Master Of Business Administration In Leadership
Credit Hours
Degree ACBSP
Class Type
Transfer Credits
Transfer in up to 50% of the degree total
Next Start Date
Aug 19, 2024

Whether you are seeking to grow in your current role, or advance your career, our program is designed to equip you with the knowledge and training needed to be successful. These opportunities will be provided to you through a flexible, online format with courses offered in eight-week sessions. Your individualized learning can be enhanced through the opportunity of hands-on experience in your capstone course, offered as an optional intensive, allowing you to experience collaboration and teamwork in your final project.

See the Bigger Picture with Liberty’s MBA in Leadership

Businesses and organizations all over the world are looking for trained professionals with academic, ethical, and hands-on business skills to lead within their organizations. Earning your MBA in Leadership with advanced, hands-on business training will help set you up to be the leader of integrity and excellence they need.

New opportunities in marketing, public relations, and executive leadership are waiting for you! We will partner with you to help you pursue your goals and passions in business leadership whether you want to become a CEO or open your own business. Liberty’s MBA in leadership is designed to give you the real-world experience and advanced training you’ll need to stand out and go further in today’s business world.

With our mission to Train Champions for Christ, Liberty’s School of Business has a faculty of industry professionals ready to pour into you through prayer and mentorship throughout your time with us. All of your courses will provide biblical integration, so you can see the bigger picture of how your career fits into God’s calling for your life. With academic excellence and spiritual support, you will have everything you need to empower a career that will honor Christ.

ACBSP Accredited Program LogoAmong only 3% of business schools worldwide to receive ACBSP accreditation

Award-Winning Campus

At Liberty, you’ll find an affordable, high-quality education that equips students like you for the real world. Our commitment to excellence helped us rank among’s Top 3 college campuses in America. Earning your degree from a nonprofit university with state-of-the-art resources like ours can help set you apart from your peers.

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Why Choose Liberty’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Marketing Degree?

You deserve a program that makes your hard work worthwhile. At Liberty, we are committed to providing you with the academic, spiritual, and professional growth opportunities to help you thrive.

Gain More Growth Opportunities with Liberty

Our Master of Business Administration in Leadership will provide students like you with a variety of resources and career growth opportunities. Benefits you will receive from our program include:

  • An average of 40 guest speakers brought into the School of Business classrooms each year.
  • Professors that spend time mentoring and praying for their students by name.
  • A free HandShake networking platform account so you can connect with employers from around the globe.

Your Success is Our Success

Choose an MBA in International Business that is known for its results::

  • 75% of residential faculty have terminal degrees and industry experience.
  • Our graduates work for the “Big Four” accounting firms: Deloitte, Ernst & Young (EY), PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), and Klynveld Peat Marwick Goerdeler (KPMG).
  • Liberty graduates work for companies like Apple and Google.

What Will You Learn in Our MBA in Leadership Degree?

Liberty’s Master of Business Administration in Leadership examines servant leadership theories as well as the way to use your position to enact positive organizational change.  See the impact that Christian leadership can make in a company while also studying ways to apply current industry best practices for organizational techniques.

You can also choose to learn more about project management, human resources, or any number of other specializations using a free elective.

Aside from your leadership focused courses, you will study vital business concepts in marketing, finance, business law, market research, organizational design, global economics, human resources, and operations management. Get more from your degree with Liberty.

View the Degree Completion Plan, and check out our featured courses below for more information.

Featured Courses

BUSI 502 – Servant Leadership

Here’s what you’ll learn:

  • This course examines the concept of servant leadership from the perspective of leadership theory and applied biblical integration.
  • The course will impart the philosophy of servant leadership.

BUSI 503 – Leadership Theory

Here’s what you’ll learn:

  • This course broadly surveys the body of leadership literature with heavy emphasis on the major practical theories.
  • Evaluate leadership theories in light of biblical reasoning.

BUSI 504 – Leading Organizational Change

Here’s what you’ll learn:

  • Students in this course will study the impact of change on an organization and stakeholders and the dynamics of change to lead organizational change efforts.
  • The course reviews the literature for the best practices relating to organizational change and organizational learning.
BUSI 644 – Human Resources Development

Here’s what you’ll learn:

  • This course integrates theory with a practical approach to the topic of human resources development (HRD) with a focus on the design, implementation, and management of employee orientation, training, and career development programs.
  • A review of the concepts, processes, and philosophies of training and development.
  • Examine current trends and research related to the various aspects of the human resource development function.
  • Students will discuss the history and future of HRD, strategies, methods, materials, and measurement of training programs, as well as apply the processes involved in designing, developing, and implementing appropriate and effective training programs.
Degree Information
Admission Requirements

Highlights of Our Master of Business AdministrationLeadership Degree

  • Our School of Business is among only 3% of business schools worldwide to earn ACBSP accreditation.
  • We tailor our graduate business degrees for the working professions. Take evening classes, one-week intensives, and online courses to make your degree better fit your busy schedule.
  • Our 78,000-square-foot School of Business provides you with:
  • Get involved with our business-related student organizations and honor societies!
  • 3+1 Accelerated Business Program, so you can get your bachelor’s and master’s in just four years.

MBA in Leadership Degree Information

Career Opportunities for Leadership MBA Degree Graduates

  • Chief executive officer
  • Entrepreneur/business owner
  • Global marketing leader
  • International ministry worker
  • Product manager
  • Public relations officer/coordinator

Admission Requirements for Graduate Degrees

Every application is reviewed on a case-by-case basis, and all applicants must submit the following documents and meet the minimum requirements for admission:

  • Admission application
  • Official bachelor’s degree transcripts with a 3.0 GPA or higher
  • At least 15 hours of upper level (300-400 level) undergraduate coursework in business, or our BMAL 590 course with a graduate GPA of 3.0
  • Self-certification form (for students who are in the final term of their bachelor’s degree)

  • Current Liberty undergraduate students seeking preliminary acceptance into a graduate program must complete a degree completion application through their ASIST account