Master of Arts

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Recognized as one of the top online, organizational leadership programs available, Piedmont is ranked #2 in North Carolina for online programs and one of the most affordable that can be completed while you work.  Integrate your real work experiences with your research as you study effective leadership and change management.

The Master of Arts in Leadership is designed for those seeking graduate-level training in leadership with multi-dimensional applications including the workplace, church, or other organizations. This online program can be completed in as few as two years.

2 Year Program
Available Online

"The M.A. in Leadership program not only met an essential need in my personal development as a military leader, it also provided a challenging curriculum that demanded continual self-evaluation, provided a format for practical implementation, and focused my awareness of opportunities to make daily applications in my role as both an administrative officer and a trainer."

— Major Jerry D. Baugh

Major Jerry D. Baugh


Each graduate will demonstrate:

  • Understanding of the elements of leadership.
  • Competence in conducting research.
  • Comprehension of the responsibilities and obligations of the leader in the expanding realms of self, organization, society, country, and God.