M.S. in Management - Managers as Leaders

Walden University

Program Description

M.S. in Management - Managers as Leaders

Walden University

Explore the qualities shared by strong leaders and review current perspectives on the importance of leadership in organizations. Evaluate your own leadership style and recognize your potential to inspire others and influence the success of your organization. Learn to apply effective mentoring skills such as active listening, teaching, empowering others, and enabling them to effect change. Plus, discover how to use feedback to create interactive dialogue and deeper understanding of individual and group behavior.

Completion Requirements

  • 39 total semester credits
  • Core courses (27 sem. cr.)
  • Capstone (3 sem. cr.)
  • Specialization courses (9 sem. cr.)

This sequence represents the minimum time to completion. Time to completion may vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable.

Core Courses and Capstone

The program’s courses are delivered online in a prescribed sequence.

Course Code Course Title Sem. Credits

  • MGMT 6100 Managing and Leading: A Contemporary Approach 3
  • MGMT 6110 Critical Thinking for Effective Management 3
  • MGMT 6120 Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 3
  • MGMT 6130 Developing People and Managing Teams 3
  • MGMT 6140 Initiating and Managing Change 3
  • MGMT 6150 Creating Sustainable Solutions Through Systems Thinking 3
  • MGMT 6160 Using Data and Information to Solve Problems 3
  • MGMT 6170 Budgeting and Resource Allocation 3
  • MGMT 6180 Managing Organizational Performance 3
  • MGMT 6900 Capstone: Practicing Managerial Decision-Making 3

Specialization Courses

Course Code Course Title Sem. Credits

  • MGMT 6640 Leadership in a Global Landscape 3
  • MGMT 6621 Personal Leadership: Mentoring and Coaching 3
  • MGMT 6637 Leadership in Action: Change Management and Conflict Resolution 3
This school offers programs in:
  • English
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Mar. 2017
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23,150 USD
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USA Auburn, Alabama
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