College Degrees

Leadership MBA

An MBA graduate program in leadership applies concepts in organization and human behavior to effective business models. This degree may be designed for students with strong organizational capacity and a passion for leading others. MBA candidates should be well-versed in organizational strategy and be comfortable guiding others through effective and meaningful communication. The coursework of a leadership MBA commonly includes core leadership principles that are formed based on the science of psychology and human behavior. These principles are then applied to a business model, so as to demonstrate just how effective successful leadership is to a company’s viability.

While there is no single attribute that creates an effective leader, a true success story may be shown through the effects of his leadership. For chief officers, this success rate may be gauged on a company’s fiscal performance. For upper-level department managers like sales and marketing professionals, achievement is likely focused on goals, either in regards to specific campaigns, or in business revenue. A small business owner may use improved profitability to demonstrate his effective leadership. And this goes on and on. A leadership MBA is one of few degrees that may be applicable in nearly any facet of modern business. How it gets applied is completely up to you.

Example Courses

  • Leadership Practice and Application
  • Managing and Leading
  • Innovation and Technology

Potential Industries

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Business Operations
  • Consulting

Colleges Offering Degree

  • Walden University
  • Grand Canyon University
  • Norwich University

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