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Master of Science (MS) in Product Management

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Earn an online master's degree in Product Management, train for advanced leadership positions

Leaders in the Product Management sector are facing an ever-increasing need to expand the application of new technology to their industry in order to remain competitive, efficient, and viable now and in the future. 

The M.S. in Product Management is for current professionals in the field who desire to increase their skills to an advanced level and become leaders in Product Management. The M.S. in Product Management also provides a path for personnel in the Product Management field to explore new ground as this section of the industry faces revolutionary changes in highly competitive local, national, and global markets. Graduates will return to the Product Management field with new knowledge and ideas to help the sector progress as it rapidly evolves by employing new technology, techniques, and materials. This degree is for current professionals in the field who desire to elevate their skills to an advanced level in the field.

Graduates with the M.S. in Product Management degree will be expected to fill managerial and leadership positions in commercial companies as well as local, state, and federal governments with a variety of titles such as:

  • Manager, Product Management
  • Product Management Scientist
  • Manager, New Product Management
  • Director, Channel and Product Management
  • Manager, Products
  • Manager, Product Line
  • Product Management Officer
  • Product Management Strategist
  • Business Development Consultant, Product Management
  • Product Management Consultant

Why Capitol?

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Our programs provide practical experience

At Capitol, we believe online learning can equal and even surpass a traditional classroom environment. We provide our online learners with virtual labs and a state-of-the-art instructional delivery platform. With our program, you’ll gain the interaction and hands-on practice you need to develop your potential. 

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We’re industry-focused

Capitol has built a strong track record of providing high-quality academic programs that respond to emerging industry needs, from business analytics to cybersecurity.

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Program is 100% online

Our master’s in Product Management is offered 100% online. Once you are accepted, all you need is an Internet connection and you can attend class. We keep the classes small so you receive personalized attention from faculty who are interested in sharing their knowledge and helping you succeed.

Key Faculty

Richard Baker

Dr. Richard Baker

Associate Dean of Graduate Programs

Dr. Richard Baker is Associate Dean of Graduate Programs at Capitol Technology University. He previously served as associate professor in Indiana State University’s Department of Aviation Technology, and as executive director of the Center for Unmanned Systems and Human Capital Development.  Richard holds a BS in mathematics and an MS in computer science from Indiana State University. He received his doctorate in information systems from Nova Southeastern University.  

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Ian McAndrew

Dr. Ian McAndrew

Dean of Doctoral Programs

An internationally recognized leader in research and expert on low-speed flight, Dr. McAndrew has five degrees: a PhD, two master’s degrees and two bachelor’s degrees. He is a Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society. Dr. McAndrew chairs several international conferences and journals and is invited to give keynote speeches all over the world. He started his career in the automotive industry as an engine designer, and has worked at several universities across the globe. Dr. McAndrew is Dean of doctoral programs at Capitol Technology University. An external examiner on the world wide stage (UK USA, Germany, Italy, Jordan, Japan, Australia, Greece and Kenya) his experience includes over 115 successful Doctorate successes.

Dr. Laura Jones

Dr. Laura A. Jones

Adjunct Professor

Dr. Jones is an award-winning, risk strategist who helps others think strategically about the future of technology and cybersecurity, and how to address potential barriers to success. Laura also served for 10 years as a global management consultant where she developed quality assurance and risk management programs for organizations such as The Pentagon, Department of Homeland Security, Department of the Treasury and various Army agencies. In the corporate sector, Laura led the development of cybersecurity risk management programs for two publicly traded companies; a Fortune 500 company, a newly publicly traded company experiencing hyper growth in their industry and a privately held conglomerate organization comprised of over 360 businesses. She is known driving programs from conceptual framework to global execution. Dr. Jones previously served as an Associate Dean of Students for Academic Affairs. A United States Army veteran, Dr. Jones served 21 years on active duty and earned the rank of Master Sergeant/E8- before achieving an honorable retirement. Dr. Jones is an educator, speaker, author and entrepreneur. She serves as a mentor to other professionals seeking to learn more about risk management.

Career Opportunities

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Market Demand

Graduates with the M.S. in Product Management degree will be expected to fill managerial and leadership positions in commercial companies as well as local, state, and federal governments with a variety of titles such as: 

  • Manager, Product Management 
  • Product Management Scientist 
  • Manager, New Product Management 
  • Director, Channel and Product Management 
  • Manager, Products 
  • Manager, Product Line 
  • Product Management Officer 
  • Product Management Strategist 
  • Business Development Consultant, Product Management 
  • Product Management Consultant

Degree Details


Curriculum

Generally, to apply to a graduate degree program, you should have completed a bachelor's degree or be completing a bachelor's degree prior to enrollment and should have a 3.0 cumulative grade point average or higher.

Some master of science programs have additional technical competency requirements.


Tuition & Fees

Tuition rates are subject to change.

The following rates are in effect for the 2021-2022 academic year, beginning in Fall 2021 and continuing through Summer 2022:

  • The per credit charge for graduate courses:
    • Online or satellite campus (per credit) - $630, plus fees (information technology and other applicable fees)
    • Independent study (per credit) - $877, plus fees (information technology and other applicable fees)
  • The active duty military tuition rate is $350 per credit, plus fees (additional discounts and scholarships do not apply)
  • The retired military tuition rate is $530 per credit, plus fees (additional discounts and scholarships do not apply)
  • There is no charge for online application, $40 fee for paper application

For 2020-2021 masters tuition and fees, click here.

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