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Master of Management and Leadership

Get advanced leadership and management skills to propel your career

Our master’s program is designed for flexibility, whether you prefer an in-person experience or would rather earn your degree fully online. If you want a little of both, you can alternate between formats and we’ll work with you to ensure you get the credits you need. And you'll do it all in just 8 courses so you can get your master's and advance your career.

Don’t wait for a lucky break to land you in a leadership role. You have the drive to pursue that new job title; Hamline’s Master of Management and Leadership can provide the skills to get you there.

More than 90% of today’s employers list problem-solving as the top attribute they seek in candidates, along with the ability to work in a team (86%), communication (78%), and leadership (73%). With a master’s in management, you’ll gain the skills to lead dynamic teams through changing environments, solve modern business problems, and foster innovative thinking—in a program you can finish in 15 months.

Management and leadership coursework that prepares you to lead 

With Hamline's Master of Management and Leadership you'll be prepared to lead in the public sector with just 8 courses, including three electives in areas of your choosing.

You'll realize the career benefits while taking courses and have your master's degree in as few as 15 months.


Deciding between an MBA or the Management and Leadership degree?

MBA Master of Management and Leadership
12 courses Eight courses
On campus, online, or hybrid—you decide On campus, online, or hybrid—you decide
Finish in as few as two years Finish in as few as 15 months
Choose from concentrations in business analytics, cybersecurity, finance, leadership and change management, and marketing Take electives from our master’s programs in business administration, business analytics, nonprofit management, and public administration
Wide focus covers management, finance, data analytics, and business improvement strategies Specialized focus on leadership and project management

We’re here to help you with career planning

You don’t have to navigate your career on your own. Beginning with orientation, our career advisor will guide you in developing your own individual career plan that will best meet your professional goals.

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