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  • 245 days
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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Digital Leadership MicroMasters Program in collaboration with Boston University – Bux. Learn the skills and perspectives to lead in today’s digital age, harnessing the power of digital technologies to drive business success.

This Pre-Master Offers

About

Digital leaders are in high demand as business increasingly relies on digital technologies. These leaders are tech savvy, data driven and are able to inspire teams to engage in rapid experimentation that drives transformation and business outcomes.

Given the scale of digital disruptions, the skills and perspectives of digital leaders are now required in every industry and job function: from operations to HR; accounting to product development; marketing to strategy.

In this Digital Leadership MicroMasters program at Boston University, you will develop the knowledge and capabilities to lead organizational change and transformation. You will gain hands on experience in understanding and articulating:

  • Strategies to drive and transform your business in the digital economy;
  • How to drive business value through experimentation;
  • Development of platform based strategies for growth;
  • Negotiation and management of digital transformation projects;
  • Effective people and team management strategies;

Job Outlook

  • Average salary for leadership positions in the IT industry is $101,020. (SOURCE: Burning Glass)
  • Immediate career opportunities include: Project Managers, Team Leads, Program Managers, First time managers, Mid-career professionals, Process Leads, Entrepreneurs
  • Longer term career prospects include roles such as Director for Business Development, Customer Experience, HR, Operations, Business Strategist, etc.

Programme Structure

What You'll Learn:

  • Develop an experimental capability to drive business outcomes
  • Harness data to improve business decisions
  • Lead people and teams in dynamic environments
  • Transform your business model to succeed within digital disruptions
  • Develop platform based strategies for growth and innovation

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 245 days
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description

      5 Courses in Program; 6-8 weeks per course

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

How To Earn The MicroMasters Credential

Complete and successfully earn a Verified Certificate in all 5 MicroMasters courses.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    1000 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 245 days.
  • National Applies to you

    1000 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 245 days.
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Funding

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