Master of Leadership and Practical Ministry

Master of Leadership and Practical Ministry

Objectives and Outcomes:
The Master of Leadership and Practical Ministry program develops the leader within each student and prepares them for competent apostolic leadership in their sphere of cultural influence. The program strives to provide the student with a pragmatic biblical foundation for church governance through Christ’s 5-fold ascension gifts, as well as empower through specialized training in ministerial engagement of prophetic ministry, healing, power evangelism, spiritual warfare and a 7 Mountain Kingdom Mandate. The primary focus of our Master of Leadership and Practical Ministry program is designed to hone your leadership skills in practical ministry practice, revival and reformation that leads to cultural transformation. This hybrid program is designed for those who desire a quality education, but are unable to enroll in a residence program.

Road Map

Program length: 20 months
Road map: 7+5+3+1

7 Core Courses (On-line):
Students will have rigorous, guided on-line study in a cohort format. With an advanced on-line learning system, a well-designed course structure, and a cohort mentor, WLI students will gain valuable knowledge, discuss best practices and receive a paradigm shift for their ministry and leadership development.

5 Elective Courses (On-line or On-site): Students will choose preferred elective courses from 30 WLI on-line electives or students could choose to participate at one of WLI’s 25+ certified regional and international training centers worldwide.

3 Residential trainings (On-site): Students will participate in three residential trainings. With those face-to-face sessions, students will meet internationally well-known leaders, receive impartation for personal breakthrough, and maximize their learning experience.

1 Final Project: Students will conduct a ministry project and write a thesis paper, or participate on a WLI certified overseas mission trip, as the final project for their graduation.

Course List

Core Courses List (On-Line)

  1. The Apostles Today
  2. Empower Five-fold Ministers
  3. Unlock the Prophetic
  4. Heal the Sick: Power Evangelism
  5. Cast Out Demons: Spiritual Warfare and Prayer
  6. Prosperity with Purpose
  7. Kingdom Mandate and Seven Mountain Strategy

Elective Courses:
Choose five from WLI’s Elective Course list.

Application Requirements:

  1. Born again Christian.
  2. Five years actively serving in local church/organization.
  3. Currently in leadership role in local church/organization.
  4. Two years college graduation or above.
  5. Two recommendation letters.
  6. Able to conduct on-line learning.


Tuition: $7,800 ($3,900/year x 2)

With comprehensive training methodologies, we believe students will not just have outstanding educational experiences, but will also experience a transformational journey.