A master's degree is a postgraduate academic degree. One must already have an undergraduate degree to apply for a master's program. Most master's degree program would require students to complete a master's thesis or research paper.
Some academic organizational leadership programs may take an analytical and conceptual study approach to focus on the skills needed for successful group leadership. Classes such as ethical decision making and concepts in the business of government may also be offered.
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The MSOL focuses on people and organizational issues. Intended for those already working in a career, degree programs like the MSOL are in increasing demand by organizations seeking to maintain a competitive advantage. [+]
The Master of Science in Organizational Leadership (MSOL) is a degree program for professionals who recognize that individual and organizational success is about making a contribution. Organizations are seeking innovative, high-performance professionals who have the skills and training to provide leadership—the kind of leadership that manages change, inspires others to achieve greatness and drives the bottom line. The Master of Science in Organizational Leadership (MSOL) at Northwood University is designed to help you unleash the human potential within your organization while positioning yourself for professional advancement. The MSOL offers participants a chance to prepare for personal and professional advancement for themselves, their communities, and their organizations. The program design examines the behaviors that facilitate effective personal and organizational leadership and learning, as well as collaborative problem-solving strategies and practices. Prospective students must have earned a bachelor’s degree and have at least three years of work experience prior to enrolling in the program. The program is ideal for individuals who want to upgrade their knowledge and skill-sets in a multi-disciplinary program and earn a graduate credential. Courses are offered by outstanding faculty who are both practicing leaders in their fields and exceptional educators who bring real-world experience and opportunities to the learning environment. The program is offered using the online/virtual classroom incorporating asynchronous and synchronous learning technology to create a robust learning environment. A Master of Science in Organizational Leadership prepares you to:... [-]
Upon successful completion of all the requirements for this Degree, the student will acquire a practice-oriented and personally enriching Master’s qualification within two years, coaching skills and new career opportunities as a personal and professional leader, manager or PPL facilitator. [+]
Upon successful completion of all the requirements for this Degree, the student will acquire a practice-oriented and personally enriching Master’s qualification within two years, coaching skills and new career opportunities as a personal and professional leader, manager or PPL facilitator.Admission requirements
An appropriate Honours Degree or its equivalent with an average of at least 65% for the Honours Degree. Computer literacy and access to the Internet, as well as a minimum of three years’ work experience. A module in Research Technology at Honours Degree level is essential. It is expected of a student to pass a recognised literacy test.
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