Master of Arts in Leadership

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Prepare for success as a leader in a Christian school. The only graduate leadership program taught from a Christian liberal arts perspective within the greater Boston area, Gordon’s non-licensure Master of Arts in Leadership offers an unparalleled approach. (Have you already earned a master’s degree? This program is also offered as a post-master’s Education Specialist in Leadership degree.)

Unlock Your Potential
Engage in advanced training, rigorous scholarship, integral mentoring and publishable research with seasoned leaders from around the country.

For Leaders, by Leaders
Designed by heads of Christian schools, this degree covers critical components of Christian school leadership, including school law and advancement. 

Experiential Leadership Events
Intensive summer residencies feature experiential learning opportunities on Gordon’s Challenge Course and in the Greater Boston area.

Two-Year Completion Time

Complete 30 graduate credits, including a capstone research project, in just two years. On-campus accommodations will be available for reasonable rates during summer residencies.

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Janet Arndt

"Inherent in our Christian life is a call to action—to step with courage into places of leadership. The new master’s in leadership prepares Christian education professionals to do just that."

Dr. Janet Arndt
Associate Professor of Education
Director of Graduate Education and Licensure