M.S. in Service Leadership and Innovation
TRANSFORM YOURSELF, LEAD THE WAY FORWARD
RIT Croatia offers you the opportunity to earn a Master of Science degree in Service Leadership and Innovation in Zagreb, from a leading U.S. university, Rochester Institute of Technology
Success in today's global economy requires organizations to have visionary leadership, a 360-degree view of customers, and the ability to formulate and execute strategic initiatives. Service Leadership & Innovation is a one-of-a-kind graduate program that prepares professionals to transform their organizations by using innovation to drive measurable outcomes. Our graduates anticipate the future and see opportunities to position their organizations—and themselves—to reach new levels of success in a constantly changing world.
The brochure with detailed information can be downloaded HERE.
The curriculum and the study plan are aligned with the standards of education at RIT. Classes are in English and combine both both online and in-classroom sessions. The program is designed for a broad array of professionals who aim to acquire advanced knowledge and skills in leadership.
During their studies, students gain an in-depth knowledge of different aspects of management, such as organizational structures, leadership, data mining, project management and innovation. Program schedule, course descriptions and learning outcomes are available HERE.
Transformation Through Leadership
The program allows those who work in any industry to transform their organization through novel ways of thinking, problem-solving and projecting the future. The program's unique focus enables students to:
- Develop strategic leadership attributes to advance innovation and growth
- Promote the creation of innovation in self and those they lead
- Map, measure and analyze data
- Design customer centric systems
Master's Degree Specifics
- 21 months
- 11 courses
- Major research project/thesis
- Blended curriculum (onsite and online)
- Onsite classes take place in the afternoon hours (5PM) – adjusted to working professionals
- 45 hours instruction/course
- 33 credit hours earned towards the degree
- Diploma – Master of Science in Service Leadership and Innovation
Admission RequirementsTo be considered for admission to the MS program in Service Leadership and Innovation, candidates must fulfill the following requirements:
- complete a graduate application at MS APPLICATION FORM
- hold a bachelor degree (or equivalent 4 year degree) from an accredited institution
- have an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (i.e. 4.0 according to the Croatian grade scale) or above, or evidence of relevant professional performance
- submit official transcripts (in English) of all previously completed undergraduate and graduate course work
- submit two professional recommendations
- submit CV - Education & Employment
- submit Personal Statement