Master of Arts in Christian Leadership
California Baptist University

Program Details

The online MA in Christian Leadership degree program from California Baptist University is designed for those currently serving in church leadership as well as those seeking career advancement into leadership roles. Students gain a philosophical and theoretical background in relevant leadership principles, preparing them for leadership roles in churches, nonprofit organizations, and elsewhere. Graduates possess an understanding of:

  • Personal and organizational strategic thinking 
  • Leading change in an organizational setting
  • Interpersonal and organizational communication
  • Use of power and accountability in authoring and leading
  • Modeling, mentoring, and disciple-making at a personal level as well as within local church and professional contexts

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

California Baptist University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Essay/Writing Sample

Restricted States

Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New Mexico, Oregon, Rhode Island, Wisconsin, New York