M.S. in Leadership | San Diego Christian College

Why San Diego Christian College?


Low tuition costs put a Christian education within reach of anyone called to serve. SDC provides a valuable education for less than many other private institutions.


SDC has earned a reputation for preparing exceptional leaders. Business leaders, pastors and other professionals have achieved success after SDC.


The SDC academic experience is delivered from a biblical worldview. Christ is infused into every curriculum and classroom experience.


An experienced faculty gives personal attention to each student so they can reach their full potential. A caring learning environment is ideal for spiritual growth.

Master of Science in Leadership

The Master of Science in Leadership (with an Organization Emphasis) focuses on analyzing the underlying meaning and concepts of effective leadership styles and practices. Fundamental leadership principles of vision, communication, ethics, and rapport will be areas studied throughout the program. Students will learn how to apply effective leadership principles to a broad variety of organizational structures such as education, business, religious, and government.

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Course List

    LDR 510 - Leader & Spiritual Formation
    LDR 520 - Leader & Strategic Innovation
    LDR 530 - Leader & Cultural Intelligence
    LDR 540 - Leader & Emotional Intelligence

    ORG 610 - Foundations of Organizational Theory
    ORG 620 - Organizational Behavior
    ORG 630 - Organizational Development
    ORG 640 - Managing Change and Conflict

    RSH 610 - Introduction to Social Science Research Methods
    RSH 620 - Data Driven Decisions
    RSH 695A&B - Integrated Area of Study Project

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