Master of Strategic Leadership

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Focus on your future

Designed for working professionals.
Work, spend time with family and friends—and earn your Master of Strategic Leadership (MSL). Expand your knowledge and your network, and learn from experienced faculty and peer professionals. 

  • Finish your master's degree in 16-24 months (37 credits), or adapt a plan to fit your needs
  • Weeknight, face-to-face accelerated courses 
  • Succeed with one subject at a time in 5- and 10-week course-blocks 
  • This non-thesis program emphasizes applying what you learn—immediately
  • Nine (9) start-times per year & applications accepted year-round
  • No entrance exams (GRE or GMAT not required)
  • Affordable tuition and financial aid options

Focus on your career 

Two (2) areas of emphasis and a variety of electives gives you the flexibility to personalize your degree to match your interests, and support your career goals.

  • Master of Strategic Leadership
  • Master of Strategic Leadership, Human Resources emphasis
  • Master of Strategic Leadership, Quality Management emphasis

Focus on your life

This master's degree program is designed to work with your busy lifestyle 
We understand your unique needs, and we’ve designed the Master of Strategic Leadership program to blend with your busy lifestyle. Mount Mercy’s accelerated format includes 5- and 10-week courses. Weeknight, classes meet 1-2 times each week, Monday through Thursday from 5:30-9:30pm. Our innovative format is aimed at letting you focus on one course at a time, so you can continue to work, study, and enjoy time with family and friends.

Master of Strategic Leadership Tuition Rate

Tuition is charged per semester hour. Tuition is due the first day of class. Learn more here, or explore the catalog.

Face-to-Face MSL 2016–17:   $583 per credit hour
Face-to-Face MSL 2017–18:
   $590 per credit hour

Tuition reimbursement – Mount Mercy University accepts tuition reimbursement from employees and employers who have that benefit available to them. We allow students that receive tuition reimbursement up to 45 days after the completion of the course to pay the course tuition.

See the Catalog for a complete list of Graduate Admissions Policies.