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Leadership, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
, MN,
This degree applies to a variety of career paths and is similar to degrees called “Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership” and “Master of Management.” 

About

Our leadership studies program is taught by knowledgeable, engaging faculty and provides a liberal arts perspective using multiple disciplines. Many organizations view leadership skills as crucial to their success.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Foundations of Leadership
  • Responsible Leadership for the 21st Century
  • Evaluating Empirical Research
  • Self-Identity and Values: Keys to Authentic Leadership
  • Organization Theory and Leadership
  • Design and Leadership
  • Leadership in a Global Society
  • Strategic Leadership
  • Universal Responsibility and Leadership: A Nicaraguan Experience
  • Colloquium of Contemporary Theories of Leadership
  • Integrating the Theory and Practice of Responsible Leadership

Detailed Programme Facts

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

English Language Requirements

  • 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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  • 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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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).

General Requirements

  • The Intent to Graduate should be completed one year before you plan to graduate from Augsburg College. 
  • Once you submit the Intent to Graduate packet to the Registrar’s Office, an audit will be done on your record. 
  • During your last semester, you’ll be added to the “Graduation Workshop” in the “My Courses” section of Inside Augsburg. 
  • Participate in Commencement
  •  Diplomas will be mailed out approximately eight weeks after the term ends and all requirements are met, and the diploma packet includes a copy of your final transcript to review, and an official copy in a sealed envelope.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    759 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 759 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    759 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 759 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Minneapolis

  • 1130 - 2050 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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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Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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