IDC Herzliya - MA programs | Masa Israel

IDC Herzliya - MA programs


Program Description

The MA in Counter-Terrorism and Homeland Security (in collaboration with the International Institute for Counter-Terrorism) is a cutting-edge graduate program that combines academic study, simulations and workshops to offer special tools for critical thinking in this field. Each course provides concentrated, in-depth exposure to the phenomenon of modern terrorism and its characteristics, modus operandi, scope and dissemination throughout the world. You will obtain an understanding of the many challenges this phenomenon presents to decision-makers, security establishments, first responders, legal systems and business sector based on the experience Israel has accumulated in the field.
The Research Track with Thesis is intended for students who plan to pursue a research-oriented career in academia or other settings in which critical analytical skills are necessary. The student’s original research project is at the core of this MA specialization.
The program’s goal is to provide students with managerial tools that will enable integration into the business world in growing companies, development of new opportunities and quick promotion of their professional careers. This MBA is suitable for students who possess a strong academic background and are interested in investing in a particularly intensive degree for a short period of time.
The Arison School of Business, in partnership with Sheba, the largest medical center in Israel, is offering a Global MBA program in healthcare, which is first-of its-kind in Israel. The program provides executives and future healthcare leaders the tools and the skills to address the challenges, changes and complexities of modern healthcare, with emphasis on hands-on practicum in innovation and entrepreneurship.
The purpose of the program is to provide in-depth training in both Economics and Finance in order to prepare students for jobs in the financial sector. The program provides quantitative tools and deep knowledge in economics, finance and risk management. It also trains students for diverse positions as senior economists and analysts in financial institutions and for financial management positions in business companies, investment houses, asset management companies, pension funds, public institutions, regulatory bodies and more.
The Global MBA Program provides future business leaders and executives with the theoretical knowledge and practical tools to conduct business in the global arena. The program offers two tracks in Strategy & Business Development and Innovation & Entrepreneurship, making it possible for students to focus on a specific field of study while also participating in the core courses in general management taught from a global perspective.
Want to equip yourself to deal with international conflicts and problems in today's globalized world? The MA in Diplomacy & Conflict Studies at IDC Herzliya combines the theory and practice of contemporary diplomacy with the study of conflict. You will gain an understanding of how conflicts and wars develop and how they may be managed or resolved, strategically, diplomatically or informally. The program emphasizes the acquisition of tools for dealing with conflict: negotiation, mediation, arbitration, public diplomacy, and track-two engagement, as well as the psychological, cultural and legal aspects of conflict.
The MA program in Organizational Behavior and Development offers students and professionals the opportunity to acquire expertise in issues that confront organizational development, leadership and management today. Graduates will have numerous vocational options, such as working in consulting firms, as counselors in for-profit and non-profit organizations and in human resources positions.