Retail Management is the art of managing stores that sell goods to the public. The aim of any retail manager is to maximize profits while minimizing costs. A Master’s in Retail Management will allow students to learn the practical application of concepts essential for operating and marketing a retail business, as well as understanding the contemporary retail environment and examining topical issues related to retail management. The variety and abundance of career opportunities in the retailing industry is enormous. Graduates from Retail Management can be prepared for a career in franchise management, licensing, supply management, sales forecasting, product theft management or business ownership.