Organization and Leadership

University of San Francisco

24 months
1215 USD/credit
1215 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The Organization and Leadership degree at University of San Francisco is creating school leaders from K-12 to higher education.


The Organization and Leadership program offered by University of San Francisco aims to bring before students a continuum of new knowledge and understanding that reflects current theories, research, and innovative practices.

 The Organization and Leadership Master’s program is composed of a diverse and unique faculty that draws upon a common ethic to teach and live leadership through commitment, academic excellence, and innovative practice.

Graduates with Organization and Leadership from University of San Francisco will be able to:

  • Identify ways institutions perpetuate, and create opportunities to challenge, injustice, inequality, and oppression.
  • Identify, describe, and critique theories for analyzing organizations and institutions and their relationship to society.
  • Identify, describe, and critique leadership theory and traditional approaches to leadership in educational settings and community contexts.
  • Articulate a leadership philosophy and develop practical approaches to function as agents of change.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Information Systems in Educational Management
  • Budget and Finance
  • Education Law
  • Human Resources in Educational Management
  • Educational Leadership
  • Anthropology of Education
  • Data Based Decision Making for School Leaders 
  • School, Community and Society 
  • Culture and Work 
  • Organization Development and Learning 
  • Ethical Organization

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have earned their Bachelor's and/or Masters' degrees from a regionally accredited institution. 
  • Recommended GPA of 2.75
  • Certification of Finances
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • Transcript (Academic Record) from each university or college attended
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume or CV
  • Two Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1215 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1215 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1215 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1215 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


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