Be the One They Rally Behind

In the workforce, every day brings a new challenge. It takes a Shark to stare that challenge in its face and embolden others to conquer it together.

At NSU, you will dive deep into your innate leadership abilities and learn how to apply them in order to achieve organizational team success. Our Master of Science in Leadership program will give you the edge you need to shape and motivate others to reach corporate, public sector, non-profit or higher education goals.

Our graduates have built rewarding careers as HR managers and directors, sales managers, healthcare administrators, management consultants. Like them, you will know how to guide others through engaging communication, insightful training and responsive support. Step up and help both individuals and your organization, as a whole, accomplish more.

Who Should Apply

  • Advisors, HR coordinators, trainers, supervisors, administrators, directors, and other professionals seeking organizational advancement at for-profit corporations, public sector organizations or non-profits.
  • All bachelor-educated professionals who strive to increase their expertise in education, training and development.

Take the next steps to success. Apply for NSU’s Master of Science in Leadership.

Quick Facts

Tuition for the degree program is $865 per credit hour.
NSU’s M.S. in Leadership program is 31 total credits to complete.
Delivery Options
Coursework for the Master of Science in Leadership is available online and at many of the NSU campuses through evening or weekend classes.
Application Deadlines
Applications for admission are accepted online and on a rolling basis for all graduate programs throughout the calendar year.

Earning Potential

Sales Manager $113,860 Average Salary Per Year

5% Projected Employment Growth

Healthcare Manager $94,500 Average Salary Per Year

17% Projected Employment Growth

HR Manager $104,440 Average Salary Per Year

9% Projected Employment Growth

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

M.S. in Education - Leadership

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Program Requirements (31 credits)
EDU 5000
Orientation to the Graduate Teacher Education Program ( EDU 5000 )
MSL 680
Leadership Theory and Practice ( MSL 680 / Credits: 3 )
MSL 681
Leading Change ( MSL 681 / Credits: 3 )
MSL 682
Ethical Leadership ( MSL 682 / Credits: 3 )
MSL 683
Research for Leaders in Education and Human Services ( MSL 683 / Credits: 3 )
MSL 684
Organizational Systems ( MSL 684 / Credits: 3 )
MSL 685
Leading Learning Communities ( MSL 685 / Credits: 3 )
MSL 686
Strategic Leadership in Education and Human Services ( MSL 686 / Credits: 3 )
MSL 687
Current Organizational Issues and Trends in Educational and Human Services Organizations ( MSL 687 / Credits: 3 )
MSL 689
The Business of Leadership: Special Topics ( MSL 689 / Credits: 4 )
MSL 690
International Leadership Perspectives ( MSL 690 / Credits: 3 )

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