Strategic Leadership at BHSU


The Online Master of Science in Strategic Leadership provides unique leadership training for individuals guiding organizations in today’s knowledge-driven global economy. This innovative, interdisciplinary program incorporates leadership theories, concepts, methodologies, and mentorship skills that are essential to leading and transforming organizations.

The Master of Science in Strategic Leadership program is designed to prepare students for advanced leadership positions, and to foster career development in, a variety of organizations including government, non-profit, and the military. Expert faculty in key leadership areas teach core course work in such areas as visioning, motivation, creative problem solving, strategic thinking and decision making, innovation, leading organizational change, ethics, and effective communication.

The Master of Science in Strategic Leadership degree builds a strong foundation for students seeking leadership positions in the military, as well as a variety of other organizational contexts. Working professionals will enjoy the advantages offered by this online program of study. This program is offered entirely online, so it can be pursued from any location, and with great flexibility.

The MSSL requires 33 hours of coursework (24 credit hours of core courses and 9 credit hours of elective courses). You can complete the entire program in 2 years.

BHSU is currently accepting applications for the MSSL program for the next cohort. Cohorts begin in January and August, each year. Click on “Apply Now” to get started. For questions, visit the “Contact Us” page.

How much does it cost?

The Online MSSL program is charged at the graduate self-support tuition rate and there are no additional fees. Financial aid is available for qualified students who wish to pursue the MSSL program. To learn more about tuition and financial aid, visit the Financial Aid website.