Offered By: Colangelo College of Business
Earn Your Masters Degree in Leadership
Develop the confidence and decisiveness of an executive leader. In our Master of Business Administration (MBA) with an Emphasis in Leadership degree program, you learn the principles of conducting and building your business, while the emphasis in leadership option prepares you to lead your team. In this program, offered by the Colangelo College of Business, you cultivate the skills and traits to ethically help you drive effective change, production, and growth.
This MBA in leadership program includes a range of topics relevant to 21st-century corporations. Review the fundamentals of business, including finance, accounting, economics and quantitative studies, in addition to operations management. In small dynamic learning environments, you evaluate departmental functions from a managerial stance and discuss innovative strategies with expert faculty and professionals with diverse backgrounds and perspectives. Final coursework guides you through best practices that help you maneuver through development, growth and change stages in your organization.
Study Servant Leadership
In this leadership MBA degree program, you gain an understanding of business, administration, and leadership. Review the components that differentiate servant leaders and the process to create an interdependent, productive system. Explore leadership communication and strategies that build synergy amongst members, develop a strong organizational culture and build a high performing organization.
What You Will Learn
Discover Our MBA in Leadership Curriculum
The MBA in leadership explores a wide range of topics and learning objectives:
- Managerial accounting concepts and procedures for internal reporting, cost behavior, systems, budgeting and performance evaluation
- Financial business decisions, including forecasting, development of proformas, management of working capital and fundraising
- Leadership models and theories evaluated through a variety of insights and viewpoints
- Fostering and promoting ethical and socially responsible business practices
- Planning, executing and defining strategies within organizations
Promote Your Career with Advanced Leadership Skills
This leadership MBA degree provides you with the skills necessary to develop and gain self-confidence in your leadership. Typical careers for graduates with an MBA in leadership include corporate executives, managers, directors or leaders in all types of business or service organizations.
Pursue a next-generation education with an online degree from Grand Canyon University. Earn your degree with convenience and flexibility with online courses that let you study anytime, anywhere. GCU offers the most experienced leadership in delivering online degree programs. Full-time faculty members and fully trained adjunct instructors, equipped with strong academic backgrounds and practical experience in their fields, support you every step of the way. Designed with the career-oriented professional in mind, our online classes provide an intimate environment that stimulates engaging and challenging discussions. Choose from programs across our distinct colleges, in high-demand employment areas. Classes begin frequently.
Grand Canyon University’s evening programs cater to the demands of working professionals who prefer an in-person learning environment. Our night classes meet just once per week and offer the interaction and discussion of a typical college classroom. Night classes are designed for a specific number of students, providing a warm and nurturing environment that supports an engaging experience. In an evening cohort, you will progress through your degree program with the same career-minded classmates, providing an opportunity to network and forge relationships that go beyond the classroom. Classes begin frequently at various locations, including our main campus.