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The Collins College of Business MS in Global Energy is specifically focused on the international energy community and seeks to attract students who have the potential to excel on the world stage. The program focuses on educating students from diverse cultures who are passionate about energy and its impact on global business, society, and the environment. Furthermore, the MS in Global Energy provides students with a strong business foundation and knowledge about the broader international energy arena, enriching each student’s career prospects.

The Master of Science in Global Energy (M.S.G.E) is a graduate program focused on the international energy community and designed for students who have the potential to excel on the world stage. The program utilizes a blended delivery mode in which half of the courses are completed on-campus in a traditional classroom setting and the remainder are completed online. Students in the M.S.G.E. program also participate in a global experience course to expand their exposure to international energy operations, markets, and economies.

Program Objectives

Students completing the Master of Science in Global Energy degree will:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in the key business functions of a global energy corporation.
  • Understand the operational, financial, and geopolitical interrelationships of global energy markets.
  • Exhibit problem-solving and decision-making strategies that add value to a global energy enterprise.
  • Demonstrate awareness of ethical and responsible approaches to global energy commerce.
Degree Options

Global Energy, M.S.G.E.

The Master of Science in Global Energy (M.S.G.E) is designed for students who have the potential to excel on the world stage.

Program Highlights & Requirements
  • Blended course delivery mode allows coursework to be completed both online and in the traditional face-to-face classroom environment
  • Program designed primarily for international students and recent graduates in engineering and geoscience disciplines that wish to work in the energy industry, especially on an international scale
  • Allows students with more technical background to broaden their business skill set to become more marketable in the energy industry
  • Full-time program can be completed in 16 months with the inclusion of a summer global experience course
  • Summer global experience course requirement can be satisfied by one of the following:
    -Study abroad experience accompanied by a TU faculty member
    -An “international experience” within the United States (e.g., a trip to the United Nations or a visit to a foreign consulate or embassy) as approved by TU faculty
    -Internationally-focused research project or report that may lead to publication
    -Internship with a national oil company doing business in the United States
  • Student opportunities include participation in the Collins College of Business Mentorship Program, resume reviews, mock interviews, and a variety of student organizations focused on advancing each student’s professional opportunities
  • The Business Career Center is available to assist with career placement
Courses & Curriculum

Students in need of foundation coursework may enroll in the following online Ivy courses provided by The University of Tulsa at a discounted rate prior to beginning the core curriculum. Alternatively, students may choose to participate in traditional classroom based courses, as approved by the Director of Graduate Admissions and Enrollment.

QM 2013 Statistical Analysis
ECON 2013/23 Managerial Economics (Macroeconomics & Microeconomics)
CIS 1001 Excel Literacy


Students complete all courses

EMGT 6013 Fundamentals of Energy Commodity Trading
EMGT 7110 Orientation Seminar
EMGT 7123 Management of Multinational Energy Enterprises
EMGT 7013 Energy Mergers, Acquisitions, Deal Making & Financing
EMGT 7243 Governance, Strategy & Value Creation in the Energy Firm
MEB 7043 Energy Accounting & Financial Reporting
MEB 7053 Financial Management in the Energy Enterprise
MEB 7153 Energy Transactions in the International Arena
MEB 7183 Energy Economics
MEB 7233 International Energy Finance
IB 6013 Topics in International Business (Global Experience)
MBA 7033 Operations Management (or QM 7073 Foundations of Analytics, or QM 7003 Introduction to Operations Research)

Elective Courses (6 Hours)

Elective courses vary each semester and may require additional prerequisite courses. Examples of elective courses include, but are not limited to:

MEB 7083 The Business of Renewable Energy and Alternative Fuels
MEB 7223 Global LNG Markets and Operations
MEB 7213 Global Power Markets and Operations
MEB 7203 National Oil Companies: Operations, Policies & Investments
MBA 7133 Innovation and Product Development
MBA 7143 International Marketing
MBA 7163 Supply Chain Management
EMGT 7133 Marketing & Distribution of Petroleum & Petrochemical Products
EMGT 7973 Advanced Seminar in Energy Management