Master of Science in Leadership
Walden University

Program Details

Walden University offers an online master’s in organizational leadership, the Master of Science in Leadership, that prepares individuals to advance in their fields.  This program provides the knowledge needed to become an ethical leader who is globally competent and also supplies the knowledge base and skills needed to meet the challenges found in the complex modern world.  Courses develop communication, problem-solving, and management skills that prepare students to build effective teams and organizations while evaluating their own leadership styles.  You will have the opportunity to examine organizational culture and develop an understanding of organizational behavior, develop sustainable leadership skills, apply leadership theory, and apply crisis management skills while learning to manage change and conflict to ensure organizational success and to navigate the complex global economy.  Graduates are prepared to:

  • Find innovative answers to novel problems and challenges
  • Deploy effective strategies to facilitate change and manage conflict
  • Inspire others to work together 
  • Create positive change through effective leadership

Students can choose a specialization from four available options to meet their professional goals.  Available online specializations are Executive Leadership, Integrated Communication Skills for Leaders, Leader Development, and a Self-Designed specialization.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Walden University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Additional Materials May Be Requested

Restricted States

New York, Rhode Island