Application Deadline

Fall - April 25
Spring - November 25

(Fall Only Admission for Large-Scale Data Analysis track)

Application fee will be waived at this time. All supporting documents (e.g. official transcripts, recommendations, personal statement, etc.) can be emailed to graduateadmissions@csi.cuny.edu

 

The Master of Science in Business Management is designed for a broad spectrum of students to obtain knowledge and understanding of the economic, social, psychological, and governmental forces that influence business on a global scale. Students will learn the analytical frameworks and techniques that can be used to interpret dynamic business environments and prepare effective business strategies, as well as the major theories of organizational dynamics, competition, and strategy. Graduates will be able to think analytically, communicate clearly, and work effectively in a pluralistic group setting.


Students in the Master's degree program in Business Management are required to take 30 credit hours, or ten courses at three credits each, at the graduate level. Two tracks are offered in order to complete the Master of Science in Business Management:

  • Strategic Management Track
  • Large-Scale Data Analysis Track

Contact Information

Chandan Acharya
Program Coordinator
Strategic ManagementProfessor Chandan Acharya
Building 3N Room 231
Phone : 718.982.2953
Contact Via Email
Hyoung Suk Shim
Program Coordinator
Large-Scale Data AnalysisProfessor Hyuong Suk Shim
Building 3N Room 224A
Phone : 718.982.3309
Contact Via Email

Application & Graduate Catalog

Large-Scale Data Anaylsis Track

The Large-Scale Data Analysis Track offers students wishing to study management with a focus on quantitative management the opportunity to focus their study on the areas of management that are strongly grounded in quantitative methods. The track is focused on large-scale data and includes significant opportunity to utilize the large scale computational resources of the CUNY High Performance Computing Center.

Students in the Master’s degree program in Business Management - Large-Scale Data Anaylsis Track are required to take 30 credit hours, or ten courses at three credits each, at the graduate level.

Admission Requirements
 

Baccalaurete degree with overall Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher

(CSI students with an undergraduate of 3.5 or higher may be fast-tracked. Please contact graduateadmissions@csi.cuny.edu)

 

Strategic Management Track

The Strategic Management Track offers students an opportunity to study management with a focus on management theory and decision-making skills. Students are given a firm grounding in management, finance, marketing, ethics, human resource management, and global business strategy and have the option to take two elective courses in various areas of business.
 

Students in the Master’s degree program in Business Management - Strategic Management Track are required to take 30 credit hours, or ten courses at three credits each, at the graduate level.

Admission Requirements
 

Baccalaurete degree with overall Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher

(CSI students with an undergraduate of 3.5 or higher may be fast-tracked. Please contact graduateadmissions@csi.cuny.edu)

 

Application Procedures

Graduate Application:

The application must be completed online at Graduate Application.

Transcripts:

Applicants must request official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended. If you are currently enrolled in a post-secondary institution, have one transcript sent now and another sent when you complete the courses that you are taking. Applicants who have been enrolled at CSI do not need to request a CSI transcript; the Office of Recruitment and Admissions will obtain a copy.

Application Fee:

A $75.00 non-refundable application fee is required of all applicants. Please make your check or money order payable to the College of Staten Island. Veterans are exempt from paying the application fee. Veterans must provide proof of their Veteran/Military status in order to be waived from paying the application fee.

Letter of Intent:

A one-to-two page letter explaining your interest in pursuing a graduate program in Business Management.

Letters of Recommendation:

Two letters of recommendation from instructors or employers.  One letter, whenever possible, should come from a current or former employer. Recommendations can be hand-delivered or mailed to the address below or emailed by the recommender directly to graduateadmissions@csi.cuny.edu.

Resume:

A brief 1-2 page resume which should be fully up-to-date and include all post-college work experience.

Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) or Graduate Record Examination (GRE): 

We require a score report for the GMAT or the GRE (General.) The CSI Institution code for GMAT is 282KN35 and for GRE is 2778. Students from CSI or an AACSB-accredited institution who have an undergraduate GPA of 3.2 or higher can request a waiver which is subject to review.

English Proficiency Examination:  The TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE exam is required of students for whom English is a second language.

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): Minimum required score is 79 (Internet). For additional information or to register for the exam, please visit the TOEFL website at www.ets.org. Our institutional code is 2778.
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS): We will only accept the academic exam scores. The minimum required score is 6.5 (overall band).  For additional information or to register for the exam, please visit the IELTS website www.ielts.org.
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE): Minimum required score is 53. For additional information or to register for the exam, please visit the PTE website www.pearsonpte.com.


All documents must be submitted to the Office of Recruitment and Admissions.

Mailing Address:

Office of Recruitment and Admissions, Graduate Unit
College of Staten Island, CUNY
2800 Victory Boulevard, Building 2A, Room 103
Staten Island, NY 10314
718-982-2019
graduateadmissions@csi.cuny.edu