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BS in Leadership and Management Studies

In an ever-evolving and complex work environment, dynamic leadership and exceptional management are essential skills in the business world. Our on-site, online and hybrid BS in Leadership and Management Studies degree program gives you a solid foundation of core business competencies to deliver a multifaceted business degree. With in-person and online classes, our program is designed to prepare the next generation of business leaders for exciting professional roles across industry sectors. Explore essential skills in economics, managerial accounting, business finance, market efficiency, human resources, business law, leadership, and more. Plus, with four specialized business concentrations and a range of electives, you can tailor your education to align with your specific career goals.

Choose From Four Concentrations

Go Beyond Fundamentals

  • Build Unstoppable Teams | Unlock the full potential of a business by building expert communication skills and gaining a nuanced understanding of employee relations, organizational leadership and organizational behavior.
  • Unleash your Leadership Potential | Leave an indelible mark on the business world by becoming a leader that teams are excited to follow.
  • Tailor Your Path to Success | Chart your course toward passion-fueled job opportunities with four business concentrations that provide in-depth critical skills for your specific career goals.
  • Be a Force for Positive Change | Equip yourself with critical thinking skills to navigate legal and ethical issues with thoughtfulness and care.

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Study On-site in New York City

Join us in the heart of New York City for on-site study, where you can immerse yourself in the city’s rich cultural activities and build your network with the world’s leading business innovators in a variety of industries.

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Degree Advantage

  • Onsite, hybrid, and online degree completion for all concentrations
  • Seamless credit transfer and credit for prior learning
  • Core courses that provide the critical thinking and analytical skills hiring managers seek
  • Four concentrations in areas of specialty that will define your career path and enhance your resume
  • Award-winning career development services
  • Academic advising, tutoring, and mentorship
  • Flexible full- or part-time study options
  • Engaging NYU SPS Online Student Experience

Curriculum and Degree Requirements

Authoritative curriculum information can be found exclusively in the University Bulletin. All other content, including this web-page, is for informational purpose only. You can find the curriculum for this program on this page of the Bulletin.

Who Should Earn the BS in Leadership and Management Studies?

Whether you currently hold a leadership or management position without a degree or are considering earning your bachelor's to kickstart or transform your career, the online Bachelor of Science in Leadership and Management Studies is designed to provide you with a high-quality business education that will prepare you for the evolving demands of the workforce. Whether you choose to earn your degree online or in a traditional classroom setting, this program will empower you to effectively lead and manage teams, projects, departments, and entire organizations. Additionally, you'll have the opportunity to put your knowledge into practice through a capstone project and, if desired, an optional business management internship.

Learn What it Takes to Lead From Faculty Experts

Our esteemed faculty members bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the Leadership and Management Studies program. They cover a wide range of business management subjects, providing you with both theoretical foundations and practical insights that you can immediately apply in your professional life. Their teaching combines business theory with real-world examples and case studies to deliver content that is engaging and relevant both for in-person lectures and online learning.

Faculty Contacts

Bri Newland, EdD, Assistant Dean, Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies
(212) 998-7201


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