Organizational Leadership and Supervision, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
  • English (book IELTS)
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Graduate study in Organizational Leadership provides a theoretical foundation to connect key concepts in leadership and human resources research with best practice.  The master’s and graduate certificate programs offer in-depth learning and career-oriented study with comprehensive and professionally relevant course work.


The M.S. in Organizational Leadership and Supervision offers students a foundation in the key principles of organizational leadership through core courses and the opportunity to choose a concentration, in either leadership or human resource management, that will provide in-depth knowledge and skills. OLS programs focus on understanding and working with people within organizations and the practical application of leadership concepts and theories. Graduates of the program will be prepared for leadership or human resources roles in a wide variety of settings including industrial, medical, service, and other profit and nonprofit organizations.  The Graduate Certificate in Organizational Leadership is based on the core of the Organizational Leadership and Supervision master’s degree program.  The courses combine theory and practice to yield a combination that is immediately applicable to the work place and builds a foundation for more specialized study for those interested in advanced work.

Programme Structure

Courses include
  • Foundations of Behavior and Leadership in Organizations
  • Foundations of Human Resource
  • Foundations of Organizational Context
  • Organizational Analysis and Action
  • Compensation and Benefits
  • Workforce Planning and Employment
  • Employee Relations
  • System Change and Organization Development
  • Leading Collaborative Projects and Work Teams
  • Developing a Leadership Philosophy

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    33 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Book IELTS
  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

The admission process will require:

  • Completion of an application including an essay that demonstrates writing skills, ability to articulate a leadership perspective and clarity of career objectives;
  • Official transcripts of all previous college and university work;
  • A recent resume; and
  • Two recent letters of recommendation that reflect on professional and/or academic skills.  If applicants are within five years of completing academic work, at least one of the letters should be from a former faculty member.

Applicants with undergraduate GPAs below 3.0 (4.0 scale) must present recent scores from either the GRE or the GMAT. 

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    775 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 775 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National Applies to you

    775 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 775 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State Applies to you

    342 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 342 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Fort Wayne

  • 830 - 1270 USD/month
    Living Costs

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