Enhance your management, leadership, entrepreneurial, and critical thinking skills as a student in our School of Management and Innovation.

Colorado State University-Global Campus’ School of Management and Innovation offers relevant and career focused programs that prepare you to contribute in business in a global context.  From management to key business functions such as marketing, accounting, information technology, and human resource, you can find an area where you will strength your value to any organization or industry and develop into a business leader.

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The School of Management and Innovation (SMI) at Colorado State University-Global Campus provides relevant and practical online educational opportunities to students seeking to expand their professional and personal ambitions as global business and organizational leaders who are dedicated to making a difference in the world. CSU-Global programs offer non-traditional orientated learners with inspiration, academic preparation, and career-relevant applications to prepare them for active leadership roles in their chosen disciplines. Our faculty and staff are dedicated and deeply invested in the highest quality education for students to assure successful business career opportunities and professional growth.


The School of Management and Innovation aims to be the premier online business school for management, global organizational leadership, and innovative application through a dynamic curriculum. By fostering a supportive learning environment that allows students to achieve success and personal development, our graduates will have the professional requisite skills to add value to organizations in today’s fast changing, complex, and inter-connected global business environments. 

Core Values

Our faculty, staff, and administration of the SMI provide support to our students in an accountable, collaborative, and continuous growth structure. To this end, we adhere to and advocate for the core values of the university:

  • Mission Focused 
  • Innovative Thinking
  • Accountability 
  • Collaboration 
  • Learning and Growth
  • Professionalism

ACBSP Candidate for Accreditation

Some programs within CSU-Global's School of Management and Innovation are currently under "Candidate for Accreditation" status by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). As the process of accreditation is thorough, CSU-Global cannot provide a date as to when accredited status may be granted. Any degree conferred in an approved degree program after that date of accreditation will be considered accredited through ACBSP.

School of Management and Innovation Programs

Bachelor's Degrees

Undergraduate Specializations/Certifications of Completion

Master's Degree Programs

Graduate Specializations/Certifications of Completion