Free Online Business Leadership Courses from Top Universities

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Business leadership courses are available for free online at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Students will have access to study aids including readings, assignments, and lecture notes.
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Free Business Leadership Courses

Free business leadership courses are offered online by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Read on to find out more about these courses.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

MIT offers a diverse selection of online business leadership courses. Students can choose from a leadership lab, a course in practical leadership, or a team project course, among many others.

Free Online Business Leadership Courses At a Glance

Course & School Program Level Format Assignments Quizzes & Exams Downloadable
Leadership Lab course from MIT Graduate Textbook Yes No Yes
Practical Leadership course from MIT Graduate Textbook/lecture notes Yes No Yes
Cross-Culture Leadership course from MIT Graduate Textbook/lecture notes Yes No Yes
Organizational Leadership and Change course from MIT Graduate Textbook/lecture notes Yes No Yes
Leadership Tools and Teams: A Product Development Lab course from MIT Graduate Textbook/lecture notes No No Yes
Leading Organizations II course from MIT Graduate Textbook/lecture notes Yes No Yes
Team Project course from MIT Graduate Project Yes No Yes
Dynamic Leadership: Using Improvisation in Business course from MIT Graduate Video lectures/textbook/lecture notes Yes No Yes
Building and Leading Effective Teams course from MIT Graduate Textbook/lecture notes Yes No Yes

Popular Schools

  • Online Programs Available
    1. Ashford University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA - Global Management
      • MA/Organizational Management - Media Management
      • MBA - Media Management
      • MBA - Organizational Leadership
      • MBA
      • M.A. - Organizational Management: Organizational Leadership
    Bachelor's
      • B.A. - Business Admin
      • B.A. - Operations Management and Analysis
      • B.A. - Entrepreneurship
      • BA/Service Management - Restaurant Enterprise Management
      • B.A. - Service Management
      • BA/Sports and Recreation Management - Project Management
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Indiana Wesleyan University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Business Administration - Executive Management (Virtual Format)
      • Master of Business Administration - No Specialization
      • Master of Public Administration - Non-Profit Leadership
      • Master of Public Administration - Public Management
    Bachelor's
      • B.S. Management - No Specialization
      • B.S. Business Administration - No Specialization
      • B.S. General Studies - Business
      • B.S. General Studies - Entrepreneurship
    Associate's
      • A.S. Business
      • A.S. General Studies - Business
      • A.S. General Studies - Entrepreneurship
    Certificate
      • Seminary Certificate - Leadership
  • Campus and Online Programs
    3. Full Sail University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • M.S. - Entertainment Business
      • M.S. - Internet Marketing
    Bachelor's
      • B.S. - Music Business
      • B.S. - Sports Marketing and Media
  • Online Programs Available
    4. Kaplan University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • M.S. in Management
      • Master : Business Admin
      • MBA: Project Management
      • Master: Management/Project Mgmt
      • MSM in Leadership
      • MSM in Organizational Design and Development
    Bachelor's
      • BSBA in Management
      • Bachelor of Business Admin
      • BSBA - Investment
      • BBA: Project Management
      • BBA: New Media and Internet Marketing
    Associate's
      • AASBA in Business
      • Associate: Business Admin.
      • AASBA -Entrepreneurship
      • Associate: Accounting
      • Associate: Business Admin. - Office Mgmt
    Certificate
      • Executive Leader Graduate Certificate
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Johns Hopkins University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MA in Public Management
      • Master of Science in Government Analytics
    Certificate
      • Certificate in Nonprofit Management
      • Post-Master's Certificate in Quantitative Methods
  • Online Programs Available
    6. Grand Canyon University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • DBA - Management
      • Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership - Organizational Development
    Master's
      • M.B.A. with an Emphasis in Project Management
      • MBA
      • MBA and MS in Leadership (Dual Degree)
      • MBA: Leadership
      • MS in Leadership
      • Master of Science in Business Analytics
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Science in Business for Secondary Education
      • BS in Applied Management
      • BS in Business Admin.
      • BS in Entrepreneurial Studies
      • Bachelor of Science in Applied Business Analytics
  • Online Programs Available
    7. Colorado State University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MS - Management
      • Master of Project Management
      • MS - Organizational Leadership
      • Master of International Management
    Bachelor's
      • BS - Business Management
      • BS - Project Management
      • Undergraduate Specialization - Small Business and Entrepreneurship
      • BS - Organizational Leadership
    Certificate
      • Undergraduate Certificate - Project Management
  • Online Programs Available
    8. Regent University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Doctor of Strategic Leadership
      • Doctor of Strategic Leadership - Individualized Studies
      • Doctor of Strategic Leadership - Leadership Coaching
      • Doctor of Strategic Leadership - Servant Leadership
      • Doctor of Strategic Leadership - Strategic Foresight
      • Doctor of Strategic Leadership - Strategic Leadership
    Master's
      • Master of Arts in Law - Business
      • Master of Business Administration - General Management
      • Master of Business Administration - Innovation Management
      • Master of Arts in Law - Non-Profit Management
      • Master of Arts in Not-for-Profit Leadership
      • Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership - Not-for-Profit Management
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Applied Science in Management and Leadership
      • Bachelor of Science in Business
      • Bachelor of Science in Business - General Management
      • Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Business
      • Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Leadership Studies
      • Bachelor of Arts in Leadership Studies
  • Campus and Online Programs
    9. Virginia College

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor: Human Resource Management
    Associate's
      • Associate's - Business Admin
      • Associate: Human Resource Mgmt
  • Online Programs Available
    10. Northcentral University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • PhD in Business Admin - Management
      • Doctor of Business Admin - General Business
      • Doctor of Business Admin - Management
      • PhD in Business Admin - Health Care Admin
      • Doctor of Business Admin - Project Management
      • PhD in Business Admin - Project Management
    Master's
      • Master of Business Admin - General Business
      • Master of Business Admin - Accelerated General MBA
      • Master of Business Administration - Strategic Management
      • MBA - Management
      • MBA - Project Management
      • Master of Science in Organizational Leadership - Nonprofit Management

Featured Schools

The schools and programs listed below are popular educational options, and tuition varies based on program and location

Ashford University

  • MBA - Global Management
  • MA/Organizational Management - Media Management
  • B.A. - Business Admin
  • B.A. - Operations Management and Analysis

What is your highest level of education?

Indiana Wesleyan University

  • Master of Business Administration - Executive Management (Virtual Format)
  • B.S. Management - No Specialization
  • A.S. Business
  • Seminary Certificate - Leadership

What is your highest level of education?

Full Sail University

  • M.S. - Entertainment Business
  • M.S. - Internet Marketing
  • B.S. - Music Business
  • B.S. - Sports Marketing and Media

What is your highest level of education?

Kaplan University

  • M.S. in Management
  • BSBA in Management
  • AASBA in Business
  • Executive Leader Graduate Certificate

Which subject are you interested in?

Johns Hopkins University

  • MA in Public Management
  • Master of Science in Government Analytics
  • Certificate in Nonprofit Management
  • Post-Master's Certificate in Quantitative Methods

What is your highest level of education?

Grand Canyon University

  • DBA - Management
  • M.B.A. with an Emphasis in Project Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Business for Secondary Education

What is your highest level of education?

Colorado State University Global

  • MS - Management
  • BS - Business Management
  • Undergraduate Certificate - Project Management

What is your highest level of education?

Regent University

  • Doctor of Strategic Leadership
  • Master of Arts in Law - Business
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Management and Leadership

What is your highest level of education completed?