Online Masters in Leadership 2020

A master’s degree is awarded after completion of a post-graduate program that generally lasts from one to two years of full-time study. To apply to a master’s program, one usually needs to have an undergraduate degree. What is an online Master in Leadership? A Master in Leadership program may begin with some of the classes that are typically part of a general management course of study… Read more

A master’s degree is awarded after completion of a post-graduate program that generally lasts from one to two years of full-time study. To apply to a master’s program, one usually needs to have an undergraduate degree.

What is an online Master in Leadership? A Master in Leadership program may begin with some of the classes that are typically part of a general management course of study, such as marketing and finance. However, it will then normally branch out and focus more on the particular needs of leaders, such as coaching, team development, organizational change, behavioral motivation, project leadership, problem-solving, cross-cultural dynamics and strategic development. In this type of program, all courses are offered via the internet.

Master’s degrees can be useful for any business person who wishes to move into a higher management position. Graduates with leadership degrees, in particular, are often sought after for executive positions at companies with a focus on team-building and a more visionary style of development.

The cost of your degree depends greatly on the program chosen and the institution that offers it. It is important, however, to be sure you consider all applicable costs when comparing schools, such as student fees, tuition, software, books and examination costs, if any.

Large companies in virtually all industries prefer hiring people for management positions who have master’s degrees. Companies that believe in the positive motivation of staff and constantly striving for excellence through new strategy development may be particularly interested in graduates with a Master in Leadership for positions such as operations manager, human resources manager, director of strategy development and general manager of operations. The degree also works particularly well for positions geared toward helping businesses manage change or turn around management.

You can find Master in Leadership degrees offered online all over the globe. Studying online is often a smart way to gain more flexibility in your schedule as well as take advantage of programs not offered near your location. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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EC-Council University
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MSc
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
06 Apr 2020
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Arizona State University - Thunderbird School of Management
Phoenix, USA

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The world is innovating. Technology is changing the way we live and work. To succeed in this new paradigm, where machine learning and artificial intelligence are driving all industries' practices to a level never before imagined, a revitalized brand of leadership is essential. In a world of technological transformation, Thunderbird is developing nimble, ethical leaders who are equipped to build sustainable businesses, economies, cultures, and environments. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
12 months
English
Jan 2020
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Dominican College
Orangeburg, USA

Be a Leader: The 100% online M.S. in Organizational Leadership & Communication will prepare you to lead.

Be a Leader: The 100% online M.S. in Organizational Leadership & Communication will prepare you to lead. -
MSc
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Universidad Panamericana de Guatemala
Guatemala City, Guatemala +19 More

It offers specialization in administrative management in the field of education to develop professional competencies in the administrators who direct and manage the resources ... +

It offers specialization in administrative management in the field of education to develop professional competencies in the administrators who direct and manage the resources of an educational institution. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Spanish
Feb 2020
Online
 
California Southern University
Costa Mesa, USA

CalSouthern’s innovative Master of Science in Law Enforcement Executive Leadership (MSLEEL) is a first-of-its-kind degree that is designed to provide law enforcement professio ... +

CalSouthern’s innovative Master of Science in Law Enforcement Executive Leadership (MSLEEL) is a first-of-its-kind degree that is designed to provide law enforcement professionals with the highly specialized knowledge and practical skills required to rise to leadership positions in a 21st-century law enforcement organization. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
18 months
English
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California Institute of Integral Studies
San Francisco, USA

The Transformative Leadership MA is a uniquely innovative distance-learning program that integrates extensive practical skills with deep self-reflection and an emphasis on cre ... +

The Transformative Leadership MA is a uniquely innovative distance-learning program that integrates extensive practical skills with deep self-reflection and an emphasis on creative action in the world. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
4 semesters
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Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Online
Winona, USA

Lead, motivate, and inspire your organization's employees with the Saint Mary's University of Minnesota online Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership.

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MA
Full-time
24 months
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Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Frankfurt, Germany

Boost your career with an international degree in leadership. The Master of Leadership in Sustainable Finance online programme is designed for (emerging) leaders who are passi ... +

Boost your career with an international degree in leadership. The Master of Leadership in Sustainable Finance online programme is designed for (emerging) leaders who are passionate about finance and the role finance plays as a catalyst for sustainable economic development and equitable and environmentally conscientious growth in economies worldwide – in other words, how to finance and manage a better future for all. Additional value-adding on-site modules possible -
Master
Part-time
18 - 24 months
English
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George Washington University - Graduate School of Education and Human Development Online
Washington, USA

The Master's in Organizational Leadership and Learning program is an innovative, academically rigorous skills-based program that prepares the next generation of professionals ... +

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MA
Full-time
2 years
English
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Saint Joseph's University Online
Philadelphia, USA

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MSc
Part-time
2 years
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Lewis University Online
Romeoville, USA

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MA
Part-time
2 years
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Royal Roads University
Victoria, Canada

The MA in Leadership program consists of two years of interdisciplinary study. In each year, students focus on relevant, real-world problem-solving projects grounded in a rigo ... +

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MA
Online & Campus Combined
Part-time
2 years
English
14 Apr 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Kansas State University Global Campus
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The adult learning and leadership master's degree program is geared toward working professionals whose careers involve working with adults in educational and training situatio ... +

The adult learning and leadership master's degree program is geared toward working professionals whose careers involve working with adults in educational and training situations. -
MSc
Full-time
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edX
Cambridge, USA

Leadership and teamwork in continuous improvement groups. The MicroMasters program in leadership and teamwork for the continuous innovation of the UPV is an advanced professio ... +

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Master
Full-time
Part-time
7 months
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Mar 2020
Online
 
Regis University, The College for Public Leadership
Washington, USA

The main focus of our Master in Science in Organization Leadership program is on leading others, developing team players, and facilitating change in government

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MSc
Full-time
Part-time
Sep 2020
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