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Master of Science in Leadership


Many companies look the same from the outside. But, on the inside there are dramatic differences in culture and performance. It all starts with leadership. Good leaders develop high performing teams who consistently outperform their competition. These teams capitalize on their strengths, draw inspiration from diversity, and hold each other accountable to achieving their mission. Good leadership is not a fluke. Good leaders are systematically developed. The Master of Science in Leadership degree helps students develop the competencies that are essential for leading an organization effectively.

Through this comprehensive curriculum, you will learn how to:

  • Inspire the best from those around you
  • Communicate powerfully and develop additional sources of influence
  • Understand your leadership capacities and minimize your blind spots
  • Coach and mentor others to achieve their potential
  • Analyze and diagnose organizational issues that impact your team’s performance
  • Anticipate the need for organizational change and renewal 
  • Establish and foster a high-performing culture across your organization

In addition to grooming you for today’s most challenging leadership positions, this degree will arm you with the skill and vision to become one of the architects of tomorrow.

Degree Requirements
Core Leadership Courses
MSLD 500Leadership Foundations in Research3
MSLD 511Organizational Leadership3
MSLD 520Management Skills for Leaders
MSLD 521Leadership Communication3
MSLD 630Organizational Change and Development3
MSLD 631Leading High Performance Teams3
MSLD 632Decision Making for Leaders3
MSLD 633Strategic Leadership3
MSLD 634Leadership Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility3
MSLD 690Graduate Leadership Capstone3
Total Core Credits30
Elective Courses 
Select any two graduate level courses of 3 credits from the College of Business6 
Total Degree Requirements36

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