Point Loma Nazarene University

Introduction

Point Loma Nazarene University is known for being forward-thinking. At PLNU, academics, faith, and community are all vital. Students benefit from this balanced approach to education and leave PLNU prepared to think, act, and contribute to the world.

In addition to more than 60 undergraduate areas of study, PLNU offers graduate program regional centers throughout Southern California. PLNU serves more than 3,500 students.

Did you know?

  • Since 2004, over 90 percent of PLNU students who have applied for admission to medical, dental, optometry, pharmacy, and veterinary schools have been admitted.
  • In the 2008 Open Doors report, PLNU’s study abroad program ranked 15th in the nation (among master’s degree-granting institutions) for percentage of undergraduates participating – about 30 percent of graduating seniors have studied abroad.
  • PLNU is nationally recognized for its leadership in the area of sustainability – winning San Diego Environmental Services Recycler of the Year Award four out of the last six years and being named one of America's 100 greenest schools by the Sierra Club in both 2010 and 2011.
  • Through PLNU's LoveWorks Short-term Mission Program, more than 2,000 students, faculty, staff, and alumni have served people in need in approximately 60 world areas.
  • PLNU’s Center for International Development researches sustainable business practices and solutions to global poverty.
  • Since 2005, 22 student films/TV programs have won awards or appeared at film festivals.
  • PLNU’s Speech and Debate Team has been national champion in the National Parliamentary Debate Associations’ yearlong sweepstakes competition four out of the last seven years, competing against such schools as UC Berkeley and UCLA.
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership

Campus Full time 20  September 2017 USA San Diego

This program will equip you to fulfill your calling, with courses such as Leading in Diverse Communities, Managing Conflict and Change, Organizational Systems and Behavior, and more. [+]

You've felt a desire for something more, to become the leader you've been called to be. You’re ready to take the next step in your career, to assume a greater level of leadership and control over your future. The Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership will equip you to lead others with genuine confidence and balance. This program is designed for working professionals with two delivery options to provide you the flexibility you need to earn your degree while continuing to work in your current role. Starting in Fall 2016 you can enroll in the 100% online format available from anywhere, or the in-person format that meets one night per week at our Mission Valley campus in San Diego. This program will equip you to fulfill your calling, with courses such as Leading in Diverse Communities, Managing Conflict and Change, Organizational Systems and Behavior, and more. Program Overview Becoming a leader requires a set of unique skills--the ability to understand and manage people, time, and relationships that requires strength, confidence, and creativity. PLNU’s Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership (MAOL) is a direct response to the need that organizations express for individuals who know how to strategically lead in today’s complex and changing social and economic environment. In this program, you will examine the art and skill of strategic decision-making and problem-solving within the political and cultural context of an organization. Whether you choose the 100 percent online option or the classroom experience, you will work in a cohort group as well as smaller collaborative learning teams that will provide you the opportunity to develop a professional and personal network of people who share your goals as well as utilize technology to test team building and communication skills, a dynamic that mirrors what you will experience outside the classroom in meetings, conferences, and project management. COST $470 (per unit) for the 2016-2017 academic year PROGRAM START DATE Summer 2016: May 2, 2016 (online only) Fall 2016: September 12, 2016 (online or hybrid format) *There is an Online Orientation which begins one week prior to the start of the semester. [-]

Contact

Point Loma Nazarene University

Address Lomaland Drive 3900
San Diego 92106, United States
Website http://www.pointloma.edu/
Phone +1 619-849-2200