M.S. in Leadership

Worldwide Embry-RIddle Masters LeadershipMany companies look the same from the outside, but on the inside there are dramatic differences in culture and performance. It all starts with leadership.

Good leaders develop high-performing teams that consistently outperform their competition. These teams capitalize on their strengths, draw inspiration from diversity, and hold each other accountable to achieving their mission.

Good leadership is not a fluke. Good leaders are systematically developed. The Master of Science in Leadership degree helps students develop the competencies that are essential for leading an organization effectively.

Through this comprehensive curriculum, you will learn how to:

  • Inspire the best from those around you.
  • Communicate powerfully and develop additional sources of influence.
  • Understand your leadership capacities and minimize your blind spots.
  • Coach and mentor others to achieve their potential.
  • Analyze and diagnose organizational issues that impact your team’s performance.
  • Anticipate the need for organizational change and renewal.
  • Establish and foster a high-performing culture across your organization.

In addition to grooming you for today’s most challenging leadership positions, this degree will arm you with the skill and vision to become one of the architects of tomorrow.

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

Core/Major

Leadership Core
MSLD 500Leadership Foundations in Research3
MSLD 511Organizational Leadership3
MSLD 520Management Skills for Leaders3
MSLD 521Leadership Communication3
MSLD 632Decision Making for Leaders3
MSLD 633Strategic Leadership3
MSLD 634Leadership Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility3
MSLD 635Organizational Change3
MSLD 641Resonant Leadership: Leading Change3
MSLD 690Graduate Leadership Capstone3
Total Credits30

Electives

Electives6
Select any two graduate level classes of 3 credits from the College of Business
Total Degree Requirements36