Master's Programs

Areas of Study

MASTER OF ACCOUNTANCY

Offered on Tampa and St Petersburg campuses
This program is designed to meet the increasing needs of business, government, and public accounting. Students entering the MAcc program must already have the equivalent of an undergraduate degree in accounting from an AACSB-accredited school. The program may also be structured to satisfy the requirements to sit for the CPA examination in Florida.

MS in Business Analytics & Information Systems

Offered on Tampa campus
The MS in Business Analytics & Information Systems meets the needs of the marketplace for expertise in both information technology and management. Highly qualified individuals with motivation for leadership in information technology fields are encouraged to apply for admission to this program.

Weekend Executive MS in Business Analytics & Information Systems

Offered on Tampa campus
The professional Weekend Executive Master of Science in Business Analytics and Information Systems is designed for working professionals who want to move into management positions in the information systems and information technologies arenas. This is a business degree, which covers both the technology related to business intelligence and the managerial aspects of implementing these technologies in organizations.

MS IN CYBERSECURITY

Offered on Tampa campus
The master's in cybersecurity is an interdisciplinary program offered by the USF Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Behavioral and Community Sciences, and Muma College of Business and the College of Engineering.

The cyber-intelligence, digital forensics and information assurance concentrations can be completed fully online. Most courses are delivered in a convenient eight-week format that fits into the busy lives of working adults, allowing swift progression through the program.

MS IN Finance

Offered on Tampa campus
The Master of Science in Finance is a specialized degree that emphasizes finance and economics. This program offers an advanced education for people who want to pursue careers in corporate finance, investments, financial services, and related areas. Full-time students can complete the program in three semesters; part-time students can finish in six (or fewer) semesters.

MS IN HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT

Offered on Sarasota-Manatee campus
The MS in Hospitality Management degree offers a variety of learning experiences through case studies, experiential learning, research projects and public, private and institutional partnerships to help you reach your career goals.  It is designed for those who want to play a vital role in addressing the changes and challenges in the hospitality industry. This degree programs helps student hone strategic and conceptual skills, technological abilities and become more effective communicators. 

MS IN Management

Offered on Tampa campus
This is a progressive, dynamic program where students learn about interpersonal and organizational dynamics, planned change, and implementation. Leadership, teamwork, communication skills and organizational change are emphasized.

MS IN Marketing

Offered on Tampa campus
The Master of Science in Marketing is a specialized graduate degree where students can choose an area of emphasis such as marketing analytics, digital marketing and brand management. For the professional currently employed in marketing, it offers the opportunity to enhance overall knowledge, skills, and abilities. 

MS IN SPORT AND ENTERTAINMENT MANAGEMENT

Offered on Tampa campus 
Made possible by a partnership with the Tampa Bay Lightning and The Lightning Foundation, the USF MBA in Sport and Entertainment Management emphasizes business fundamentals of sports: management, marketing, finance, economics, and accounting.  It is USF's only full-time, lock-step, cohort based MBA program.  Students in this program also earn a Master of Science degree that is specific to the industry.

MS IN SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

Offered on Tampa campus
The Master of Science in Supply Chain Management is designed for managers who need advanced training in the discipline while continuing to work full time. The 32-hour program is delivered in a hybrid format, meeting one week on campus each semester with the remaining coursework online.

MS in Entrepreneurship and Applied Technologies

Offered on Tampa campus
The Master of Science in Entrepreneurship and Applied Technologies integrates the principles for successful opportunity recognition, technology and market assessment, product commercialization, new venture formation, and new venture financing into a single interdisciplinary curriculum.  This program has been nationally ranked as one of the best graduate programs in this discipline.