Organizational Leadership (M.A.) Courses

Required Courses for the Organizational Leadership M.A. Degree

II. Electives – 12 Credits

General electives should be selected in consultation with one’s academic advisor. General electives accepted for transfer into this degree program should normally fall within the areas of study represented by the following emphasis tracks. If an emphasis track is chosen, the student will  need to complete additional elective credits to reach the required number of credits for the degree.

Emphasis Tracks – 9-10 Credits

Note: If required emphasis track courses have been taken as part of the degree core, an additional 3 credits of electives per course will be required in order to fulfill the emphasis requirements.

Biblical Studies Emphasis  

Chaplaincy Emphasis  

Christian Studies Emphasis  

Church Development Emphasis  

Community Development Emphasis  

Disaster and Emergency Management Emphasis  

Higher Education Emphasis  

Hmong Ministry Emphasis  

Intercultural Ministries Emphasis  

International Christian Education Emphasis  

Leadership Coaching Emphasis  

Media Ministry Emphasis  

Non-Profit Leadership Emphasis  

Pastoral Counseling Emphasis  

Pastoral Leadership Emphasis  

Social Science Research Emphasis  

Spiritual Formation Emphasis  

Urban Ministry Emphasis  

Total – 36 Credits

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An opportunity to expand your focus. Minors can relate to your major of can follow a completely different field of study. It’s your way to personalize your education for roughly 18 credits.

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15-21 credits, giving a specialization or focus to the major. This gives students the opportunity to lean into learning a specialized skill or part of a more defined industry. Only some majors have concentration requirements.

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9-14 credits, allowing students to take a few courses to emphasize a specific subject. Some emphases are only available to specific majors.

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