Master of Science in Risk Management

Program Description

The Training Choice of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Whether you have experience in business, government, education or non-profits, this program employs a diverse curriculum to enhance your risk analysis skills, regardless of your professional experience. As a student, you’ll tackle the essentials of risk management, risk assessment and risk communication as you build viable skills for decision-making under uncertainty that are crucial for leadership positions.

Through each course, you’ll receive personal attention from experienced educators who are dedicated to helping you succeed academically and professionally. Upon completion of our online risk management degree program, you’ll have a competitive edge in risk management along with the credentials necessary to succeed as a leader in your organization.

Potential Careers

  • Risk Manager
  • Risk Assessor


Admissions Requirements


To be considered for admission to Notre Dame of Maryland University for graduate study, students need:

  • A completed application
  • Official transcripts from all academic institutions previously attended. Transcripts submitted for admissions review purposes must be from an accredited college/university.
  • An average college GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • An educational background in algebra, statistics, or stats as well as professional experience*

*If educational and professional backgrounds are not evidenced in transcripts, a resume or brief essay may be required. International students interested in the online master’s in risk management degree will also be required to submit:

  • Official transcripts translated and evaluated through World Education Services (WES) or American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) for course-by-course credit evaluation and U.S. grade equivalencies.
  • Official TOEFL test score

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Tuition And Financial Aid

  • Tuition: $580 per credit
  • Registration/Technology Fee (nonrefundable): $195 per term

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