41 Masters of Arts in Leadership

Integrating research and knowledge from communication, social science, arts, and the humanities provides students with an advanced degree useful to leaders in various types of organizations. Developing effective strategies create vision needed to be an effective leader. What is an MA in Leadership? The Master of Arts (MA) degree establishes creative innovation through dynamic approaches to leaders… Read more

Integrating research and knowledge from communication, social science, arts, and the humanities provides students with an advanced degree useful to leaders in various types of organizations. Developing effective strategies create vision needed to be an effective leader.

What is an MA in Leadership? The Master of Arts (MA) degree establishes creative innovation through dynamic approaches to leadership and learning. It offers a unique flexibility by focusing on bringing practice and theory together to meet professional and academic goals. Furthermore, the interdisciplinary nature of it allows a focus centered on equipping individuals with the requisite skills needed for their profession, community, and personal lives.

The benefits include being prepared to be leaders in the current rapidly changing multicultural world by modeling the process of leadership development. Incorporating comprehensive course content into strategic and individual development emphasizes strong ethics and key organizational skills.

The base costs of the MA program vary widely, so students are encouraged to research those that most directly align with their career and educational goals. Some institutions participate in tuition savings options.

This curriculum qualifies students for leadership posts in mentoring, education, business, and consulting. In particular, many gain employment upon graduation as executives, administrators, coaches, instructors, and consultants in for-profit and non-profit sectors.

Advanced degree programs are available on-campus and online. Online programs are available to international students regardless of their particular location, providing they have access to the Internet. The diversity of students provides exposure to myriad problems and solutions, as well as unique and challenging ways to expand their repertoire of expertise and skills. The MA program enables students to learn leadership theory and best practices while they reflect on their assumptions, beliefs, and abilities required to shape themselves into leaders of the future.

Students intending to pursue a degree in leadership should investigate options and decide on a program that challenges them to develop and inspire their style to be a change-maker in the workplace, the community, and the world. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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IUBH University of Applied Sciences
Berlin, Germany

Our international Master's program is the perfect catalyst for a successful career as a manager. Graduates from our Leadership & Management course go on to take middle and ... +

Our international Master's program is the perfect catalyst for a successful career as a manager. Graduates from our Leadership & Management course go on to take middle and upper management positions from a project or department management to founding their own companies. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
2 semesters
English
Apr 2020
Campus
Online
 
Seton Hall University College of Communication and the Arts
South Orange, USA

Enhance your workplace communication capabilities by learning how to best approach decision making and problem-solving within employee relations, management communication, and ... +

Enhance your workplace communication capabilities by learning how to best approach decision making and problem-solving within employee relations, management communication, and digital interaction. Courses include Introduction to Organizational Communication; Organizational Culture Training and Development; Employee Relations. -
MA
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
2 years
English
Jan 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
University of San Francisco - School of Education
San Francisco, USA

The Master of Arts in Organization and Leadership (O&L) consists of 30 credits. The program gives students the opportunity to work with a diverse and unique faculty and fo ... +

The Master of Arts in Organization and Leadership (O&L) consists of 30 credits. The program gives students the opportunity to work with a diverse and unique faculty and focus their study. -
MA
Part-time
18 months
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Medaille College
Buffalo, USA +1 More

The Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership (MAOL) provides a rich learning experience designed for professionals who want to institute a positive change at every level of ... +

The Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership (MAOL) provides a rich learning experience designed for professionals who want to institute a positive change at every level of an organization and foster effective leadership. -
MA
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
English
21 Jan 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Georgia Southern University
Statesboro, USA +1 More

The Master of Professional Communications and Leadership is designed to further professional development through coursework in written and verbal communications skills, critic ... +

The Master of Professional Communications and Leadership is designed to further professional development through coursework in written and verbal communications skills, critical thinking, and leadership. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
13 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Schellhammer Business School
Marbella, Spain

The Master of Arts in Global Leadership provides expertise in vanguard human and social development. A programme for those who want their archetypal personal development and f ... +

The Master of Arts in Global Leadership provides expertise in vanguard human and social development. A programme for those who want their archetypal personal development and fulfilment and also want to contribute to a better world with collective human evolution. You get the result of 40 years of explorations, research, study, analysis, understanding, and development in order to give the future generations a positive perspective. Everything has to be rebuilt with the Spirit of the ‘Archetypes of the Soul’: politics, economics, banking, education, lifestyle, justice, security, balance, and peace for human development. -
MA
Full-time
English
Oct 2020
Campus
 
