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Bay Path University

For a constantly changing world

Bay Path University
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About Bay Path Unviersity's Graduate School

It’s your time to take the lead in this constantly changing world. Bay Path University offers 30+ career-orientated, relevant, and innovative graduate degrees and certificates that bend to the shape of our students lives. The Chronicle of Higher Education has recognized Bay Path University as having one of the fastest-growing private non-profit Master’s institutions in the U.S.

  • Graduate programs include Education, Healthcare, Psychology, Management, Writing, Science, and Technology
  • Degree combinations give the opportunity to customize your learning experience
  • Small class settings offer an intimate and supportive learning environment
  • Flexible full-time or part-time schedules, convenient for busy working adults
  • Multiple start dates and course delivery options, including fully online courses or blended (online and on campus offered at our Longmeadow, East Longmeadow, Sturbridge, and Concord campuses, depending on the program)
  • Extraordinary faculty are teaching practitioners with extensive experience in their field
  • Students have access to mentoring, tutoring, library resources, academic resources, and career development services
  • Accelerated format allows students to complete their degree in 1-2 years, while continuing to work
  • Financial aid is available
  • No GMAT or GRE required (in most cases) 

About Bay Path University

Founded in 1897, Bay Path University focuses on preparing our students for a constantly changing world. Our main campus is located in Longmeadow, Massachusetts with additional sites across the state in Concord, East Longmeadow, Sturbridge, and online. Our graduate and undergraduate student body consists of more than 3,300 women and men, representing 46 states, the District of Columbia, and several countries. Bay Path University is fully accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).

A Bay Path University education empowers undergraduate women and graduate women and men to become leaders in their careers and communities with an innovative approach to learning that prepares students to flourish in a constantly changing world.

The Bay Path experience is nothing less than transformational. Our women-only undergraduate programs and our coeducational graduate programs are offered both on campus and online, providing a flexible, 21st-century education for learners at all stages of life and career. Bay Path students find a supportive and diverse community, close mentoring, and rigorous preparation for success in a complex and globally interdependent society. Students graduate with the applied knowledge, portable skillset, and confidence to thrive in their professions, identify and realize their dreams, and make a lasting difference in the world.

Degrees 

  • MS in Leadership & Negotiation

    It's Time to Take Your Seat at the Table...

    Leadership is not about a role. It’s about actions and a mindset that is focused on taking initiative. In order to be an effective leader, you must learn to negotiate. Similarly, negotiators have to lead others to the most beneficial solutions possible.

    Did you know that you negotiate every day? It’s something everyone does, yet most people don’t know it, do it well, or think strategically about how to achieve optimal outcomes. We live in a world where negotiation has become a significant part of our daily lives. In fact, according to research from the MarketWatch Centre for Negotiation, 80% of our communication can be described as a form of negotiation.

    Gain skills that hiring managers are looking for. According to a study by Stanford University, there are a series of critical skills and abilities every employee must have in order to succeed in the 21st century. To...
    More Information » www.baypath.edu/academics/graduate-programs/leader...

    MS in Leadership & Negotiation
  • Certificate in Leadership & Negotiation

    The Bay Path University Certificate in Leadership & Negotiation is a five course program that introduces students to the core concepts, principles, and skills of leadership and negotiation. Student's will learn the basics, including theories and concepts that have been at the heart of this field for many years. Furthermore, they will also learn vital skills through interactive role play simulations and real world assignments that compel them to make connections between the world around them and what they are learning in class.

    Students can complete the certificate program or use their certificate coursework to continue at Bay Path to complete the MS in Leadership & Negotiation degree.

    15 Credit Certificate: 5 core courses
    MLN 500 Introduction to the Theory and Practice of Negotiation
    MLN 505 Introduction to Models & Concepts in Leadership
    MLN 610 Advanced Leadership & Negotiation Concepts
    MLN 615 Leading & Negotiatin...
    More Information » www.baypath.edu/academics/graduate-programs/gradua...

