2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (September 2022) 
    Nov 28, 2022  
2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (September 2022)

MS in Leadership

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The MS in Leadership program is designed to help leaders build the necessary knowledge base and skills to meet the ever-evolving challenges of a complex world. The content and activities encompassed in the leadership degree program help prepare leaders to seek and find innovative answers to novel problems and challenges; deploy effective strategies to facilitate change and manage conflict; and inspire individuals to work together toward a shared vision for a better future. Moreover, this program helps prepare students to create positive change through effective leadership.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of the program, students will be prepared to:

  1. Apply leadership principles utilized to foster positive transformation of individuals and organizations.
  2. Effectively utilize communication strategies appropriate to intended audience.
  3. Assess relationship-building strategies used by leaders.
  4. Evaluate holistic problem-solving strategies that leaders use in complex environments.
  5. Utilize effective self-reflections skills to continue a lifelong evaluation of personal leadership values, strengths, and goals.
  6. Appraise techniques leaders use to facilitate effective collaboration necessary to lead others towards a common goal.
  7. Evaluate appropriate social change leadership strategies.

Degree Requirements

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