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Master Of Leadership

The Master of Leadership & Coaching degree provides active practitioners with a flexible approach for the advanced study of issues associated with leading and coaching at the graduate level. The program is designed to introduce the candidate to the critical dimensions of effective leadership and coaching. The program provides a platform that enables the participant to train as effective leaders and coaches by examining their personal skills, beliefs and value-sets as they relate to those with whom they interact. Participants will develop insight and skills to mature into more conscientious leaders. Individuals entering this program have the intention of examining leadership and coaching from a personal perspective and how that perspective lends itself to greater self-awareness and effective engagement with others. The degree is appropriate for new-to-senior level practitioners with a minimum of 2 years of leadership and coaching experience.

Partner University

The Master of Leadership & Coaching is provided in partnership with Monarch Business School Switzerland. Monarch Switzerland is a private, high-quality, Swiss Graduate School focused on management studies registered and located in the Canton of Zug. Monarch Business School Switzerland was formed in response to the specific need for a high quality online Swiss graduate management institute to address the needs of internationally located working professionals who have the desire to continue higher academic training while remaining in the workforce. www.umonarch.ch

Practical Application

The Master of Leadership & Coaching focuses uniquely on acquisition of practical knowledge applied to existing practice to develop potent solutions to real world challenges.

Learning Methodology

The program employs a blended learning methodology that includes one-to-one coaching, practical workplace application, applied leadership, scholarship and individual reflection. Success in the program is defined as higher performance as a leader and coach in the real world of the participant’s existing domain. The program covers material considered to be essential to applied leadership and coaching. Contemporary themes covered include: Ethics & Social Responsibility, Leadership, Change, Sustainability, Congruency, Personal Psychology, Innovation and Spirituality. The program is uniquely designed for the working professional who wishes to immediately apply the knowledge of the program back to their working environment.

Courses & Modules

The program consist of 7 modules totaling 120 ECTS credits-European Credit Transfer System. Courses are complete individually in sequence.

Year 1 Year 2
  • Authentic Leadership
  • Leadership of the Self
  • Coaching & Counseling
  • Culture & Organization
  • Research Methods
  • Research Plan Perfecting
  • Master Thesis Preparation


The assessment within the Master of Leadership & Coaching program is based on submitted assignments within the courses and modules and the quality of the final submitted Master manuscript.

Master Manuscript

Participants demonstrate their mastery of critical thinking by producing actionable outcomes on a selected leadership & coaching problem. The final manuscript is typically 80 to 100 pages in length.


Student completing the Master of Leadership & Coaching may matriculate into the Doctor of Leadership program at Karatedo University.

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  • Graduates from accredited Bachelor programs.
  • Candidates lacking the above with substantial leadership or coaching experience may be admitted to the program at the discretion of the Administration.

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Candidates register in the program on a yearly basis and are responsible to pay that year’s tuition fee on a quarterly basis in advance. All candidates may terminate a program upon 3 months written notice to the administration. There is an administrative transaction fee applied to all received wire transfers of 100 Euros.

  • Total Tuition Based On 24 Month Standard Duration = 7,500 Euros.

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