MBA Programs in Strategic Leadership

Compare 42 MBA Programs in Strategic Leadership

Strategic Leadership

An MBA is an advanced degree centering on increased knowledge and skills in business-related areas. Students completing the program can expect higher salaries while enjoying challenging work. An MBA in Strategic Leadership provides the exciting opportunity to envision and implement change.

What is an MBA in Strategic Leadership? Strategic leaders help define the vision of an organization, and take necessary steps to move employees and processes towards the realization of company goals. A thorough understanding of all aspects of business is imparted, along with instruction in critical thinking, decision making, and problem solving. Students gain comprehensive knowledge of areas such as management, finance, marketing, and communication. Courses are offered in marketing strategy, ethics, information systems, conflict negotiation, and the interrelationship of politics and business. For global leadership, studies include foreign economics and enterprise. Emphasis is placed on developing skills to formulate strategies and successfully apply them in the workplace.

Benefits of the program are realized in career advancement as well as personal growth. Skills in problem solving, visionary planning, and implementing strategies help students make and meet their own private goals. Leadership abilities can be utilized in volunteer capacities to advance individual interests and passions.

The cost of obtaining an MBA in the field varies according to the location of the school and the curriculum offered. Students should research the global options available and select the opportunity that best meets their needs and desires.

Employment prospects are plentiful because of the broad nature of the course of study. Skills can be applied to leadership in almost any organization or used as a basis for entrepreneurship. Career possibilities include general manager, consultant, training and development specialist, project manager, and administrator. Graduates are hired in a variety of venues such as business, non-profit organizations, governmental agencies, the banking industry, public administration, education, service industries, construction, energy, and healthcare.

Take the first step towards advancing your career in this exciting and rewarding field. 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 August 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 of Business Administration in Strategic 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. Intake January, March, May, August and October 2017/2018 [-]

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... [+]

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 (C.V.) - Recommendation letter International Accreditations... [-]

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. [+]

Masters of Business Administration in Strategic Leadership. 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... [-]

MBA in Leadership

EU Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years October 2017 Switzerland Montreux Geneva Spain Barcelona Germany Munich + 6 more

Good leadership means good business. Professional communication, team building and conflict resolution are all key leadership skills developed in this comprehensive program. Whether you want to be a startup entrepreneur or a change-agent in an existing organization, this major is designed to focus on your leadership method and process... [+]

Good leadership means good business. Professional communication, team building and conflict resolution are all key leadership skills developed in this comprehensive program. Whether you want to be a startup entrepreneur or a change-agent in an existing organization, this major is designed to focus on your leadership method and process, helping to define your leadership style and efficient team management in order to achieve clear goals and objectives. This program targets the team dynamics that motivate employees, to the mutual benefit of the employee and company.

Duration: Three terms Credits: 68 CH/90 ECTS Start Dates: October, January, March Locations: Barcelona, Geneva, Montreux Teaching Language: English Degree Awarded: EU Switzerland private accredited MBA degree Dual Degree On Campus MSc in International Management For students who have less than two years of work experience Duration: Three terms Dual qualification: EU Switzerland private accredited MBA + an official MSc in International Management awarded by the University of Roehampton in London MBA For students who have two or more years of work experience Duration: Three terms Dual qualification: EU Switzerland private accredited MBA + an official MBA awarded by the University of Roehampton in London ... [-]

MBA - Comprehensive

College of Mount Saint Vincent
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Riverdale

The College’s M.B.A. program equips students with leadership skills and business acumen to serve both the profit and not-for-profit sectors. The program offers a student-centered learning environment within a curriculum accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). [+]

Masters of Business Administration in Strategic Leadership. MBA - Comprehensive Students who select this option build a program of advanced study in consultation with their faculty advisor. Eighteen credits are selected from among the full portfolio of courses offered in the MBA program on the 600-level. The program of study is approved by the Program Director. Through this option, students are able to tailor their advanced coursework in the MBA program to match career goals, professional interests, and the challenges of their current positions. Graduate students planning careers in such areas as not-for-profit management, public service, and policy advocacy are able to complete advanced work tied directly to the challenges of the professional life to which they aspire. [-]

MBA Leadership Practice

Edinburgh Napier University
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2017 United Kingdom Edinburgh

Enhance your leadership and managerial skills and gain the practical experience on a placement on this postgraduate course. [+]

Enhance your leadership and managerial skills and gain the practical experience on a placement on this postgraduate course. Course introduction Are you a recently-qualified ambitious graduate who has acquired experience in areas such as the voluntary sector, family businesses or held leadership positions in associations such as student unions, sports clubs or societies? If so, then this innovative MBA programme is for you. It recognises the rise of young entrepreneurs and demand from graduates to acquire higher-order managerial skills to develop their careers quickly. What you'll learn The MBA (Leadership Practice) programme is designed to develop you as a manager and leader of the future through supporting you in analysing environments, formulating strategy, taking decisions and leading change programmes. The course incorporates a placement to help you develop practical experience and insight as well as build valuable links between theory and practice and enhance your overall employability. Through this placement, you’ll formulate a project plan with the aim of introducing a new approach or strategy into a public, private or voluntary sector organisation. The programme covers the full range of MBA skills as well as additional action learning and critical reflection skills – essential for the modern manager. You'll acquire creative problem solving, critical reasoning and strategic thinking skills, and apply these to your learning about global economic principles, strategic business issues, organisational management and the realities of the competitive marketplace. You'll utilise and augment your written and verbal communication techniques, giving you the confidence to present your ideas and... [-]

