Online Master of Arts in Global Leadership
GLOBAL LEADERSHIP GRADUATE DEGREE’S ARE NOT ALL ALIKE
Crown’s expertise in preparing global leaders with a multi-cultural foundation in Christian principles is unparalleled. The faith-focused, online Master’s degree in Global Leadership exemplifies Crown’s commitment to preparing students for effective cross-cultural ministry through graduate education founded on strong Christian principles.
Faculty from around the world with the highest academic degrees, and significant ministry and mission experience, lead the courses in the online program. Cross-cultural learning and collaborations within Crown’s dynamic online environment equip students with the faith-based leadership skills critical to professional success. Coursework includes organizational communication and research, strategic planning, international team building and theoretical and spiritual foundations of leadership.
In addition, the online Global Leadership M.A. degree program has several tracks of specialization to choose from which sets our program apart from other graduate programs. The following tracks are concentrations that provide focus training and curriculum in specific leadership areas:
- Church Development Concentration
- Community Development Concentration
- Disaster Management Concentration
- International Education Concentration
- Non-Profit Leadership Concentration
Students graduate ready to step into global leadership positions with community organizations, mission agencies, church groups, ministries and other nonprofits in the U.S. and around the world.
Crown’s easy-to-use online learning environment allows students to have the freedom and flexibility to complete coursework at their convenience. Tuition is priced competitively lower than similar accredited institutions. In fact, 98 percent of those enrolled at Crown receive student loans, scholarships or financial aid for graduate students.
- Career Outcomes
The Master of Arts in Global Leadership (MA) is designed to equip students for effective cross-cultural leadership in ever-expanding intercultural and multiethnic environments in the U.S. and overseas. The degree provides concentration options in the areas of non-profit leadership, community development, disaster management, church development and Christian education.
What it emphasizes
The Global Leadership master’s degree prepares leaders for service in non-profits, churches, missions agencies, disaster management and community development organizations, and educational institutions. The degree prepares students to effectively lead, plan and communicate in a distinctively global context. Each course in the program is taught from a Christian perspective with an emphasis on integrating faith with leadership and service.
Opportunities for using this degree
Social service and ministry organizations around the world are in need of leaders who understand strategic planning, prioritization, and the many nuances of leading cross-functional, international teams. Churches, missionary agencies, and educational organizations are also in need of leaders trained in development, organizational dynamics and effective strategies for undertaking cross-cultural initiatives.
What you need to pursue this degree
Those seeking a enroll in Crown’s M.A. in Global Leadership degree will need a bachelor’s degree in any major. Many students who pursue jobs with a Global Leadership degree are seeking to change careers or advance in their current profession and require additional training.
“Over 1.4 million non-profit organizations are registered with the IRS with combined contribution to the United States economy of 887.3 billion dollars.” according to Learningtogive.org.
An Affordable Online College Education.
Earning your degree online makes sense. It’s convenient and provides an invaluable advantage to your future success. And at Crown College, it’s affordable. Crown is one of the 10 most affordable Christian colleges in the Midwest. With 98 percent of our students receiving some form of financial aid, we will work with you to figure out the best financial aid package available.
Financial aid is funding made available by the federal government, state government, private entities and Crown. Crown College’s School of Online Studies and Graduate School programs participate in the Federal Pell Grant, Minnesota State Grant and Federal Direct Stafford Loans to help finance your education.
Most financial aid is awarded on the basis of need. The first step is to complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). The FAFSA is the government form used to help assess a family’s financial strength. Crown’s school code for FAFSA is: 002383. Students must apply for financial aid each year to be considered for funding.
Tuition and Fees
For a list of the Online and Graduate School’s current tuition and fees, please click here.