Jumpstart your career

Recent graduates looking to truly stand out as they launch a career choose this 10-month Master of Management Studies program. You’ll combine a foundation in multiple business disciplines with the practice of new skills to create a springboard for your future. Working with an international peer group and our world-renowned faculty, you’ll have the opportunity to explore different opportunities as you take the next steps toward your future

Get down to business

In less than a year, you’ll develop a strong base in strategy, management, accounting, marketing, operations, and finance. You’ll be able to hit the ground running on whatever path you choose.

Outpace the ordinary

Combined with your academic knowledge, the collaborative skills and professional presence you gain in this program make you more attractive to hiring managers. You’ll have a leg up now, and over the course of your career.

Plot new directions

Starting a club or visiting a new country will help you discover roles and opportunities you never considered. Engaging with industry speakers and gaining experience through case competitions ensures you’ll grow outside your comfort zone.

Join forces

Peers with a wide array of life experiences will challenge and inspire you in ways that build your professional network and create friendships that last a lifetime. You’ll also join a circle of 160,000+ Duke alumni worldwide, connecting you with resources and relationships that expand your set of opportunities.

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