Master of Science in Leadership
Duquesne University

Program Details

Duquesne University offers the online Master of Science in Leadership. This program is ideal for adult working professionals with current or anticipated leadership responsibilities at all levels and from diverse professional backgrounds and experiences. This degree offers a wide range of courses across disciplines to provide professionals with targeted and flexible skills with which to develop and strengthen their individual leadership style and philosophy and to advance their career development goals. 

Courses focus on competencies such as the following:

  • critical and creative thinking
  • innovative problem solving
  • making critical decisions
  • communicating effectively
  • forging alliances
  • inspiring others

The M.S. in Leadership provides the framework for learning, analyzing, and interacting in new and exciting ways, so as to provide leaders the confidence to meet the challenges and changes in today's rapidly evolving and more global professional landscape.


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Official transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • GRE scores
  • Resume
  • Letter(s) of recommendation
  • Interview

Special Accreditation

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation Statement

Duquesne University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) — an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

Restricted States

Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Montana, Minnesota, New Mexico, Oregon, Washington, Wisconsin