Los Angeles Track

Pursue Faith-Rooted Urban Transformation in Los Angeles

The M.A. in Transformational Urban Leadership, Los Angeles Track prepares individuals for callings of transformation in disenfranchised urban communities. Participants study theology, urban studies, community development, nonprofit management, and advocacy to holistically engage the realities of marginal communities in the City.

What Does MATUL Los Angeles Value?

  • Field-based: Incarnational living, worshipping, serving, and learning within one of Los Angeles’ marginal neighborhoods, in an integrated approach to leadership development.
  • Action-Reflection Learning: Integrate traditional classroom learning and theory with hands-on action and activism through internships and fieldwork.
  • Scholar-Practitioners: Learn alongside instructors who specialize in urban transformation and actively serve the City.
  • Accessible: Study in convenient City classes that allow for continued urban ministry engagement.
Note: This information is current for the 2016-17 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.