MBA Programs in Leadership

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Leadership

An MBA in leadership is what some schools are choosing to rename the old standby degree, the MBA in management. This change of title does not indicate a radically new curriculum, but rather a shift in focus from concentrating purely on the nuts and bolts of managing a workforce onto the very important business of making employees feel like a team.

An MBA in leadership covers all the same material as an MBA in management. Degree holders get a broad view of business topics, including accounting, human resources, and product development. There is a special focus on issues of importance to management, such as how to organize teams, motivate employees, and troubleshoot productivity problems in the workplace. An MBA in leadership takes a more cooperative and holistic approach to these subjects, giving managers the information they need to relate to their employees and convince them to give their best at work.

Those who already hold a leadership position in their organization will find an MBA in leadership has a number of career advantages. Not only can the skills learned in the program make them more successful at their work, but the degree itself is often the edge they need to advance in their careers.

The price of an MBA in leadership can vary depending on the institution and the length of the course. Most courses are designed to be completed in two years, but some schools offer accelerated programs that take between twelve and eighteen months to finish. Many institutions offer the degree online to fit a busy lifestyle.

There are a number of different career paths available to someone with an MBA in leadership. A leadership MBA program gives a good overview of different aspects of the business world, and imparts the skills necessary to be a successful manager in any one of them.

MBAs in leadership are available from number of respected institutions, and many programs can be completed easily and conveniently online. 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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MBA, Leadership and Change Management Specialization

Concordia University Chicago
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years October 2017 USA Chicago

In the rapidly changing business environment of today there is an acute need for creative leaders who are able to inspire and transform an organization using the resources available to them. Knowing how to most effectively use business resources is an invaluable skill. [+]

Masters in Business Administration in Leadership. MBA, Leadership and Change Management Specialization In the rapidly changing business environment of today there is an acute need for creative leaders who are able to inspire and transform an organization using the resources available to them. Knowing how to most effectively use business resources is an invaluable skill. Learn to lead, adapt and grow a business, driving it forward while at the same time managing change to the best of your ability. Typical career paths for graduates include: Executive leadership, CEO/CMO/COO Marketing manager Entrepreneur/small business owner Human resource management Global manager Consultant Course Requirements Academic Entry Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from a U.S. equivalent, regionally accredited institution GPA earned 2.85 or above English Language Proficiency: IELTS: minimum 6.0 or TOEFL: minimum 72 (internet-based)* or IELTS: minimum 5.5 plus CUC Pathway Program* or TOEFL: minimum 60 (internet-based) plus CUC Pathway Program** or equivalent. *For further clarification, please contact your dedicated educational consultant. **Upon successful completion of the CUC Pathway Program, students are fully admitted to their academic program. For further clarification, please contact your dedicated educational consultant. [-]

Part-time MBA

Boston College Carroll School of Management
Campus Part time 4 years September 2017 USA Chestnut Hill

The Part-Time MBA Program at Boston College offers working professionals the flexibility they need to earn a degree while advancing their career. Students also benefit from the opportunity to apply what they learn in the Program directly to their work. [+]

The Part-Time MBA Program at Boston College offers working professionals the flexibility they need to earn a degree while advancing their career. Students also benefit from the opportunity to apply what they learn in the Program directly to their work. MBA Program & Faculty: Part-Time BC MBA students work in collaboration with the same world-class scholars and teachers who teach the Full-Time MBA Program. Students may pursue a concentration that builds knowledge, skills, and prepares you for new professional challenges in a particular area of interest. Flexible Scheduling: Part-Time MBA students may choose from a combination of flexible course options, including on-campus courses offered at 4:30pm and 7:00pm, and a select group of online classes. MBA Tuition Assistance: Every admitted MBA candidate receives consideration for advanced standing credit - a potential savings of time and tuition expense. Eligible candidates may be eligible to qualify for a waiver of up to five MBA courses (for a maximum of 15 credits) and tuition savings of up to $24,180 (based on 2016-2017 tuition rates). Please review our Academic Resources web page for detailed information on Advanced Standing Credit. BC Network: The program attracts a diverse mix of highly motivated professionals from the vibrant and diverse regional business community, helping you grow your network as you develop and learn new skills. Career Outcomes: As a BC MBA student, you benefit from access to a dedicated Career Development team, and can connect with recruiters from leading firms and corporations visiting campus. Academics As a Part-Time... [-]

Professional MBA (PMBA)

WU Executive Academy - Vienna University of Economics and Business
Campus Part time 15 - 20 months October 2017 Austria Vienna

This part-time Professional MBA is structured into two tiers, the business core and specialization Options, ranging from Finance through Marketing & Sales, Energy Management, Entrepreneurship & Innovation, Project Management to Health Care Management, Public Auditing or Social Management. Depending on focus, programs are taught in English or German. [+]

The Professional MBA combines a broad business management education with a functional or industry focus. We offer a large variety of specializations ranging from Finance through Marketing & Sales, Energy Management, Entrepreneurship & Innovation, Project & Process Management to Health Care Management, Public Auditing or Social Management. Depending on focus, programs are taught in English or German.

