Grow in wisdom as you weave together theological insight, critical cultural analysis, and practical leadership training.
The Master of Arts in Leadership, Theology & Society Is …
Transformative: Cultivate a practice of ethical leadership driven by a vision of human dignity, the flourishing of creation, and the common good.
Thoughtful: Build critical awareness of the ways in which culture, theology, and the biblical narrative inform effective leadership.
Practical: Hone essential leadership skills such as making difficult decisions, managing groups, managing conflict, and mentoring.
Unique: Experience an innovative, cohort-based learning model combining intensive on-campus classes with Supervised Workplace Immersion, one-on-one mentorship, and a Capstone Project tailored to your vocation.
Flexible: Learn in intensive two-week segments; substantially enhance your leadership competence without leaving your career.
Students who take this program typically …
- Are interested in leading creatively, thoughtfully, and redemptively in their vocational sphere.
- Are working professionals considering an executive leadership program.
- Are seeking to understand how they can serve the common good as they continue serving their organization.
- Enjoy learning alongside other students with a wide range of backgrounds, cultures, ages, and leadership experience.
The MA in Leadership, Theology & Society is a 24-month, cohort-based program designed to enable participants to remain in their current workplace while developing their leadership abilities. The program’s 36 credit hours include:
- Eight on-campus courses, delivered through four intensive two-week residences at Regent College in Vancouver, BC;
- A 24-month Supervised Workplace Immersion, in which students will be mentored and will have an opportunity to reflect on and develop their own leadership abilities;
- A Capstone Project, in which students will apply their learning from the program to a situation in their own workplace and reflect theologically on that experience; and
- A week-long Capstone Retreat, where students will gather to share their Capstone Projects and interact with Christian leaders from a variety of sectors.
The tuition for the MALTS program comes to $25,000. The cost of the Capstone Retreat varies from year to year, usually falling within the range of $2,000 to $3,000. It includes accommodation and meals while at the retreat and a shuttle service from a designated hotel to the lodge (round trip). For more information on program costs and payment, see the Program FAQ page.