Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership

The Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership (MAOL) program is designed to develop a comprehensive understanding of leadership theory and practice – along with management skills such as team building, planning and implementing change, communication, finance, navigating organizational behaviors and structures in nonprofit, government, education, and business sectors.

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Year Masters Degree

Complete in 1 year with our accelerated format.

100% Online Classes

Online Program*

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$500 Per Credit

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Application Deadline - August 16, 2024
Next program starts August 26, 2024
Program starts 5 times per year

Developing Transformational Leaders

Do you want to hone your leadership and management skills?

Hone your leadership and management skills while advancing your career and earning potential.

Look no further than our Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership program.

  • Online program*
  • You can earn your degree while continuing to work
  • Study at your own pace
  • Complete your degree in as little as one year
  • Up to 50% of courses in program use free open-access textbooks
  • Discounts are available for C-SC alumni or through select employers
  • Out of state students can view more information about our NC-SARA affiliation

*This degree is designed to provide online asynchronous instruction. However, the teaching modality cannot be guaranteed.

Career Outlook

The Possibilities are Endless

The Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership degree provides opportunities for working within management and leadership roles. The degree prepares graduates up for advanced roles in nonprofit, business, and educational sectors.

  • General and Operations Managers
  • Training and Development Managers
  • Management Analysts
  • Public Relations Managers
  • Human Resources Officers
  • Business Teachers (Post-Secondary)
  • Chief Executives

Top 20 Best Value School

According to US News & World Report

Growth Chart

10% Job Growth

projected for 2020-2030 in Missouri

Average Salary Of $79,710

in Missouri

The C-SC Difference

During the Culver-Stockton Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership program, you will engage in assignments and simulations that are designed to enhance leadership and management knowledge, skills, and abilities. Graduates will become more effective leaders within their organizations.

The Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership program opens the door to a variety of career opportunities by offering working professionals and new graduates a flexible, online degree path that will help them get ahead in their chosen field. Through a foundation of interdisciplinary coursework, including business, communication, and leadership, our graduates develop the skills and knowledge needed to become thoughtful, creative, strategic leaders in a variety of organizational settings.

- Scott Giltner, Division Chair of the Applied Liberal Arts & Sciences

Get Started

On your path to success

The Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership program is designed to fit your schedule. We understand each student is unique and deserves to be included. With five (5) start dates per year, a fully asynchronous course schedule, and the flexibility to take one to two courses each 8-week term all you need is access to a computer and internet to begin your path to success! 

Program Curriculum (30 Credit Hours)

This degree is designed to provide online asynchronous instruction. However, the teaching modality cannot be guaranteed.

Admission Information

Application Due Date Document Submission Deadline Program Start
August 16, 2024 August 21, 2024 August 26, 2024

Cost & Financial Aid

discount on Graduate Degree Tuition for Alumni of Culver-Stockton College.

Discount on Graduate degree tuition to full-time employees at many local and regional organizations.

Only one discount may be applied.

Financial Aid

C-SC students can complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to determine eligibility for unsubsidized loans. Apply for Federal Aid, visit

Interest-free payment options are also available through the College. Call 573-288-6492 for more information.

TAKE THE NEXT STEP TOWARDS YOUR Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership Degree

Take the next step in your journey at Culver-Stockton College. We're here to help you get started on your degree. 

Your Academic Success Team

You’re never alone in your education. Learn more about the people who are here to help you take the next step in your career.

Shauna Stolte

Meet Shauna Stolte

Graduate Admission Counselor

After you express interest in our programs, our trained Admission Counselor, SHAUNA STOLTE, is ready to help you through the application process. Shauna will also give you guidance regarding the admissions, transcripts, transfer credits, and more.

Angie Kay

Meet Angie Kay

Graduate Advisor

Once you’re accepted our dedicated Online Advisor ANGELA KAY will assist you in applying your past educational experiences to our program and will create a unique plan of study just for you, giving you the confidence so that you register for the right classes on your academic journey. Our online advisor builds a personal connection with every student and will help you stay on track. You'll always have someone looking out for you.

Kendra Scifres

Meet Kendra Scifres

Graduate & Professional Studies Recruitment and Advising Director

As the Graduate and Professional Studies Recruitment and Advising Director, KENDRA SCIFRES, primary goal will be to champion the success of our students at every stage of their academic journey. Her mission is to provide support and resources to graduate and professional students, guiding them towards fulfilling careers and meaningful contributions to society. Kendra, will also be working to drive the development of mutually beneficial relationships with corporations and organizations to provide information about Culver's online programs to interested employees.

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