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Master of Science in Strategic Leadership

Program Details

Black Hills State University offers the online Master of Science in Strategic Leadership. This degree is designed to prepare students for advanced leadership positions, and to foster career development in, a variety of organizations including government, non-profit, and the military. This innovative, interdisciplinary program incorporates leadership theories, concepts, methodologies, and mentorship skills that are essential to leading and transforming organizations.

Course work explores the following topics of interest:

  • strategic thinking and decision making
  • leading organizational change
  • innovation and visioning
  • creative problem solving
  • effective communication
  • motivation and ethics


  • A bachelor or higher is required.

Accreditation & Licensing

The Higher Learning Commission

International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)