Master of Science in Transformative Leadership

Are you stifled by traditional ways of thinking?

Are you ready to step outside the box and spearhead change?

Are you ready to shine as a leader?

Graduate Studies MSTL



The Master of Science in Transformative Leadership, an 18-month program taught primarily onlne, stimulates a new way of thinking rather than simply building a traditional, by-the-book skill set. The curriculum of the M.S. in Transformative Leadership, which includes an action research thesis, is designed for entry level and middle managers as well as recent college graduates who want a program that will enhance their leadership skills and knowledge base. It is planned around the themes of Ethical, Organizational and Multicultural Global Leadership.

Program Format

  • Online
  • 3-4 day initial and midterm residencies
    each semester
  • 3 classes (9 credits) each semester
  • Thesis
  • Complete the degree in four semesters
    or 18 calendar months

Entrance Criteria

  • Application for Admission
  • $50.00 application fee
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Employer research participation form
  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended
  • Entrance essay
  • GRE or Miller Analogies Test scores
  • 2.75 cumulative undergraduate GPA

Special Features

  • Cohorts where students take courses together and form learning collaboratives
  • Collection of research data within the student's workplace
  • Use of "action research" to study workplace issues
HEA Compliance United Methodist Church Affiliated