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Business Administration

The Professional MBA is a 40 credit-hour program offered through the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee’s College of Business, which is fully accredited by AACSB, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools... COB

Criminal Justice Administration

USFSM’s Criminal Justice Administration program focuses on contemporary issues in criminal justice management and the current challenges facing the field. As a graduate degree, it allows students to apply principles, theories, and research in the field of Criminal Justice to “real world” issues affecting the criminal justice system. Overall, this program is designed to develop leaders in the criminal justice professions. CAS

Education

The M.A. in Education is a selective degree program designed for individuals with an undergraduate degree who seek to advance their careers in educational roles in non-profit, business and educational... COE

Educational Leadership

The Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Educational Leadership in any of the three concentrations are state-approved programs designed to develop outstanding leaders, supervisors, and administrators for the schools of Florida... COE

English Education

The M.A. in English Education (MAEE) is designed for those with a Bachelor’s degree in the field of English. Graduates of this program will have a Master’s degree in Education that includes 18 graduate credit hours in English. Students in the MAEE program work closely with faculty in Education and English who are recognized as strong researchers and teachers in literature, composition, instructional design, and human development and learning, with experience in schools and educational organizations. This program is designed for working professionals, featuring strong faculty mentorship and one-on-one advising to give students maximum flexibility. Students expand on their undergraduate background in literature while gaining applied experience in teaching. Coursework and fieldwork prepare students to apply effective teaching methods in college and secondary classrooms. The cross-disciplinary sequence of courses explores content areas as well as technologies for the classroom. Research skills and strategies to improve instruction are included and field experiences are required. COE

English Education (Archived)

The M.A. in English Education is designed for those with a Bachelor’s degree in the field of English and/or a related appropriate initial certification who desire to increase their competency... COE

Hospitality Management

The Master of Science in Hospitality Management is a 36-credit hour program offered through USFSM’s CHTL. The program will educate students to use strategic development techniques in a variety of... CHTL

Master of Arts in Teaching Elementary Education

The Masters of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) Elementary Education is a program designed to prepare outstanding elementary teachers. Students enter this program after completing baccalaureate degrees in fields other than... COE

Social Work

With a master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) from USF Sarasota-Manatee, graduate students gain the real world experience necessary to land their dream job in a variety of high demand specializations. The program provides students comprehensive training and expertise using the most relevant research and innovative teaching methods. A MSW from USFSM is the first step to a rewarding career as a Social Worker. CAS