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Fast-track your career in the corporate finance industry. In only nine months, the W. P. Carey Master of Science in Global Logistics (MS‑GL) delivers a leading-edge curriculum balanced between finance and asset/portfolio management.

Program overview

Gain deep expertise in global logistics and unique insight into emerging markets. In only nine months, the W. P. Carey MS‑GL can help you build a stronger foundation for a growing international field. The MS‑GL degree offers a unique curriculum that provides specialized knowledge and practical perspectives on global operations, logistics, and multicultural perspectives.

An off-campus trip offers you an exclusive look at global logistics infrastructure, giving you a real-world perspective on concepts covered in class. And a recent $15 million investment by the W. P. Carey Foundation in career services will provide you more opportunities to meet with a broader range of employers and have better access to career coaching and tools to help you succeed in your career.


Delivered by our world-renowned Department of Supply Chain Management, the MS‑GL provides depth in logistics methods with a focus on cross-cultural management and leadership, emerging markets, and global perspectives. To get you closer to the fast-paced logistics industry in Phoenix' West Valley, the MS‑GL is offered exclusively at ASU’s West campus, giving you better access to networking opportunities and key companies in the field. An off-campus trip offers you an exclusive look at global logistics infrastructure, giving you a real-world perspective on concepts covered in class.

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Optional third-semester track

As an MS-GL student, you can add 12 credit hours to your program with an optional third-semester track. Strengthen your business analytics skills and learn how big data applies to logistics with a minimum of two required courses and two required electives. In addition, a summer internship opportunity and course credit for career preparation are included in the track and will help you take the next step forward after graduation.

Learn more about the optional MS-GL track in business analytics

STEM-designated program

The W. P. Carey MS-GL program has been designated by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency within the Department of Homeland Security as a STEM eligible degree program (CIP code 52.1301). The STEM designation allows eligible graduates on student visas access to an Optional Practical Training (OPT) extension, up to 36 months, as compared to 12 months for non-STEM degrees. As an international student, the longer work authorization term may help you gain additional real-world skills and experience in the U.S.


Learn from dedicated, passionate teachers, practitioners and thought leaders. As world-renowned researchers and experts who consult companies around the globe, W. P. Carey faculty bring learning to life. W. P. Carey faculty members regularly contribute to and edit prestigious academic journals, and their expertise is sought by such media outlets as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Bloomberg Businessweek, USA Today, CNN, and NPR.

View our directory to learn more about esteemed faculty members of the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.