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Global Energy Management, M.Sc.

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University rank #201 (ARWU) Houston, TX, United States
The goal of the Master of Science in Global Energy Management program is to prepare graduates to advance their careers as managers in the energy industry by imparting both the knowledge of the business of energy and exposure to effective management skills.

Overview

According to data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, job creation in the energy sector has grown significantly faster than overall private sector employment in the past six years, with employment growth in the extraction and support segments of the oil and gas industry reporting growth over 35 percent. Since 2002, exploration and production of shale oil and gas has created an estimated 1 million of the 2.7 million jobs created overall in the United States, with analysts predicting robust growth in this sector until at least 2025. In addition, analysts expect fast job creation in clean energy or renewable industries (wind, solar, biofuels), with some studies estimating 4 million new full-time jobs by 2013.

Accreditation

The University of Houston is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Quantitative Analysis for Business Decisions
  • Managerial Finance
  • Oil & Gas Accounting
  • Petrochemical and Refining Economics
  • Human Resource Management in the Oil and Gas Sector
  • Strategic Management in the Oil and Gas Industry

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    International students: 01 April

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    100

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  • Minimum required score:

    603

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General Requirements

  • Four year undergraduate degree (or foreign equivalent) from an accredited institution
  • Recent GRE or GMAT Scores
  • Personal essay on the fit between the degree and career objectives
  • Resume
  • Letter of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1329 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1329 USD per credit and a duration of .
  • National

    814 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 814 USD per credit and a duration of .
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Living costs for Houston

  • 1067 - 1950 USD/month
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