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M.Sc. On Campus Online

Acquisition and Contract Management

Florida Institute of Technology

12 months
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600 USD/credit 19800 USD/year
600 USD/credit 19800 USD/year
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About

Designed for professionals from diverse backgrounds seeking advanced leadership positions in the public, private, government, and military sectors, the Acquisition and Contract Management program at the Florida Institute of Technology provides the training students need to manage the complete life cycle of a contract.

Overview

The Master's In Acquisition And Contract Management

Managers assume responsibility for the intricacies of a contract, including purchasing techniques, policies, procedures, and financial operations. Graduates of the Acquisition and Contract Management program at the Florida Institute of Technology fulfill a variety of positions including contract/purchasing officer, project manager, and analyst.

Dynamic Curriculum

Students master a curriculum in procurement and contract management, government contract law, purchasing techniques and policies in the public and private sectors, contract negotiations, and contract formulation. Employers today demand leaders who can make decisions involving complex business scenarios. Florida Tech trains students with the business acumen and expertise to make these critical decisions.

Hands-On Practical Experience

During the final year of study, students earning a master’s degree in acquisition and contract management obtain practical experience in the field by working with organizations needing this expertise. The Senior Capstone Project gives students a chance to work on a complex, real-life contract management challenge in a team-based environment to apply research skills, consider potential courses of action, and make recommendations to the client.

Career Opportunities 

Career paths for graduates with a master’s degree in acquisition and contract management vary widely in public, private, and military organizations. All companies conduct acquisition and contracting functions as part of their operations, making this expertise quite useful in any industry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Procurement and Contract Management
  • Advanced Procurement and Contract Management
  • Contract Changes, Terminations and Disputes
  • Cost Principles, Effectiveness and Control
  • Contract and Subcontract Formulation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The applicant to the program must have a bachelor’s degree; however, the degree need not be in business administration.
  • Students who are graduates from other fields are encouraged to apply.
  • Students with an undergraduate business degree or courses may be able to waive the program prerequisite requirements in the program based on an evaluation of their undergraduate academic transcripts.
  • Prerequisite courses are required of a student whose undergraduate major is outside the business area or who has not previously completed the courses in these prerequisite areas. The exact number of needed prerequisite courses depends on courses completed during the student’s undergraduate studies.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 600 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    19800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 600 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1030 - 1585 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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