Diversity Management Specialization M.A.

Diversity Management Specialization M.A.

The first and only program in the country combining cultural competence with leadership development.

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Develop the following culturally intelligent leadership competencies:

  • Global cultural skills
  • Emotional intelligence
  • Effective conflict management
  • Capacity to cope with ambiguity
  • Lead change successfully
  • Transform resistance into readiness
  • Use team conflict to create team advantage
  • Understand the influence of culture on team performance
  • Create work climates that increase engagement and improve productivity
  • Leverage diversity and inclusion to drive innovation

Exceptional leadership is not haphazard. Come learn with us and increase your leadership value.

There are two options:

  • The Master’s degree in Diversity Management (40 credits)
  • The Graduate Certificate (18 credits) for professionals who already hold an advanced degree.

All graduates also earn certification as Diversity Professionals (CDP).

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Profiles of our alumni

Phone: 216-687-2587 Email: diversityprogram@csuohio.edu

Program Highlights

  • Executive MBA style format
  • Designed for busy professionals
  • Class meets one weekend a month for 21 months
  • All inclusive affordable fee
  • Experienced faculty with global expertise
  • Hands on learning environment with carefully crafted curriculum
  • Network with other talented professionals from business, healthcare, education, non-profit and government agencies



A list of courses can be found in the Graduate Catalog.