School of Business & Leadership Degrees

The School of Business & Leadership’s graduate programs deliver a unique synthesis of established theory, contemporary thought and Judeo-Christian values. Each program offers the opportunity for you to create substantial results that provide the tools, strategies, and tactics you need to be successful. Explore each of our degree programs below.

M.A.

33 Credit Hours | Online

The Master of Arts in Church Leadership, offered exclusively online with no on-campus residency requirement, will equip you with a biblical education firmly grounded in organizational leadership required in today’s ministry settings. With a focus on motivating teams, strategic thinking, spiritual formation, and corporate and personal ethics, you will be prepared to lead in church, parachurch, missions, and marketplace contexts.

M.A. in Church Leadership

33 Credit Hours | Online

The Master of Arts in Not-for-Profit Leadership, offered exclusively online with no on-campus residency requirement, was developed specifically for those who lead, or aspire to lead, not-for-profit or faith-based organizations. You will explore in-depth critical leadership and organizational development topics with a focus on conflict resolution and negotiation, strategic thinking, fundraising and service-focused management. You will also learn how to increase organizational effectiveness and successfully manage change from a Christian perspective.

M.A. in Not-for-Profit Leadership

33 Credit Hours | Online

The Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership, offered exclusively online with no on-campus residency requirement, teaches key organizational leadership elements such as ethics, motivation, creativity, vision, strategic planning, teamwork, group development, technology and organizational development. You will practice solving problems through collaboration, communicating effectively in actual leadership situations, and conducting research and presenting findings on contemporary issues.

M.A. in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Futures Studies

M.A. in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Healthcare Management

M.A. in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Human Resource Management

M.A. in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Interdisciplinary Studies

M.A. in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in International Organizations

M.A. in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Kingdom Business

M.A. in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Leadership Coaching & Mentoring

M.A. in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Not-for-Profit Management

M.A. in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Organizational Business Analytics

M.A. in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Organizational Communication

M.A. in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Organizational Development Consulting

M.A. in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Servant Leadership

M.A. in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Small Business Information Technology

33 Credit Hours | Online

The Master of Arts in Business & Design Management, offered exclusively online with no on-campus residency requirement, offers you the hands-on product and service development tools used by designers, product managers, entrepreneurs and leaders. Increase your effectiveness and advance your influence in the global marketplace. You will explore business design planning as it relates to technological changes, competition, growth management and strategic thinking – all from a Christian perspective. You will also gain skills in prototyping, innovation, and consumer behavior necessary for innovative start-up companies. Learn how to plan campaigns, market products, generate support and optimize your communication skills to succeed in your career.

M.A. in Business & Design Management

DSL

60 Credit Hours | Online

The Doctor of Strategic Leadership (DSL), offered online with minimal on-campus residency, is a terminal professional degree that will help you meet today’s organizational challenges so that you’re prepared to renew and transform systems and teams. The DSL emphasizes leadership, communication, structure, team building and cultural understanding from a Christian perspective. You will be grounded in theory and practical components essential to organizational success.

DSL with a concentration in Ecclesial Leadership

DSL with a concentration in Global Consulting

DSL with a concentration in Healthcare Leadership

DSL with an Individualized concentration

DSL with a concentration in Leadership Coaching

DSL with a concentration in Servant Leadership

DSL with a concentration in Strategic Foresight

DSL with a concentration in Strategic Leadership

Ph.D.

60 Credit Hours | Online

The Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership, offered online with minimal on-campus residency, is a research-based terminal degree that will prepare you to influence and invigorate organizations around the world as a scholar, teacher or business leader.

Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Ecclesial Leadership

Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Entrepreneurial Leadership

Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Human Resource Development

Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Individualized Studies

Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Organizational Leadership