Graduate Consumer Science

Joseph Gilkey, M.B.A. - Director, Master of Science in Consumer Science

A Masters Degree in Consumer Science is a STEM program designed for students from diverse backgrounds in Business, Marketing, Data, IT and more. Students will enter the marketplace with the ability to understand critical inquiry through different methods and approaches to evaluating strategies. They will examine the roles of mathematics, analytics, modeling, and psychology in analyzing and interpreting consumer data. 

Program Availability

The courses are offered on a trimester calendar and during the summer at the Jersey City Campus

Degree Requirements

The degree requires 36 semester hours. 


Advisement will be done by the Program Director.

Time Limitation

Students are expected to enroll continuously until their programs are completed. Students are required to maintain satisfactory academic progress by maintaining the required grade point average and accumulating sufficient credits within the stipulated time frame of five years. 

Curriculum - Master of Science in Consumer Science

CO-500Marketing Fundamentals: Customer Experience3
CO-510The Influence and Persuasion of Consumers3
CO-515Applied Market Reasearch and Analysis3
CO-518Marketing Intelligence: Industry Analysis and Strategy3
CO-520Foundations of Social and Mobile Technologies3
CO-620Integrated Marketing with Mobile Communications, Devices, and Apps3
CO-630Web Analytics: Email, Clickstream and SEO3
CO-650Capstone Consulting Engagement3
Select four Elective Courses12
Consumer Decision Making
Behavioral Research Methods
Behavioral Economics
Mobile Marketing Mindset
Revenue Management and Consumer Pricing
Digital Marketing Analytics and User Experience
Total Credits36