 

This part-time Professional MBA is structured into two tiers. The business core offers vital economic and business administration expertise alongside up-to-date management and leadership tools and techniques. 

 

During the Business Core part participants focus on comprehensive business, management and leadership knowledge and techniques, while addressing fundamental areas such as: ... [-]


Mba Management, Administration & Security

Ionis School of Technology and Management
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 France Le Kremlin-Bicêtre

The MBA Management, Administration & Information Security Department trains experts capable of addressing the highly specialized technical aspects of these missions as well as managing the human and managerial dimension linked to the complexity of these missions. [+]

Formation's goal A modern company is heavily dependent on its information system, increasingly complex and interconnected with its partners and customers. Today, maintaining the integrity of this system and ensuring its proper functioning against intrusions constitutes a major strategic challenge for the management of any company. The MBA Management, Administration & Information Security Department trains experts capable of addressing the highly specialized technical aspects of these missions as well as managing the human and managerial dimension linked to the complexity of these missions. Careers crafts Responsible for computer and / or organizational security, project manager, IT security consultant, IT systems administrator, database administrator, system engineer ... Missions Technical or organizational audit of a company, intrusion testing or security audit, unification of security policies for a large account, deployment of secure roaming access, network infrastructure of a telecom company, etc. "True computer security requires a basic understanding of information processing. It is obviously necessary to master esoteric technical aspects properly, but also to take into account the business and sociological challenges of the increasingly complex and interconnected information systems. " [-]

Стратегическое управление предприятием (MBA)

Estonian Entrepreneurship University Of Applied Sciences (EUAS)
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tallinn

The MBA program International Business Administration takes a cross-disciplinary approach to building a comprehensive understanding of the international business environment in which today’s managers make business decisions. [+]

Masters in Business Administration in Leadership. The MBA program International Business Administration takes a cross-disciplinary approach to building a comprehensive understanding of the international business environment in which today’s managers make business decisions. Emphasis is put on leadership, entrepreneurial management and building a healthy organisation. The program aims to develop good analytical and team-player skills in top specialists and managers, in compliance with professional standards; provide a systematic and wide overview of the main concepts of entrepreneurship and administration, academic theory and research methods; empower students to identify and create interdisciplinary connections, identify problems and solve them with appropriate measures within given timeframes and within limited information; prepare students to work in an area of activity requiring professional qualifications, showing initiative, responsibility, leadership and teamwork skills. Studies are conducted by experienced scholars and lecturers from Estonia and abroad as well as top professionals and managers from international enterprises. The program International Business Administration is executed in strategic partnership with Ülemiste City, the largest and fastest-growing business campus in the Baltics. Entry qualification Undergraduate diploma (or higher) The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Russian. Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original. Language requirements Russian Other requirements At least 1 reference(s) should be provided. [-]

Part-time MBA

Sacred Heart University, Luxembourg, Jack Welch College of Business
Campus Part time 1 - 6 years Open Enrollment Luxembourg

The Part-time MBA programme is designed for Luxembourg-based working professionals who aspire to have leadership positions in tomorrow’s global economy. The changing business environment requires an integrated program characterized by a multidisciplinary approach. [+]

Earn your MBA while working

The Part-Time MBA program is designed for Luxembourg-based working professionals who aspire to have leadership positions in tomorrow’s global economy. The changing business environment requires an integrated program characterized by a multidisciplinary approach. Once accepted, entering students will be assessed to measure management skills, communication skills and content knowledge to help determine their individual curriculum. The integrated core courses will consist of a number of intensive classes designed to develop cross-functional skills. Finance, marketing, operations and accounting will be taught simultaneously in a “business process” approach.... [-]


Full-time MBA

HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management
Campus Full time 15 - 21 months September 2017 Germany Leipzig

HHL’s flexible and innovative MBA Program is designed to prepare effective and responsible business leaders and entrepreneurs for the challenges and opportunities of the 21st century. The program offers international experiences and focuses on developing your leadership talents and management skills. HHL offers also a part-time MBA program. Contact us to get more information. [+]

