Academic Advisor: Raimond Luntungan
The MSA program is designed for administrators, directors and managers who have no undergraduate business background but desire graduate education to assist them as they transition into management positions in their field. In recognition of this need AIIAS offers the Master of Science in Administration (MSA) with emphases in Church Administration and Management Studies. The program is accredited by the Adventist Accrediting Association (AAA).
When to Begin
- Hold a four-year baccalaureate degree or its equivalent with a minimum GPA of 3.00 (on a 4.00 point scale).
- Demonstrated English proficiency.
- Three years of full-time work experience.
- For the Church Administration emphasis, 12 credits of religion are required, with at least one course in each of the following three areas: Adventist Beliefs, Adventist History or Spirit of Prophecy, and Biblical Studies.
- Complete 38 credits of course work as identified in the MSA curriculum below.
- Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00.
- Complete the service learning requirements.
- Demonstrate the acquisition of the Professional Competencies by building and presenting an e-portfolio.
The curriculum of the MSA degree is made up of 38 semester hours of coursework as explained below. To be awarded the degree the student must satisfactorily meet the following requirements:
* The Management Studies emphasis is also offered online (Academic Advisor: LeRoy Ruhupatty)
Program Structure & Credits
|Elective from business or emphasis