Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership

Develop leadership skills that will help advance your career. Lead your organization more effectively with a master’s degree in Organizational Leadership from SAGU. Our degree will prepare you with advanced leadership skills for ministry and traditional workplace environments. Learn to manage and motivate individuals and teams. Use strategies to effect change. Explore theoretical and practical approaches to leadership. Our dedicated faculty will challenge you intellectually and spiritually as you explore Christian leadership principles, decision-making and ethics.

MBA programs typically take an analytical approach to management and focus on areas like finance, accounting, marketing and statistics. Organizational leadership programs, on the other hand, are dedicated to human elements — such as communication techniques, leadership theory and team development. An organizational leadership degree strengthens your emotional intelligence and ability to inspire organizations to reach full potential.

SAGU’s organizational leadership degree is available online and on-campus, allowing you to network with successful classmates from across the country and tackle advanced coursework in a flexible format.

Learn how to:

  • Communicate effectively
  • Motivate others individuals to create high-performing organizations
  • Effect change in an organization by applying leadership theories and models
  • Solve leadership problems and resolve organizational issues
  • Promote and nurture individual growth in others to achieve organizational goals

Full support

Get access to full campus support and resources. Students can take advantage of the Career Center for job training and assistance, the Wellness Center for fitness classes and facilities, the Counseling Center and more.

Individual attention

Our class sizes are small. We create an atmosphere where you have 1-on-1 interactions with faculty who invest in your performance and well-being.

Affordability & value

SAGU students graduate with 20% less debt on average than other private universities. Our Financial Aid team is your team to help secure grants, scholarships and other financial resources to help ease your mind.

Sticker price vs. your cost

When choosing a college, it is important to realize the difference between the sticker price and your net costs after scholarships and grants. SAGU offers a net price calculator to help you identify financial opportunities to reduce your college costs.

Christian faith

Everything we do springs from a Christian world view. SAGU creates an environment that strengthens your faith and your mind, integrating faith and learning.


You can be confident that your degree at SAGU is recognized, as SAGU is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

Southwestern Assemblies of God University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees. Questions about the accreditation of Southwestern Assemblies of God University may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (

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