Master of Science in Human Development & Leadership
Murray State University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Human Development and Leadership is designed to meet the needs of a broad spectrum of human service professionals through courses focusing on understanding human development and how to apply that knowledge in leadership.  Courses include leadership, group development, human development, diversity, research, legal and ethical issues, and interpersonal processes.  Graduates are prepared to work in administration, program development, and direct service positions in a wide range of settings.


Have an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher. If an applicant’s GPA is less than 3.0 and they submit a GMAT score that satisfies the GMAT admission formula, or they submit a GRE score that satisfies the GRE admission formula, they will be unconditionally admitted. GMAT formula: (200 x GPA) + (GMAT score) > 1,000; GRE formula: (11.66 x GPA) + GRE > 321

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges