Master of Ministry in CHRISTIAN LEADERSHIP
The Master of Ministry in Christian Leadership is an innovative, multidisciplinary program designed to equip you spiritually, academically and professionally for 21st-century leadership opportunities within a church, parachurch, or organizational setting.
Through a variety of challenging courses, you will gain a thorough understanding of servant-minded leadership, enhance your administrative skills, deepen your knowledge of the Christian Faith, and realize strategic level thinking.
Relevant topics include Leadership Studies, Ethical Leadership, Organizational Communication and Dynamics, Strategic Organizational Leadership, Leadership Decision Making, Strategic Project Management, Church Administration and Finance, Advanced Homiletics, etc.
Potential Career Options: Pastor, Associate Pastor, Church Planter, Missionary, Christian Administrator, Organizational/Ministry Leader, Chaplain, Evangelist
You may also be interested in exploring our master degree in Pastoral Studies, Biblical Studies or Christian Ministry. Click here to see more opportunities.
Your Experience Matters…
HCU Graduate Studies-Prior Learning Experience (GS-PLE) credits are available. You may qualify for up to 9 credit-hours, constituting three 3-credit graduate courses, in an HCU graduate degree program for prior professional experience.
Graduate Studies-Prior Learning Experience credits may be awarded to the graduate student who has professional experience in the ministry or in relevant business activities. Awarded graduate-level academic credits are based on experience, life-long achievements, and years of professional service and training.
Interested graduate students should contact an Admissions Advisor to begin the process of applying for HCU Graduate Studies-Prior Learning Experience credits. The “HCU Graduate Studies-PLE Worksheet/Application” is available upon request and in the HCU Graduate Studies Academic Catalog. A $50.00 non-refundable Graduate Studies PLE Assessment Fee is required for submission and assessment of the HCU Graduate Studies PLE Worksheet/Application. A “per credit-hour awarded fee” will also be assessed based upon the number of credits-hours awarded to the graduate student. Click here for more information.
The Master of Ministry in Christian Leadership Core Courses
|Course Prefix||Course Title||Credit Hours|
|HCUG 5003||Introduction to Graduate Studies in Ministry and Theology||2|
|THEO 5103||Realities of Righteousness and Authority||3|
|PMIN 5023||Applied Leadership||3|
|BIBL 5153||Biblical Hermeneutics||3|
|PMIN 5213||Strategic and Visionary Leadership||3|
|PMIN 5043||Advanced Homiletics||3|
|THEO 5403||Biblical Foundations of Christian Leadership||3|
|PMIN 5353||Church Administration and Finance||3|
|PMIN 5423||Ministerial Ethics and Leadership||3|
|PMIN 6103||Strategic Planning and Execution*||3|
|Total Credit Hours Required||38|
|* Please contact an Admissions Advisor for more information. Program subject to change.|