Masters in Business Administration in Leadership. Excellent Career Perspectives confirmed by Financial Times and AméricaEconomía Program Structure Flexible structure: An MBA tailored to your needs HHL’s flexible and innovative MBA Program is designed to prepare effective and responsible business leaders and entrepreneurs for the challenges and opportunities of the 21st century. The program offers international experiences and focuses on developing your leadership talents and management skills. Our program offers you the greatest flexibility and you have two tracks to choose from. Fast Track vs. Advanced Track The “Fast Track”, particularly designed for candidates with substantial work experience, allows you to acquire the essential knowledge and skills and to return to work as soon as possible. The “Advanced Track” gives you the opportunity to take additional electives and offers you other options such as an internship or a term abroad, and is best suited for candidates who wish to spend more time building a professional network or concentrate on certain disciplines. The Advanced Track will also let you spread out your schedule to allow a better balance between your study and private life. Class Profile Your MBA class at a glance Average age: 30 Age range: 25 - 45 Class size: 35 - 40 Percentage of woman: 30 % Average work experience: 5,5 years Percentage of international students: 90 % Average number of countries represented: 15 International Outside the box – gain more international experience at our top partner universities International competence is essential for a business leader. Global partnerships are... [-]

Penn State Smeal MBA - Consulting

Smeal College of Business, Penn State
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 USA University Park

The Penn State Smeal consulting concentration builds expertise in organization assessment and design, strategy development and implementation, development of organizational leadership capabilities, and project and client engagement management. [+]

Penn State Smeal MBA - Consulting The Penn State Smeal consulting concentration builds expertise in organization assessment and design, strategy development and implementation, development of organizational leadership capabilities, and project and client engagement management. Consulting Course Highlights Consulting Concentration Intro: Introduction to consulting processes, diagnosis and design, and client engagement management. Strategy Implementation and Organizational Change: Assess gaps between the current organization and the need to implement new strategies or execute change; identify processes for closing the gap. Complex Negotiations: Develop concepts and strategies for analyzing and conducting multiparty negotiations. Growth and Innovation Strategy: Identify opportunities for growth and profitability through technological and organizational innovations and market independently or with strategic partners. Consulting Faculty Highlights Smeal Finance faculty members have built an international reputation for financial research, especially in the areas of corporate financial policy and the operation and regulation of securities markets. Finance faculty who teach in the MBA Program include: Shawn Clark: A clinical professor of innovation and entrepreneurship, he is the interim director of the Farrell Center for Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship.. Don Hambrick: Past president of the Academy of Management and author of the widely noted worldwide study of executive leadership, Reinventing the CEO. Stephen Humphry: A professor of management, he is the research director of the Smeal Center for Teams and Negotiation. Alumni Outcomes Smeal MBA graduates who concentrate in consulting usually also select a functional area of expertise. They go on to pursue full-time employment opportunities with an array of organizations including: Agilent A.T.... [-]

WHU Full-Time MBA Program

WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management
Campus Full time 12 months September 2017 Germany Düsseldorf

12-month Full-Time MBA, taught completely in English [+]

Your MBA at WHU:

Benefit from an exclusive learning experience in a program with small classes, high academic standards and an excellent student to staff ratio. The WHU-MBA is a General Management Program with a strong overall focus on leadership and personal development. Enjoy the familiar atmosphere on our campus but also our included study trips to China, India and the USA. In search of the best students we are able to provide very talented candidates with scholarships. The program starts each April and September but application is possible throughout the year. Since seats are limited we strongly recommend early application.

 

The Program The MBA Program includes 3 modules in the USA, China and India. It is designed to equip participants from all over the world with the skills to master strategy, change and competition in an international context and to advance in their career. We are committed to educate general managers who can function in a variety of jobs and cope with diverse and changing environments. Our standards of excellence value highly honesty and integrity, mutual trust and respect as the foundations for competent and confident leadership. A maximum class size of 45 ensures excellent mentoring between professors and students. Scholarships are awarded to highly talented candidates. WHU has its own Career Center for on-campus recruitment. Company presentations, career days and informal dinner conversations contribute to successful networking with the company representatives. ... [-]

Two-Year Bentley MBA

Bentley University Graduate School of Business
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 USA Waltham

The Emerging Leaders MBA at the Bentley Graduate Business School is a two-year, full-time program designed for students with relatively little or no work experience. [+]

