experience.... [-]


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USF School of Management Downtown Campus

Address University of San Francisco 101 Howard Street San Francisco, CA
94105 San Francisco, California, USA
Website http://www.usfca.edu/management/
Phone +1 415-422-2221

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