Leadership - Health, M.A.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 29 months
  • English (book IELTS)
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Combining online learning year-round and classroom modules in the summer or January, Trinity Western’s MA Leadership - Health program offers top-level leadership training in a dynamic and innovative format. Multiple options are offered to suit your individual needs. Complete this 34-credit degree program in 24-29 months through our part-time option, or finish in 13-17 months with our full-time degree option. A 13-month graduate certificate option (15 credits) is also offered to students whose time and finances are at a premium, but could be interested in eventually laddering their certificate into a full degree.

This MA in Leadership - Health is delivered by Trinity Western University.

Examines the role of specialized leadership in the health care industry and focuses on how that change can have a positive impact on the people's health. The stream will appeal to all professionals with middle- and senior-level responsibilities in various health agencies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership Foundations
  • Strategic Leadership
  • Team Leadership and Conflict Resolution
  • Resource-based Leadership
  • Leadership, Values, and Ethics
  • Scholarly Inquiry

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 29 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
  • Credits
    34 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Online group works/assignments
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English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.


Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3
Recommended score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of 3 or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

ESLI Level
Pre-Placement Requirements 
Pre-Placement is only available for ESLI's US schools.  Students also have the option to take a placement test upon arrival

Basic- General English

  • IELTS Pre-Placement: N/A
  • TOEFL iBT Pre-Placement: N/A
  • TOEFL CBT Pre-Placement: N/A

Preparatory- General English

  • IELTS Pre-Placement: N/A
  • TOEFL iBT Pre-Placement: N/A
  • TOEFL CBT Pre-Placement: N/A

Foundations- Academic English

  • IELTS Pre-Placement: 4.5
  • TOEFL iBT Pre-Placement: 32-34
  • TOEFL CBT Pre-Placement: 97-103

Intermediate- Academic English

  • IELTS Pre-Placement: 5
  • TOEFL iBT Pre-Placement: 35-45
  • TOEFL CBT Pre-Placement: 107-133

Pre-University- Academic English

  • IELTS Pre-Placement: 5.5
  • TOEFL iBT Pre-Placement: 46-59+
  • TOEFL CBT Pre-Placement: 137-170

Pre-Placement Requirements:

  • Official score reports must be submitted to ESLI
  • All score reports will be verified upon submission
  • Official test scores must be less than one year old 
  • * Only US-based ESLI schools offer Pre-Placement at this time.

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Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    14660 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7330 CAD per semester and a duration of 29 months.
  • National Applies to you

    14660 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7330 CAD per semester and a duration of 29 months.
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