Average of 20 months
Why earn an MA in Strategic Communication Leadership Through LBC | Capital? We want to come alongside you as you work toward becoming a leader and valued advisor with timeless and in-demand skills in communication. Our engaging, eight-week online courses are designed with your busy professional schedule in mind and taught from an unapologetically biblical worldview.
Skilled communicators continue to be sought after by nonprofits and businesses in all industries to target and cultivate key audiences, build community support, align internal stakeholders and help create an organizational brand that leads the marketplace.
Whether you want to advance in your current organization or change careers, Lancaster Bible College | Capital Seminary & Graduate School’s Master of Arts in Strategic Communication Leadership will prepare you for a wide range of fields, including organizational communication, ministry development, public relations, marketing, social media management and media direction.
You will receive instruction from a carefully blended mix of seasoned academic scholars and marketplace professionals who will provide you with a foundation of theory and principles, as well as the best practices for applying them through the lens of a biblical worldview.
No residency requirements
Students will have the opportunity to do an internship and to work on a capstone project, gaining valuable industry experience and networking.
Transfer up to 10 credits of the degree total
Biblical & Theological Course* 3 Credits
Strategic Communication Leadership 31 Credits
View the Academic Catalog for the complete curriculum plan, course descriptions and program details.
*This Biblical & Theological course is required unless the student enters the program with advanced standing. Ask your admissions counselor about Advance Standing.
Want to learn more about this master’s degree or LBC | Capital’s graduate school? Consider scheduling an appointment to talk virtually or in person with an Admissions Counselor who will be glad to answer all your questions about earning a graduate degree online.
The Master of Arts in Strategic Communication Leadership degree will prepare you for a wide range of service in both professional and ministry contexts. Here is a just sampling of potential careers:
The following is the proposed schedule for this degree program.
|COM 505 Seminar in Strategic Communication||Fall 1||3|
|COM 602 Strategic Communication for Nonprofit Organizations & Ministries||Fall 1||3|
|COM 507 Digital Media Metrics & Analytics||Fall 2||3|
|COM 508 Strategic Communication & Organizational Ethics||Fall 2||3|
|COM 506 The Communication Vocation||Spring 1||3|
|COM 603 Crisis Communication in Organizations||Spring 1||3|
|COM 509 Leadership In Organizational Communication||Spring 2||3|
|COM 604 Communication Consulting & Assessment||Spring 2||3|
|BTC 503 Foundations for Integration or BTC 504 Perspectives on Integration||Summer 1||3|
|COM 690 Strategic Communication Internship||Summer 1 & 2||4|
|COM 691 Strategic Communication Capstone Project||Summer 1 & 2||3|