MS in Leadership Weekend

Only 3 Weekends each Fall and Spring semester!

The Program

Bridge the technical-to-managerial career path with the Purdue Polytechnic Professional Programs' Master of Science with a focus in Leadership. Our unique plan of study fits a variety of career paths and helps you build the leadership skills essential for today’s global and challenging business environment.

This flexible program consists of four semesters (fall, spring, fall, spring) with three on-campus weekends each semester and ongoing faculty contact through distance-learning tools. That means you can complete your degree in just 22 months while balancing your professional and personal commitments.

Program highlights

  • Enhance problem-solving & leadership development skills
  • Build capability in teaming, interpersonal skills, organizational dynamics & human capital management
  • Complete a program portfolio project specific to your career, applying what you’ve learned to a real-life situation

Sample course topics

  • Leading teams
  • Interpersonal skills for leaders
  • Human capital management
  • World-class leadership
  • Ethics, policy & law for leaders
  • Organizational development & change

This degree has been of interest to these professionals:

  • Production Process Specialist
  • Sales and Service Representative
  • Exec. Director Enterprise Applications
  • Hospital Program Administrator
  • Business Unit Manager
  • Production Buyer
  • Registrar/Bursar Nursing
  • Production Control Engineer
  • Program Manager
  • Executive Chef
  • Sr. Operations Manager
  • Network Engineer
  • Director Diversity Programs
  • Chief of Police
Douglas Foster
I am convinced that I would not be where I am today without my master’s degree from ProSTAR and the College of Technology.
Douglas Foster
Technology (Leadership) '12