Master of Science (MS) in LDPS – Leadership Concentration

The Department of Leadership offers a Master of Science (MS) degree in Leadership and Policy Studies (LDPS) with a Leadership Concentration. This degree provides graduates with the necessary leadership knowledge, skills, and practical experience to function effectively as a manager in mid-level higher education settings, government agencies, businesses, and nongovernmental organizations. Many students who pursue this degree have already started their careers, making the online master’s degree opportunity a good fit for working professionals.

The Program of Studies provides an overview of required coursework for completion of the degree. Prior to graduation, students are required to produce a Portfolio of the products created in the courses which demonstrate specific program competencies. To view a sample portfolio and for more information on the details of the portfolio submission timeline, click here.

Visit the Graduate Catalog for more information about the MS degree in LDPS with a Leadership Concentration.

We invite you to explore more about our HIAD degree offerings and to get to know our faculty members. Should you require additional assistance, please contact the Department of Leadership directly at:

Higher and Adult Education Program
Department of Leadership
University of Memphis
123 Ball Hall
Memphis, TN 38152
(901) 678-2369
Email: hiad@memphis.edu