Global Leadership

University of San Diego

M.Sc. Blended
16 months
1565 USD/credit
1565 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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Designed for working professionals, this Global Leadership degree at University of San Diego offers practical, hands-on experience so you can advance in your career—and make a real impact in the world. 


From studying cross-cultural leadership in Madrid to learning best business practices from local executives, you will gain the skills and confidence you need to become the global leader you were always meant to be. From lively class discussions to professors invested in your success, we provide exceptional support and engagement during every step of your journey.

Through an optimal blend of classroom and online instruction—and several short-term study abroad opportunities—you will gain an extraordinary understanding of cultural, political and economic differences worldwide. Upon completing our Global Leadership program at University of San Diego, you will possess not only stronger leadership skills, but also the perspective (and connections) you need to become a true global innovator.


The USD School of Business is committed to developing socially responsible leaders with a global mindset through academically rigorous, relevant and values-based education and research.


Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • International Comparative Leadership & Management
  • Leading Others: Individuals, Teams & Organizations
  • Understanding Organizations
  • Capstone Business Simulation Project
  • Global Society
  • Global Politics, Policy and Law
  • Understanding International Business
  • Marketing for Global Business
  • Finance for Global Business
  • International Negotiations
  • Strategic Planning and Management
  • Project Management for Global Business
  • Project Leadership for Global Business

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 16 months

Start dates & application deadlines




32 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

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

  • Current Resume — You will submit a resume detailing your employment and/or educational experience.
  • Personal Statement, Statement of Purpose and/or Essays — Personal statement(s) vary depending on the program you are applying to. Please check the prompt in your application.
  • Letters of Recommendation — Your letters should be from professors familiar with your scholarly work, or from professional supervisors who have had experience in a graduate program and who can provide information about your potential for success as a graduate student. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1565 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1565 USD per credit and a duration of 16 months.
  • National

    1565 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1565 USD per credit and a duration of 16 months.


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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Global Leadership
University of San Diego