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Leadership and Organizations (Concentration in Project Management), M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #301 (WUR) , CO,
Gain practical experience in using the tools and techniques of effective project management in this program designed to provide hands-on instruction throughout your experience.

About

Develop collaborative leadership skills and learn to add value to any organization through the Leadership and Organizations program as you integrate strategy, innovation, and the emerging practices that inspire individuals. You’ll learn how to effectively manage change within dynamic environments, assess risk, handle crisis, and promote philanthropy across a variety of sectors.

Aspiring and current leaders will benefit from the research, project-based learning, and cooperative study provided by the program, as you learn to cultivate and sustain organizational learning, guide the vision and mission of organizations, support the public good, and make the choice of ethical leadership. Whether forming partnerships with employees, donors, or industries, you’ll develop the skills that help deliver organizational excellence.

Organizations rely on sound project management to ensure timeline, scope, and budget goals are met. You’ll learn:

  • Project management software
  • Risk management
  • Legal issues
  • Plan development
  • Contracts and procurement
  • Financing and budget development

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Project Management
  • Project Contracts and Procurement
  • Project Management Tools and Techniques
  • Project Management Dynamics

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    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.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  •  Application Form & Fee
  •  Personal Statement
  •  Resume
  •  Official Transcripts from Each Post-Secondary Institution Attended
  •  Two References

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    32928 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32928 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    32928 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32928 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Denver

  • 1310 - 2220 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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