Curriculum & Course Descriptions
The Master of Arts in Theology and Leadership (MATL) program offers a strong theology core with courses in leadership studies, scripture, history, systematic and moral theology, and Ignatian spirituality.
39 semester credits are required to complete the M.A. in Theology & Leadership program.
- 27 credits in Core Courses
- 6 credits in Electives
- 6 credits in Organizational Leadership Electives
Once students complete the core, they will take an online comprehensive exam. Designed to assess overall competency in the Theology core, the exam will be evaluated by the student’s advisor and two graduate faculty members then graded on a pass or fail scale. Students must complete the exam in order to register for RELI 698. Students are allowed to take the exam twice to earn a passing grade.