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.... [-]


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. [-]

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 of Business Administration in Strategic 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. [-]

Full-time MBA

University at Buffalo School of Management
Campus Full time 21 months August 2017 USA Buffalo

The UB MBA program has been preparing students for leadership positions in management since 1931. In our Top 50 ranked program, we combine a foundation-building core with flexible, career-targeted electives. [+]

The UB MBA program has been preparing students for leadership positions in management since 1931. In our Top 50 ranked program, we combine a foundation-building core with flexible, career-targeted electives. Add to this the practice of learning at three levels—inside, alongside and outside the classroom—and award-winning programs like LeaderCORE™ and Corporate Champions, you have an unbeatable experience. In our twenty-one month full-time program, you have an opportunity to choose from many concentrations in the UB MBA program, including analytics, finance, healthcare management, information systems, international management, consulting, marketing or supply chain and operations. In addition, we offer collaborative MBA degrees including MArch/MBA, AuD/MBA, DDS/MBA, JD/MBA, MD/MBA, MPH/MBA, MSW/MBA, PharmD/MBA, an Engineering/MBA in several different engineering disciplines, as well as a Resident/MBA for residents and fellows in UB graduate medical education. Career preparation, job and internship opportunities, and networking specifically for MBA students is provided by our Career Resource Center, available exclusively to School of Management students. See what firms are recruiting UB School of Management students. Top UBMBA employers of include: Citi Deloitte HSBC Capital One PricewaterhouseCoopers Bloomberg General Mills M&T Bank Rich Products It’s not just your technical skills: through our integrated MBA curriculum, focus on your personal and professional development, too, in competencies like teamwork, communications skills, and leadership as well as gain access to experienced executives for advice, mentoring and best practices. Open doors mean a lot here. Access is a hallmark of the UB School of Management. You’re on a first name basis with world-renowned faculty... [-]

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. [+]

Masters of Business Administration in Strategic Leadership. 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. " [-]

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. [+]

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 therefore one of HHL’s key assets.... [-]

MBA

Felician University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 USA Rutherford

The Felician University Master of Business Administration in Innovation and Entrepreneurial Leadership was specifically designed to provide students with not only business content knowledge but also leadership skills for the 21st century, resulting in the ability to make better business decisions and work with diverse teams to achieve results. [+]

Masters of Business Administration in Strategic Leadership. More and more organizations are searching for employees who not only perform a function but also think creatively, innovate and adapt to changing markets, and demonstrate emotional intelligence when dealing with other employees and customers. The Felician University Master of Business Administration in Innovation and Entrepreneurial Leadership was specifically designed to provide students with not only business content knowledge but also leadership skills for the 21st century, resulting in the ability to make better business decisions and work with diverse teams to achieve results. This curriculum builds your creativity, ethical decision making, communication, teamwork, critical reasoning, and emotional intelligence competencies and has immediate payback in the work place. Advanced course work includes scholarly and practical project work culminating in a real-life capstone experience and portfolio. Our program builds critical thinkers who dig deeper and question the how and the why. Most importantly, our commitment to ethical decision making is unique – our curriculum provides students with the framework for ethical strength in decision making and performance in the workplace. Why should I choose the Felician University MBA in Innovation and Entrepreneurial Leadership Program? There are many reasons, some of which include: Felician University is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools MBA in Innovation and Entrepreneurial Leadership is accredited by the International Assembly of Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) Graduate culture and community that is tailored to fit mid-career professionals who desire to compete on a new level of excellence Membership... [-]

MBA: The Data Intelligent MBA

Saint Joseph's University, Haub School of Business
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2017 USA Philadelphia

Earn the MBA you've always wanted, while gaining valuable expertise in business analytics. [+]

MBA: The Data Intelligent MBA Earn the MBA you've always wanted, while gaining valuable expertise in business analytics. Receive personalized assistance learning about this program. Contact Kate Sonstein at Saint Joseph's University: csonstei@sju.edu or 610-660-1693 The Data Intelligent MBA delivers deep analytical expertise AND broad-based business learning to: Leverage relevant, real time, actionable data Increase ROI on information assets Empower the workforce with analytical tools Improve decision making Enhance the bottom line Innovative curriculum consists of: 6 MBA courses with a focus on strategy, leadership, critical reasoning, business ethics and global perspective - Broad based business knowledge for enterprise-wide initiatives - “Big Picture” strategic perspective - Advanced skills in communication, critical thinking, teaming, problem solving, ethical decision making, globalization - Leadership acumen to progress to senior positions 6 Business Intelligence & Analytics courses provide in-depth technical expertise - Build functional skills in high demand area - In-depth expertise - SAS endorsed curriculum, exposure to SAP, Tableau Receive personalized assistance learning about this program. Contact Kate Sonstein at Saint Joseph's University: csonstei@sju.edu or 610-660-1693 [-]

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. [+]

Masters of Business Administration in Strategic Leadership. 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... [-]