Organizational Leadership / Master of Divinity (Combined Degree)

  • College

    College of Professional Advancement, School of Theology

  • Department

    Leadership Studies

  • Degree

    M.S., M.Div.

  • Location

    M.S.: Online,
    M.Div.: Atlanta and Online


Guide and impact others in ministry and the nonprofit sector

Be equipped for servant leadership through Mercer University’s Combined Master of Science in Organizational Leadership/Master of Divinity (M.Div.). The combined degree offered through the College of Professional Advancement and School of Theology blends preparation for ordained ministry with foundational knowledge of leadership in nonprofit organizations. Individuals develop skills in promotion, strategic planning, fund development, board governance, and recruitment.

Graduates of the combined degree program are prepared with the knowledge and skills to pursue roles such as:

  • Administrative Service Manager
  • Budget/Finance Director
  • Case Management Director
  • Church Leader
  • Community Leader
  • Director of Ministry
  • Nonprofit Director
  • Student Ministry Director

Learn more about our Combined M.S. in Organizational Leadership/M.Div.

Ready to take the next step?

Schedule your personalized admissions counseling appointment, or contact the Office of Graduate Admissions at 678.547.6417 or for more information.

Meet Our Professors

Experienced and qualified faculty develop students’ leaderships skills by cultivating knowledge necessary for success in nonprofit organizations.