MPS Degrees

Applied Intelligence

Prepare to navigate the technology-driven intelligence landscape by acquiring the critical analysis and communication skills needed for success in this industry.Available Online.

Design Management & Communications

Leverage the strengths of both the creative and business sides of the design process to maximize impact. Online Program.

Emergency & Disaster Management

Join the next generation of practitioners and leaders in the evolving field of emergency management. Available in online, on-campus, and executive formats, these programs emphasize critical skills and leadership strategies to manage large-scale crises. Available Online.

Global Higher Education

Develop the strategic thinking and global perspective needed to thrive as a leader in higher education. Available Online.

Global Hospitality Leadership

Develop a 360-degree perspective of hospitality across local, regional, and global levels while engaging with industry experts and innovators through client work, class trips, and networking events.

Global Strategic Communications

Participate in a unique blend of online learning and collaborative on-site residencies around the world to cultivate the strategic mindset and global outlook you need to address challenges, seize opportunities, and lead with confidence.

Higher Education Administration

Develop the practical, applied knowledge needed to effect change in the higher education landscape. Available Online.

Human Resources Management

Acquire a deeper understanding of organizational behavior and master the data analysis competencies needed to become an HR business partner, understand business challenges, and take a strategic approach to human capital decisions. Available Online.

Integrated Marketing Communications

Master the analytical thinking and creative skills needed to work across traditional and digital media channels in order to design an engaging brand experience. Available Online.


Engage with award-winning journalists in the fast-paced news hub of Washington, D.C., while mastering the digital and entrepreneurial skills needed for success in today’s job market.

Program & Portfolio Management

Participate in applied intensives and online study and develop the competencies and strategic mindset needed to effectively use organizational resources to deliver maximum value.

Project Management

Master the technical knowledge and leadership skills needed to effectively plan, manage, and execute complex projects. Available Online.

Public Relations & Corporate Communications

Become a forward-thinking and impactful communicator through an award-winning program that emphasizes strategic thinking, real-time client engagements, and cross-platform storytelling. Available Online.

Real Estate

Gain a comprehensive understanding across all facets of the real estate industry while building real-world experience in Washington, D.C.—one of the top real estate markets in the world. Available Online.

Sports Industry Management

Engage with sports business practitioners from leading organizations while gaining the essential communication, business, and leadership skills that place you in high demand in today’s global sports industry. Available Online.

Systems Engineering Management

Develop both the leadership and the technical skills that you need to successfully manage high-level projects, create solutions, and inspire change in today’s complex world.

Technology Management

Learn from the nation's top CIOs, strategic directors, and IT executives while cultivating the strategic skills, technical knowledge, and practical experience needed to become an effective leader. Available Online.

Urban & Regional Planning

Examine urbanization on a global scale through an applied curriculum that covers topics ranging from economic development, land use, and culture to transportation, energy, and the environment.


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