St. Bonaventure University’s online Master of Arts in Strategic Leadership [MSL] can help you leverage your existing expertise and become an organizational leader. You have the technical skills and knowledge, now you just need to hone the leadership intangibles - communication, vision and decision making.Grow Your Skillset
How can you get that important promotion? How can you break into the management structure in a significant way and not be pigeonholed in your current role? An MSL can help you take your technical expertise and meld it with crucial leadership skills that can open a new horizon in your professional career.
The MSL is more than just an advanced degree, it is a transformative experience that helps you see business management and organizational leadership from new perspectives. Gain a big picture view of the whole organization as you learn how departments are structured and how important legal, political and ethical decisions are made.Our Approach
The MSL focuses on organizational and professional development with a modern twist. The MSL helps you develop into a well-rounded and multi-dimensional leader or executive – someone who can effectively work across departments and geographic borders, inspiring and motivating co-workers while challenging them to work beyond their comfort zones. A leader who recognizes cross-cultural and inter-organizational differences and conflicts and works to creatively and ethically solve problems.Our MSL Program:
- Provides a comprehensive advanced business education with a focus on leadership
- Is designed to develop the student’s leadership potential
- Approaches business and leadership from different perspectives
- Teaches students how to act like a leader, motivate others and inspire confidence
- Delivers immediately applicable skills for the experienced manager
A Master’s in Strategic Leadership degree says that you are serious about leadership and your career. Graduates leave with a Leadership Portfolio allowing them to show current or future employers the knowledge they have gained. The portfolio includes projects and activities they have completed that demonstrates their professional development.
An MSL also improves your chances of seizing opportunities as they present themselves. Successful graduates leave with improved leadership skills and a graduate degree. All of this can add up to career advancement, career satisfaction, and improved financial well-being. The MSL is a tangible credential that stands out among your qualifications.