The Catholic University of America

Business graduate programs

Graduate Degree Programs

The School of Business and Economics offers five graduate degree programs. Each one teaches career-oriented skills with an emphasis on respect for the dignity of the human person, and the positive role of business and economics as forces for good in communities, institutions and society. All four programs can be completed in one year of full-time study. Part-time options also are available.

Master of Science
in Business Analysis

The M.S.B.A. is a program in business for non-business majors. It emphasizes ethics, integrity and commerce as a service to society, by focusing on the, skills, tools and processes needed for a successful career in business, government, or the not-for-profit sector.

Master of Arts in Integral Economic Development Management

The M.A.IEDM program is the first to create and implement the integrated perspective that development entities demand. It emphasizes innovative measures to evaluate the impact and effectiveness of development programs, while teaching applied management and economics skills.

Master of Science
in Accounting

The M.S.A. is a one-year, 30-credit-hour program for students who have completed a B.S. in accounting or equivalent. Students who complete the M.S.A will be eligible and well prepared for the CPA examination. 

Master of Arts in Integral Economic
Development Policy

The M.A.IEDP program innovatively teaches graduates the real-world skills so needed today in effective policy design and quantitative policy evaluation within an integral framework and perspective towards development.

Master of Arts
in International Political Economics

The interdisciplinary program in international political economics offers prospective graduate students a carefully designed combination of theoretical training and exposure to outstanding policy issues.