Combining leadership with a commitment to serving the needs of our changing society.
Marquette's graduate programs prepare professionals for positions of leadership in public, not-for-profit and for-profit organizations — locally, nationally and globally. The rigorous curriculum and unique, interdisciplinary approach prepare students to meet society's ever-changing challenges.
Flexible class schedules. Weeknight courses with a blend of on-campus and online learning as well as fully online courses are available.
Values-based education. As you learn theory and applied skills, you also will explore the wider dimensions of ethical practice and professional responsibility.
Personalized attention. Work one-on-one with an academic adviser and tailor a program that meets your needs and goals.
Quality faculty practitioners. Our instructors are experienced leaders in their fields. They keep course material current and practical, allowing you to immediately apply what you've learned.
Student – Sports Leadership
Producer, WTMJ Radio
"The Sports Leadership program combines my love of sports with my desire to be a quality leader and advance my career."
Public Service '11
Managing Director, Wisconsin Voices, Milwaukee
"The social justice mindset and desire to shape the community are what really make Marquette unique."
Leadership Studies '09
Performance Review & Evaluation Manager, Wisconsin Department of Children & Families
"The education I received gave me the tools I need to maximize my leadership ability in my current role and throughout my career. "
Public Service and Certificate in Law Enforcement Leadership and Management '09
Police Lieutenant, Milwaukee Police Department
"My educational experience has allowed me the ability to make a difference in the community, with individuals, and within my career. It created a network with law enforcement professionals to share ideas so that the public is better served."
Master’s in Dispute Resolution ‘12
Attorney, Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek, S.C., Milwaukee
"Marquette's superb faculty are leaders in their fields, and the courses and program materials require me to think creatively and critically. I know my degree will set me apart as a professional equipped to lead and assist others in resolving a variety of personal and professional disputes."