The Emerging Leaders MBA at the Bentley Graduate Business School is a two-year, full-time program designed for students with relatively little or no work experience. Candidates range from recent college graduates to those with three years of professional employment. The program provides a solid foundation in the major areas of business, upon which students can build by taking advanced courses and concentrations. Today’s young business leaders need both breadth and depth of expertise. Elective courses in the Emerging Leaders MBA program let you pursue a specialty that adds value for a future employer. You can customize your degree by choosing from eight concentrations: Accountancy Business Analytics Economics of Financial Markets Finance Information Systems and Technology Law and Taxation Leadership (formerly titled Management) Marketing Dual Degrees Students in the Emerging Leaders MBA Program can combine their degree with one of six Master of Science offerings at Bentley. Integrating the general business skills acquired through the MBA with the focused expertise of an MS degree offers a distinctive set of qualifications for your job search. Credits from four courses apply to both degrees, so you can earn the valuable extra credential by completing six additional courses. Tuition for the Emerging Leaders MBA program does not include Master of Science courses; they are charged at the regular per-course rate. Student Profile The Emerging Leaders MBA (Full-Time, Two Years) is designed for young people who want to launch their career with an added credential of high value to potential employers. Graduates enter the competitive... [-]

MBA - Leadership Online

Averett University Online
Online Full time September 2017 USA Danville

Position yourself to build productive teams, develop solid strategies and nurture a winning workplace culture with Averett’s Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Leadership (MBA-LDR). [+]

Masters in Business Administration in Leadership. MBA — Leadership Concentration

Position yourself to build productive teams, develop solid strategies and nurture a winning workplace culture with Averett’s Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Leadership (MBA-LDR). Online or on campus, you’ll learn effective leadership skills for the 21st century. Goals and Course Topics Leadership skills needed for today’s global, cross-cultural business environment are different than just a few years ago. You must grasp theoretical concepts and be able to apply them in real time – even as conditions shift around you. The MBA-LDR helps prepare you for the next step in your leadership career. Concentrations The online leadership MBA program covers the same advanced-level marketing, quantitative analysis, accounting and finance topics as the main-track MBA. Specialized leadership courses, taken online, include: Identifying overlaps and differences between leadership and management Leading in a global economy Effective decision-making Forming, directing and resolving problems within teams The executive leadership program culminates in a capstone project that allows you to demonstrate your mastery of the materials. You will develop a research project or case study addressing leadership issues in your workplace or in business at large. Format The MBA-LDR program is ideal if you want to advance your career without putting it on hold. Designed for accelerated completion, you’ll take one class at a time in intensive, seven-week blocks. Whether you choose to attend class online or on campus, you’ll take specialized leadership courses online. Small classes allow productive discussions and personal... [-]

MBA, Leadership and Change Management

Concordia University Chicago Online
Campus or Online Open Enrollment USA Chicago

Were you born to lead? The current economic environment requires successful businesses to use resources creatively and effectively. There is an increasing need for leaders who can guide an organization in adapting to changing environments and consumer needs. Many businesses seek out managers with strong leadership skills who adjust well in a changing environment. [+]

Were you born to lead? The current economic environment requires successful businesses to use resources creatively and effectively. There is an increasing need for leaders who can guide an organization in adapting to changing environments and consumer needs. Many businesses seek out managers with strong leadership skills who adjust well in a changing environment. Learning Objectives Concordia University Chicago's MBA specialization and certificate in leadership and change management will build the business fundamentals you need to advance your career while focusing on leading people and organizations. The courses are designed to help students understand the value of an array of leadership theories, the intercultural impact of leadership practice, and the intricacies of facilitating strategic change. Students develop servant leadership, interpersonal, and influencing skills to effectively shape group change. Graduates will successfully champion systemic change while achieving their organization’s mission. Career Possibilities Executive leadership: CEO, CMO, COO Entrepreneur/Small-business owner Human resource manager Global manager Consultant Demand for MBA Graduates According to the Graduate Management Admission Council® survey of 185 companies in 33 countries worldwide, 87-percent of employers plan to maintain (43%) or increase (43%) headcounts for new MBA hires. Forty-one respondents are affiliated with companies in the Fortune 500, and include 22 from Fortune 100 firms. [-]

MBA in International Management

Geneva Business School Barcelona Campus
Campus Full time 18 months September 2017 Spain Barcelona

This Master in Business Administration (MBA) with a Major in International Management is designed for professionals interested in deepening and expanding their knowledge in management. This program prepares you to be successful in a constantly changing environment, offering the tools you need to keep growing and keep developing as successful professionals of the business world... [+]

