M.A. in Organizational Leadership

School of Online Studies

Advancing Your Career

Crown’s Organizational Leadership degree educates students in management philosophy, skills and strategies from a Christian perspective. Students will become Christian leaders prepared to address the challenges of today’s business and nonprofit environments and diverse workforce dynamics.

The curriculum of Master’s in Organizational Leadership online degree includes strategic planning, organizational communication and research, and spiritual foundations of leadership.

Why study Organizational Leadership at Crown?

Various Leadership Styles

Promote leadership styles that will produce effective organizations.

Skills That Prepare You

Our students learn skills that prepares them for the challenges of a changing administrative environment.

100% Online

Fully online, use our learning platform on any laptop, tablet, or cell phone.

Working toward my master’s degree at Crown is exceeding my expectations. The professors are caring and responsive. The courses have been fulfilling and challenging; the subject matter is relevant and applicable. I love the flexibility of the online format and how it adapts to my busy life as a working mom. I also value the focus on integrating faith.

Shannon Bry


Financial Manager
Project Manager

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Faculty Spotlight

Dr. Fawn McCracken

Chief Online Learning Officer, Dean of Online Studies

Dr. Patrick Osborne

Executive Director of Online + Graduate Admissions

Preview of Courses

GRD 5012 - Strategic Planning

This course studies the leaders role in strategic planning. Attention is given to developing vision and values, program development, allocating resources, and assessing effectiveness for improvement

ORG 5512 - Organizational Behavior

Students will study the behavior of individuals and groups in organizations. Major theoretical positions and research findings are examined with an emphasis on the implications for organizational design and management practice.

ORG 5514 - Ethical Leadership

This course examines from a Christian perspective basic ethical dilemmas and problems that have arisen in the practice of organizational leadership. The impact of ethics and values on leadership and organizational culture will be addressed.


Online education uses digital technology and the internet to deliver educational content. Our courses are built to be 8-week courses. Students can access lectures, assignments, and resources through our online platform, Canvas. Communication with instructors and peers often occurs through discussion forums, video conferencing, and email.
Requirements may vary, but generally, students need a reliable computer and internet connection.
Online exams and assessments can take various forms, including multiple-choice quizzes, essays, and timed exams. Most classes utilize discussion posts each week, due every Thursday. All of these are available on our online program Canvas.
We generally accept credits from accredited institutions as long as the student maintained a C or higher in the course. To see a full list of what classes will transfer, you can visit Transferology or contact our registrar office at
Crown College offers a wide-range of scholarships to every student. 100% of students receive some type of financial aid. For more information about financial aid, click here.
At Crown College, every class is taught from a Biblical worldview. Our faculty are all followers of Christ and are comfortable incorporating Christian principles into their curriculum.

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