    Certificate in Leadership & Negotiation
  • MBA, Entrepreneurial Thinking & Innovative Practices

    Stay Competitive, That's Business

    Designed for working professionals, the Bay Path MBA in Entrepreneurial Thinking & Innovative Practices promotes creativity, innovation, and an entrepreneurial mindset preparing you for leadership roles in corporations, nonprofits, small businesses, or your own business.

    This program offers individuals with business and non-business backgrounds a strong foundation in general business management concepts and entrepreneurial studies by blending the formal study of theory with practical application, innovation, problem solving, and decision-making.

    BAY PATH'S MBA PROGRAM:

    • INTERACTIVE: HIGHLY CONNECTED LEARNING CULTURE ENCOURAGES YOU TO GET TO KNOW PROFESSORS AND OTHER STUDENTS IN YOUR COHORT
    • COLLABORATIVE: SMALL CLASS SETTINGS OFFER AN INTIMATE AND SUPPORTIVE LEARNING ENVIRONMENT
    • RELEVANT: CONTENT IS IMMEDIATELY APPLICABLE IN ANY INDUSTRY WITH INNOVATIVE THINKING AND CUTTING-EDG...
      More Information » www.baypath.edu/academics/graduate-programs/entrep...

    MBA, Entrepreneurial Thinking & Innovati...
  • MS in Communications & Information Mangement

    Cutting-Edge Skills for Managing in a World of Rapid Change

    The MS in Communications & Information Management prepares graduates to thrive in an economy defined by accelerated technology development, as well as, providing them with access to the knowledge and skills needed to face challenges of a dynamic and global business environment. Making cross-disciplinary connections among functional areas of business are core elements of the program.

    STUDENTS WILL LEARN TO:

    • USE TOOLS, RESOURCES, PROCESSES, AND TECHNOLOGY TO ACCESS AND EVALUATE INFORMATION
    • DEEPEN ANALYTICAL THINKING, CREATIVITY, COMMUNICATION, PROBLEM-SOLVING, DECISION-MAKING, AND PROJECT MANAGEMENT SKILLS
    • BECOME PROFICIENT IN DATA LITERACY, TECHNOLOGICAL LITERACY, AND HUMAN/COMMUNICATION LITERACY
    • UNDERSTAND RELEVANT STRATEGIES FOR NEW BUSINESS FRONTIERS GROUNDED IN COMMUNICATION THEORY, BUSINESS PRINCIPLES, AND INFORMATION/BIG DATA MANAGEMENT
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      More Information » www.baypath.edu/academics/graduate-programs/commun...

    MS in Communications & Information Mange...
  • MS in Higher Education Administration - Online Teaching & Program Administration Concentration

    Prepare to Take the Next Step

    The Online Teaching and Program Administration Concentration in the MS in Higher Education Administration is a 12 course (36 credit) program. The concentration is designed for students seeking to gain expertise in online teaching and exposure to issues of higher education management and leadership. It helps the graduate to position themselves in their organizations as knowledgeable of trends and best practices in online teaching, curriculum development, designing and teaching online courses and building online communities. Students will gain an understanding of online educational pedagogy, course design and delivery, educational technologies, higher education management, and leadership.

    About the MS in Higher Education Administration Degree

    MS in Higher Education Administration -...
  • MS in Nonprofit Management & Philanthropy

    Make a Difference: In Your Career and Your Mission

    Bay Path University's graduate degree in Nonprofit Management & Philanthropy is relevant, practical, and focused entirely on nonprofit management and leadership. We provide you with the tools to lead in areas such as Strategic Management, Financial Decision-Making, Board Governance, and Resource Development. So when the opportunity arises to take the lead, you’ll be ready.

    The depth of content in our program is unique. It is student-centered providing the opportunity to network with like-minded peers and taught from the nonprofit perspective; providing you with a self-awareness to gain a greater understanding of the nonprofit sector and the skills to be an effective leader in a nonprofit organization.

    About the Degree

    MS in Nonprofit Management & Philanthrop...

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  • Bay Path University
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    588 Longmeadow St
    Longmeadow, Massachusetts 01106-2212
    United States
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