Masters in Business Administration in Leadership. This Master in Business Administration (MBA) with a Major in International Management is designed for professionals interested in deepening and expanding their knowledge in management. This program prepares you to be successful in a constantly changing environment, offering the tools you need to keep growing and keep developing as successful professionals of the business world. Program The program requires the successful completion of 90 credits. The program consists of 4 groups of courses common for all Masters, from which students may select the desired subjects to study: Core Courses, Elective Courses, Master Thesis and the following Orientation Courses, which are mandatory to complete the selected major: Economic Analysis at Micro and Macro Levels Strategic Management and Marketing Leadership and Organisational Behaviour HR and Operations Management Corporate Finance and Tax/Cost Accounting Career Options The program is of particular relevance to those working in, or planning to work in: General Manager International Sales and Marketing Manager Global Account Manager Admission Requirements - Bachelor degree or equivalent in a related field (plus 2 years experience). For Executive Master, 5 years experience - Completed application form with passport photo included - Photocopy of all academic diplomas or certificates - Official English exam results: IELTS 6.0, TOEFL IBT 70, proof of studying previously in an English speaking environment for a minimum of 3 years, or successful completion of the university’s admission examination. - Photocopy of your passport - Receipt for the payment of the application fee - Curriculum Vitae... [-]

MBA (Master of Business Administration)

Indian School of Business and Computing
Campus Full time 1 year July 2018 India Bangalore

This internationally respected degree has been redesigned to reflect the evolving nature of business and the global challenges facing business leaders. It focuses on developing strategic analytical skills, business intuition, and enquiring and adaptive thinking. [+]

This internationally respected degree has been redesigned to reflect the evolving nature of business and the global challenges facing business leaders. It focuses on developing strategic analytical skills, business intuition, and enquiring and adaptive thinking. It provides essential core business knowledge and understanding with a strong emphasis on developing the applied managerial skills vital for effective business leaders. Your communication, negotiation and facilitating skills will be nurtured and enhanced. The UWS MBA programme prepares you for leadership. It provides a rigorous grounding in the knowledge and skills necessary to operate effectively as a strategic general manager. Location A multi-lingual, metropolitan city with the moniker Silicon City attached to it, Bangalore also has a rich heritage of Management Education. The sheer concentration of corporate stakeholders with offices in Bangalore as well as the abundance of development centres provides lucrative employment opportunities. Degree The final MBA degree is awarded by UWS. UWS is a British Government University. The degree is the same as the one awarded to its students studying in the UK. These degrees are issued independently of bodies like AICTE / UGC. Entry Requirements: Bachelors degree from a recognised university with good grades (should be equivalent to a UK Bachelors (Hons) degree) Should be at least 21 years old. * Enrolled Students will be initially registered on a Postgraduate Diploma programme. The Strategic Business Project enables students to develop and apply their module knowledge and research skills to a business topic of their choice. Course Core modules Integration of Business... [-]

Euro MBA

IAE Aix Graduate School of Management
Online & Campus Combined Part time 2 years January 2018 France Aix-en-Provence

The EuroMBA is an educational consortium that combines the strengths of six renowned European business schools and universities. The EuroMBA curriculum addresses the needs of the modern manager, covering all the core courses, from corporate finance to change management. On top of that, the EuroMBA provides a range of leadership skills. [+]

Masters in Business Administration in Leadership. Combine a busy career with a world class MBA The EuroMBA is an educational consortium that combines the strengths of six renowned European business schools and universities. The EuroMBA curriculum addresses the needs of the modern manager, covering all the core courses, from corporate finance to change management. On top of that, the EuroMBA provides a range of leadership skills. INTRODUCTION SEMINAR The 4 days workshop will bring you up to speed on the skills you need to start the programme ONLINE COURSES Get a grip on the tools of management with our online courses, using IBM Connections as basis of the online learning environment Strategic Management Corporate Finance Change Management Operations and Supply Chain Management International Marketing Management Accounting Human Resource Management Technology and Innovation Management International Management Managerial Economics RESIDENTIAL WEEKS The thematic residential programme serves to inspire and integrate knowledge as well as allowing participants to develop those essential business networks. This allows students to follow six contemporary business themes that reflect the strengths of each partner school. Develop expertise in: Entrepreneurship Green Innovation Business Life Cycle Organisational Learning and Transformational Change Managing Emerging Markets Global Responsibility LEADERSHIP SKILLS During each residential week you will have the opportunity to develop the different dimensions of your leadership skills Coaching Negotiation Decision Making Leading Change Emotional Intelligence Competency Development MASTER’S THESIS How often do you consider setting up your own business? How often do you feel that things in your company could be... [-]