M.B.A. On Campus


University of Houston Downtown

12 months
9102 USD/year
9102 USD/year
4794 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Leadership MBA at University of Houston Downtown is industry driven. High-level corporate executives and leaders from a variety of industries have directly contributed to the development of the program and the topics of the leadership curriculum. 


The resulting unique and innovative program will equip MBA graduates with the leadership skill set that will propel their careers and give them and their organizations a sustained competitive advantage.

University of Houston Downtown's MBA in leadership will assist leaders in all industries who are in first time or early leadership or managerial positions. It is also suitable for leaders who want to enhance and refresh their knowledge in current leadership methods and research.

The MBA in leadership program investigates the many dimensions of leadership and provides opportunities for students to practice these skills in their daily work routines, transforming the way students perceive their roles within an organization. The goal is to develop well-rounded leaders who are exposed to a wide variety of leadership characteristics, enabling students to refine their personal leadership styles to be the most effective within their organizations, their communities, and their circles of influence.

The Skills and Topics Covered in MBA Leadership Courses Include:

  • Building stakeholder relationships and networking within and between departments
  • Effective communication skills and effective communication of business results
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Measurement and development of employee performance
  • Developing and leading high-functioning teams

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Supporting the Business Strategy
  • Interpreting and Delivering Business Results
  • Interpersonal Leadership Effectiveness in Business
  • The Business Leader's Role in Talent Development
  • Leading Teams for Business Results

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Apply for admissions using the Apply Texas Application online.
  • Submit official transcripts from all institutions previously attended including the institution where your bachelor’s degree or equivalent was awarded.
  • Additional supporting documents are required for each specific program; please visit the program website for program requirements and other information.
  • Submit your $80 admissions application fee.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9102 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4551 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    9102 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4551 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    4794 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2397 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Houston

1067 - 1950 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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