M.Sc. On Campus Online

Organizational Leadership and Administration

Concordia University Wisconsin

12 months
740 USD/credit 23680 USD/year
740 USD/credit 23680 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Learn how to lead yourself and others with the Organizational Leadership and Administration program of Concordia University Wisconsin.


Know yourself before you lead

Leadership is a process that involves setting a purpose and direction guided by ethical and moral Christian principles, inspiring people to combine and work towards willingly, paying attention to the means, pace and quality of progress towards the aim, and upholding group unity and individual effectiveness with confidence and transparency.

Today’s challenging and changing global economy demands ethical and effective leaders. The Organizational Leadership and Administration program of Concordia University Wisconsin empowers you to develop the qualities and traits of a leader best reflected in your personal and professional experiences. The OLA program exposes you to leadership theory and practice, vital ethical principles, and organization-building exercises. Graduates reflect Christian Leadership values that empower today’s minds to transform today's world. The OLA Program requires 32 semester hours of credit comprising of 11 courses.

Inspiring change and cooperation in an organization requires an intuitive team leader, equipped with the abilities, knowledge and skills needed to create and maximize the benefits of a motivated work environment. The result: strong group identity built on commitment and trust.

What to expect

A graduate-level degree in Organizational Leadership and Administration (OLA) prepares you for leadership roles in many areas of business. The Concordia University Master of Science in Organizational Leadership and Administration program blends Christian leadership and ethics with organizational theory and practice. It prepares a wide variety of working professionals to guide organizational efforts effectively with methods based on proven scientific study.

Where can you go after your earn this degree? Consider our doctoral programs, including a Doctorate of Education. One of the best, unique aspects of the EdD in Leadership in Innovation and Continuous Improvement (LICI) is its interprofessional approach. This cohort program welcomes students with diverse professional backgrounds in business, health professions, pharmacy, nursing, and education. The curriculum is collaboratively designed across these interprofessional areas and incorporates best practices from all these fields of study. 


  • Fundraising Manager
  • Public Relations Manager
  • Management Analyst

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theories, Strategies, Visioning Leadership
  • Leading Changes in Organisations
  • Organizational Communication and Negotiation
  • Selecting & Implementing Informational Systems
  • Ethical Dimensions of Leadership
  • Special Topics in Leadership

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • These programs have a minimum undergraduate GPA requirement of 3.00
  • Application form
  • Non-refundable application fee
  • One page essay describing your reasons for obtaining a graduate degree
  • Résumé of your education and employment experience
  • Two signed letters of recommendation using the Recommendation Form (recommendation letters on letterhead may also be submitted)
  • All official transcripts leading to your bachelor’s degree

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    23680 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 740 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    23680 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 740 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Mequon

1621 - 2688 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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Organizational Leadership and Administration
Concordia University Wisconsin


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!

Tuition fee settings