California Institute of Integral Studies
San Francisco, USA

The Transformative Leadership MA is a uniquely innovative distance-learning program that integrates extensive practical skills with deep self-reflection and an emphasis on cre ... +

The Transformative Leadership MA is a uniquely innovative distance-learning program that integrates extensive practical skills with deep self-reflection and an emphasis on creative action in the world. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
4 semesters
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
Tufts University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Medford, USA

In the Diversity and Inclusion Leadership program, you will learn the scholarly theories and practical tools to implement institutional changes that promote diversity and fost ... +

In the Diversity and Inclusion Leadership program, you will learn the scholarly theories and practical tools to implement institutional changes that promote diversity and foster inclusivity. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
Pan Africa Christian University
Nairobi, Kenya +1 More

The Master of Arts in Leadership is intentional at equipping students & professionals with leadership competencies for effectiveness in leading teams and organizations thr ... +

The Master of Arts in Leadership is intentional at equipping students & professionals with leadership competencies for effectiveness in leading teams and organizations through enhanced commitment, capability and practical effectiveness in any of three specialty areas, namely: 1. Business & Entrepreneurship, 2. Christian Ministry, 3. Education. -
MA
Full-time
27 months
English
Campus
Online
 
Fairleigh Dickinson University, Vancouver Campus
Vancouver, Canada

The Master of Administrative Science (MAS) degree is a 30-credit degree to enhance the administrative and leadership skills of graduates. The program combines both cognitive a ... +

The Master of Administrative Science (MAS) degree is a 30-credit degree to enhance the administrative and leadership skills of graduates. The program combines both cognitive and affective (interactive) instruction through case studies, simulations, individual and group exercises, and fieldwork that helps to develop critical managerial effectiveness. The MAS educational experience seeks to develop critical administrative competencies in a supportive learning environment in conjunction with specific and clear feedback. -
MA
Full-time
30 hours
English
Campus
 
Africa International University
Nairobi, Kenya

This is a two-year program that provides the platform for the development of astute leadership competencies for Christian leaders from diverse backgrounds and institutions. Th ... +

This is a two-year program that provides the platform for the development of astute leadership competencies for Christian leaders from diverse backgrounds and institutions. The program prepares leaders to take greater responsibilities in the Church, church-related organizations and others in facilitating change and innovation, confronting social issues and ultimately driving improved performance throughout the organization. The MAOL provides the organizational leaders with an opportunity to acquire the required skills to lead their organizations effectively with Christian values and learn ethical behavior that facilitates the process of scrutinizing business behavior, providing greater transparency and accountability in African countries and other nations of the world. -
MA
Part-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
SRH University Heidelberg
Heidelberg, Germany

The internationally focused International Management and Leadership master's degree equips participants with the skills required to excel in the highly competitive internation ... +

The internationally focused International Management and Leadership master's degree equips participants with the skills required to excel in the highly competitive international business environment in management and leadership providing career opportunities which stretch across any sector or industry. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
01 Oct 2020
15 Jul 2020
Campus
 
Budapest Metropolitan University
Budapest, Hungary

Leading a company is a complex challenge, let it be a small enterprise or a large one or organization in the public sector. Managing any of them requires an expert in analyzin ... +

Leading a company is a complex challenge, let it be a small enterprise or a large one or organization in the public sector. Managing any of them requires an expert in analyzing, planning, leading, solving conflicts and problems, sustaining workflow. -
MA
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Campus
 
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Online
Winona, USA

Lead, motivate, and inspire your organization's employees with the Saint Mary's University of Minnesota online Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership.

Lead, motivate, and inspire your organization's employees with the Saint Mary's University of Minnesota online Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership. -
MA
Full-time
24 months
English
Online
 
George Washington University - Graduate School of Education and Human Development Online
Washington, USA

The Master's in Organizational Leadership and Learning program is an innovative, academically rigorous skills-based program that prepares the next generation of professionals ... +

The Master's in Organizational Leadership and Learning program is an innovative, academically rigorous skills-based program that prepares the next generation of professionals for broad career opportunities in diverse work settings such as public and private businesses and nonprofit organizations. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
Jan 2020
Online