George Fox University

George Fox Evangelical Seminary

Master of Arts, Ministry Leadership


12753 S.W. 68th Ave.

Suite 185

Portland, OR 97223

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts, Ministry Leadership

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The MA in Ministry Leadership degree is for individuals in ministry without formal theological education living in any geographical location. It is a full time, three-year, 56-credit-hour degree program. The learning environment consists of virtual communities that engage online six days a week, with face-to-face gatherings twice a year in Portland, Oregon. The face-to-face gatherings meet for eight days each (from Wednesday to Wednesday) in October and February. Summer courses are online.

This degree is designed for:

  • Church staff for large or medium churches whether paid or volunteer
  • Emerging church leaders and church planters
  • Small and midsize church pastors who can't relocate for seminary training
  • Parachurch leaders, mission leaders, or outside-the-box social service leaders



Association of Theological Schools (ATS); Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Fringe Town

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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