Claremont Graduate University, Drucker School of Management

The Peter F. Drucker and Masatoshi Ito Graduate School of Management stands out among business schools because we approach management as a fundamentally human endeavor that plays an essential role in creating a functioning society.

Our school prepares leaders with powerful, ethical, and universal management skills. We emphasize that firms and managers have a responsibility to society, should prioritize human thriving in their organizations, and must focus on both purpose and performance. We believe that the principles of effective management apply equally whether you’re running a small business or a country. Our global network is composed of bold individuals who are leading organizations, impacting society, and making positive changes worldwide.

As a student at the Drucker School, you will benefit from customizable programs grounded in the guiding principles of Peter Drucker, the most influential management thinker of our time. Your management style will evolve through a targeted, market-connected curriculum that encourages you to participate in client-centered projects and internships. You will learn essential skills in small classes taught by world-class faculty with extensive professional experience and award-winning academic credentials. We also routinely host professional events and bring experts into the classroom to ensure that the theory you learn is directly linked to the latest industry trends.

The Drucker School of Management contributes to the rigorous climate of teaching, learning, and research at CGU and the Claremont Colleges while preparing leaders to meet the challenges of tomorrow. Our location in Claremont near Los Angeles provides an ideal setting for learning about management in creative, cutting-edge organizations. Businesses and governments throughout the world are searching for leaders who have the values and versatility needed to succeed in the hyper-competitive 21st-century business environment. Through our programs, you’ll gain the skills to create your future and shape the organizations and communities that rely on you to make a difference.

The degree is in management, but what we develop is leadership.