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Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Master in Theological Studies, Master of Arts in Leadership
Vanguard’s graduate religion faculty challenge students to engage their professional discipline passionately and contemplatively. With each passing class session, you will gain Biblical knowledge and skills that will inform your work and service.
Your graduate training in religion at Vanguard will help you make the most of every opportunity. Through interaction with course materials, professors and fellow students, many of whom are in full-time ministry, you will gain broad knowledge which will yield an immediate benefit in your own congregation, classroom or scholarly research.
Not only will you learn to be fully-engaged intellectually, but spiritually as well. You will find that your studies at Vanguard University will enhance your faith, increase your passion, and provide partners to help you grow.
A PROGRAM FOR LEADERS
The purpose of the MA in Leadership Studies is to inspire transformational leaders to serve their organizations, churches, and nonprofits within the global community. Integrating best practices of real-world leadership with theology, culture, ethics, and spirituality, students engage in a learning community that develops critical thinking, energetic participation, and the cultivation of long-standing networks.
This narrowly focused academic degree provides strong preparatory work for students wishing to pursue a doctoral degree in a related area.
THE MASTER OF THEOLOGICAL STUDIES (MTS) IS DESIGNED FOR:
Classification: Baccalaureate College—General
Locale: Midsize City
Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999