Leadership Program in Vietnam

Students at International University in Ho Chi Minh City can now earn a master's degree in leadership from Northeastern University.

International University Ho Chi Minh City campus

Northeastern University College of Professional Studies is partnering with International University (IU) in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, to offer its Master of Science in Leadership program to students in that fast-developing country.

With a combination of four business courses from IU and eight leadership courses from Northeastern, this leadership program is designed to prepare English-speaking Vietnamese students to be leaders on the global stage. Coursework combines an emphasis on business and governmental projects with a focus on personal leadership development.

“Our partnership with International University gives faculty the opportunity to teach, to learn and to enhance pedagogy while simultaneously providing students the fundamental skills necessary to successfully lead their companies in today’s dynamic, complex, global economy," explained instructor Teresa Goode. "The MS in Leadership program provides an ideal environment for faculty to provide students with the competencies and experiences necessary to influence economic growth within Vietnam.”

Entrance Requirements
  • Paper application
  • Professional resumé
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Official undergraduate degree documentation
  • TOEFL score of 79 or higher (20 or higher for writing portion)
Program Features
  • Earn a master’s degree in just two years
  • Experienced instructors grounded in real-world practice and content
  • Taught entirely in Ho Chi Minh City by U.S. and Vietnamese lecturers
  • No work experience requirements for entry

Learn more about the Leadership Program at International University .

College of Professional Studies Dean John LaBrie discusses
International University partnership on Vietnamese TV

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(Note: Videos are partially in Vietnamese)