Earn your MS in Organizational Leadership
Businesses rely on strategic thinkers and organizational leaders to drive growth and forward progress. Learn the skills necessary to further your entrepreneurial ambitions and contribute to a positive business culture with the Master of Science in Organizational Leadership and Entrepreneurship, offered by the Colangelo College of Business.
The MS in Organizational Leadership and Entrepreneurship emphasizes marketing and sales approaches. It equips students with the necessary skills to build a complete and successful business model. The intensive, research-based curriculum guides students through the fundamentals of finance, accounting, organizational growth and infrastructure. It examines the roles of customer development, analytics and marketing management.
Earn Your MS in Entrepreneurship and Organizational Leadership at GCU
Grand Canyon University’s graduate programs are developed with the needs of working professionals in mind. You can earn your 46-credit MS in Organizational Leadership and Entrepreneurship via the dynamic online platform. Most online courses are eight weeks in length.
Students develop sound decision-making skills, an analytical mind and effective communication skills. There is a focus on efficient sales approaches and innovative marketing to drive the long-term success of an organization. Students gain real-world experience preparing proposals, developing business model strategies and presenting their finalized plans.
Explore Leadership Styles with an MSOL Degree
In every organization, individuals look to leaders to provide direction, motivation and clarity of vision. You can examine effective and ethical leadership styles during this Master of Science in organizational leadership and entrepreneurship degree program. Some of the courses you may take include:
- Customer Segmentation and Analysis
- Launching Growth and Business Models
- Applied Business: Probability and Statistics
- Funding Organizational Growth
- Marketing and Sales Management
There is an emphasis on the marketing and sales of products and services. Emphasis is also placed on the role of ethics and Christian values on organizational decision-making and leadership. As a private Christian university, GCU seeks to graduate students who are mindful of the Christian worldview, understand how this perspective influences daily life and actively embrace the principles of servant leadership.
This MSOL degree program provides a comprehensive framework for future business leaders. Some of the core competencies students will develop include the following:
- Assessment of the financial viability of a business model via revenue stream identification
- The fostering of an organizational culture that encourages collaboration, creativity and innovation
- The use of sales and marketing analytics to validate business plans
Entrepreneurial and Organizational Leadership Careers
Prepare to pursue a new career, make a career transition or enrich your current career with an MS in entrepreneurship and organizational leadership. The foundational knowledge and leadership skills cultivated by this degree program are sought-after qualifications across all types of organizations, including private and public sector entities. Graduates who have become thoughtful drivers and managers of change can pursue careers that may include the following:
- Corporate recruiter or talent manager
- Director of strategic planning
- Strategic planner of innovation
- Executive of human resources
- International team manager
- Operations manager or analyst
Grand Canyon University is a regionally accredited school by the Higher Learning Commission. Additional accreditations and approvals have been awarded to our core programs by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).