For liberal religious leadership in our contemporary mutifaith, multiracial, and multicultural world
The Master of Arts in Leadership Studies (MALS) degree program provides students with the knowledge, skills, and experience they will need to activate the justice-making and peace-building power of liberal faith. Through the MALS program, students will:
The MALS is an ideal degree program for:
Grounded in a theology of social engagement, the MALS is attuned to the diverse challenges and opportunities of leadership in a multifaith, multiracial, and multicultural world. MALS students learn how to lead, and how to continue to learn, by working within and across diverse communities. The MALS educational model combines cohort learning, intensive seminars, and practical experiences in a low-residency format. MALS students can complete their degree while remaining based in their home communities, wherever they are, whether in the United States or abroad.
MALS students can tailor their learning to their needs and purposes by choosing from one of two Concentrations.