The Master of Science in Management (MSM) program is designed specifically for individuals with non-business academic backgrounds/degrees. Students come from a wide variety of undergraduate majors and backgrounds. Each student brings a different perspective that creates a dynamic educational experience.

MSM students gain valuable business knowledge and strengthen transferable skills to open up advancement opportunities within their undergraduate major field or the business sector.

Individuals with business degrees are not eligible to apply. Refer to other Specialized Master's programs designed for business majors.

Program Highlights

  • One year master's for non-business majors
    • Business minors are eligible to apply
    • Part-time option available on campus
  • No work experience required
  • Gain a solid business foundation through the core business curriculum (22 credits)
  • Get support from graduate business career coaches
  • Study abroad opportunities at more than 30 elite business schools (optional)
  • Diverse experience through curriculum, study abroad, internship opportunities, and a variety of perspectives from students and faculty
  • For UF students: Option to begin working on the degree while completing UF undergraduate studies or graduate work

Physical Address

Hough Hall 220
1404 Union Dr

Mailing Address

PO Box 117164
Gainesville, FL 32611-7164

Shipping Address

1384 Union Rd
Bryan Hall 125
Gainesville, FL 32611

Phone: 352.273.0668
Fax: 352.392.7347
Email (msm at

Walk-in Hours

Monday - Friday
10:00am - 3:00pm

Can I Apply?

You can apply to MSM if you...

  • are not currently enrolled as a business major
  • have not earned a degree in business of any kind

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College Info

Warrington College of Business
BRY 100
PO Box 117150
Gainesville, FL 32611-7150
Phone: 352.392.2397
Fax: 352.392.2086

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