M.A. Organizational Leadership


Online Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership

The M.A. in Organizational Leadership develops marketplace professionals with advanced organizational knowledge, skills, and research capabilities for service in leadership roles in business, government, non-profit, or educational settings by integrating the pursuit of truth with godly character.

This online graduate program from Toccoa Falls College takes a personalized approach, enabling flexibility for graduate learners to take the required management and leadership courses at a reasonable cost. You may complete the graduate program using a one-year degree plan or a two-year degree plan at your convenience. The intent is to help learners balance academic, professional, and personal life commitments.

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Through our M.A. in Organizational Leadership program you have the option to focus on Intercultural Studies, Management, or Ministry.

A Concentration in Intercultural Studies will add a deeper understanding of the unique skills necessary for mission team and mission organization leadership, as well as preparing broader global leadership skills for all leaders.

A Concentration in Management allows students to further explore specific managerial aspects of business leadership while gaining the benefit of the broader Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership.

A Concentration in Ministry provides courses that specifically address and prepare church, non-profit, and faith-based organizational leaders for the challenges faced in leadership beyond the theological preparation they may have received.


Organizational Leadership students will be able to:

  • Develop and lead diverse teams by considering underlying attitudes, beliefs, values, and other cultural forces important in the globalized marketplace
  • Articulate principles of organizational dynamics related to culture and design
  • Demonstrate an understanding of legal and ethical decision making, by organizations and their leaders, within a framework of Christian values and integrity
  • Practice effective communication techniques, negotiation and conflict resolution skills
  • Understand organizational behavior theories to effectively motivate individuals and groups
  • Manage healthy change to support organizational achievement of mission, vision, and goals

Job candidates with a graduate degree have an increased chance of obtaining and holding high-level management positions.  According to recent Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook data, many sectors containing Organizational Leadership occupations are projected to experience significant growth in the coming years.  Such occupations include: Administrative Services Managers, Training and Development Managers, Social and Community Service Managers, and Top Executives.

So, review the Graduate Admission Requirements and then Apply Now to join the Fall 2021 cohort!


  • An undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited college, university, or program or a graduate degree from a regionally accredited college, university, or program and must meet one of the following stipulations:
    • A cumulative undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 2.75 or better on the last
      degree-bearing transcript OR
    • A cumulative graduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or better on the last degree bearing
      transcript OR
    • A score of 550 on Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) OR
    • A combined score of 300 for the verbal and quantitative sections of the Graduate
      Record Examination (GRE) taken after 8/1/11
  • A completed application, along with the $50 non-refundable application fee
  • A current resume or curriculum vitae
  • Personal Faith Narrative and Statement of Intent


Total Credit Hours
Cost Per Credit Hour
M.A. Organizational Leadership
$510.00 N/A

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