Inside Look Into MS in Enterprise Risk Management
An MS in Enterprise Risk Management degree provides graduates with the tools and knowledge to:
- Develop a thorough understanding of risk.
- Protect shareholder value by managing the downside of risk.
- Position the organization to better leverage the upside of uncertain outcomes
- Increase supply chain responsiveness and resilience.
- Effectively communicate across firm boundaries regarding risk management.
- Develop and implement a crisis management communications plan.
- Thoroughly assess insurance needs.
- Develop plans to protect reputation, information, financial assets, and personnel.
- Improve decision making at all levels of the organization.
The MS in Enterprise Risk Management can be completed full-time at the Carey Business School's Washington, D.C. center, or part-time in either Washington, D.C. or Baltimore. Beginning in fall 2017, the part-time program will also be available online.
- The full-time 36-credit MS in Enterprise Risk Management is ideal for those new to the industry or with less than two years of work experience and is designed to be completed in one year.
- The part-time 36-credit MS in Enterprise Risk Management is ideal for working professionals with at least two years of experience.
The full-time, 36-credit MS in Enterprise Risk Management is ideal for those new to the industry or with less than two years of work experience, while the part-time program was created for working professionals advancing in their careers. Both formats are offered at the Carey Business School Washington, D.C. Center, and the part-time format is available in Baltimore.
Beginning in fall 2017, the part-time MS in Enterprise Risk Management will also be available in an online format. Students applying for the online part-time program should review the technology requirements for online students.
The program includes the following courses, but course sequence and availability of specific electives may vary. Students must consult with an academic adviser to ensure that they take courses in the approved sequence.
Business Foundations (18 credits)
- Business Communication
- Business Leadership and Human Values
- Business Law
- Accounting and Financial Reporting
- Corporate Finance
- Information Systems
- Statistical Analysis
- Decision Models
- Operations Management
Functional Core (6 credits)
- Data Analytics
- Advanced Business Analytics
- Simulation and Strategic Options
Enterprise Risk Management Electives (12 credits)
- Global Supply Chain Management
- Supplies and Services Contracting
- Crisis Management
- Financial Crisis and Contagion
- Managing Complex Projects
- Managing Financial Risk
- Pricing and Insuring Risks
- Data Science and Business Intelligence
- Special Topics in Risk Management
- Corporate Governance
Students who complete this program between May 2017 and August 2017 are eligible to continue their studies in a complementary new area with Carey's Second Degree Option. More information is available on the Second Degree Option page.
For Academic Year 2016-2017
|Tuition||Application FEE||Matriculation Fee||Registration Per Semester||Graduation Fee|
|Full-Time||$64,000 (for entire 12-month program)||$100||$500||$0||$0|
|Part-Time||$1,290 per credit||$100||$250||$0||$0|
All fees are nonrefundable.
- Late Registration Fee: $250
- Late Payment Fee: $250
- Returned Check Fee: $35
- Payment Plan Termination Fee: $75
- Delinquent Account Collection Fee: 25% of the outstanding debt
#Of Students: 43
Avg GMAT: 659
Countries Represented: 7