Not all managers are leaders, yet the most effective managers eventually become leaders. A great leader can drive not only a business, but an entire industry. With a M.A. in Management and Leadership from Webster University, you’ll be prepared to do just that. Webster’s graduate degree is designed to help you develop and refine the skills you need to be a more strategic manager and leader.

Our program will equip you with the understanding of global business practices and motivational skills needed to not just manage people but to rally them behind you. Our cutting edge curriculum will help to amplify your abilities for developing solutions to complex problems and situations. You will understand how to analyze industry trends and their impact on your organization as well as anticipate, plan, and execute organizational change.

Webster’s Master of Arts in Management and Leadership will give you the tools to increase revenues, widen profit margins, and beat your competition. This program is designed for the busy professional. Our flexible program delivery formats allow you to complete the entire program in as little as 18-months. The program is offered entirely online, in the classroom, or a combination of both as designed by you to meet your individual needs.

Points of Distinction

  • You can customize this degree with an emphasis in one of the following areas: Cybersecurity, Health Administration, Organizational Development and Change, or Project Management
  • Hands-on comprehensive program that puts theory into practice
  • Program available entirely online and at several metropolitan area campuses (see for available locations)
  • Can be completed in as little as 18-months without sacrificing quality or content

Job Outlook

92% of students who have completed a master's degree in Management and Leadership in 2017 found full time employment post graduation. This combined with the 9% projected growth of management occupations from 2016 to 2026, make the master's degree in Management and Leadership from Webster a worthy investment.

Management and Leadership Academic Programs

To read about specific program requirements, learning outcomes and how to apply, click on a program from the following list:

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Whether you’re seeking an undergraduate or graduate degree, we'll help you achieve academic excellence preparing you for future career successes. The first step is to fill out our application.