What to Expect

Come and Join us for an adventure of a lifetime.

You have a kingdom purpose and with it a unique call on your life, Wagner Leadership Institute can help train you for your destiny assignment! Our new wineskin approach toward equipping believers for practical ministry through a strategic combination of apostolic-influenced scholarship and spiritual impartation in a distinct five-fold and seven mountain oriented-curriculum will help unpack your gift-mix and prepare you for your sphere of influence. Through WLI’s flexible study options, you can earn your diploma in practical ministry wherever you are at a pace of your choosing.

Greetings from the Chancellor

Dear Prospective Student,

Are you ready to take your next step toward reaching your destiny in Christ? If so, Wagner Leadership Institute is ready to help launch you in your purpose and calling.

Since 1998, Wagner Leadership Institute has opened the doors of destiny to thousands of students worldwide who are willing to invest in training that produces spiritual fruit in their life and ministry. Since assuming the position of WLI International Chancellor, it has been my honor and privilege to shepherd the vision of our Founding Chancellor, Dr. C. Peter Wagner, building on his legacy and track record of developing leaders. And let me add, I believe all Christians are leaders!

Peter recognized the need within the Body of Christ to take training from the realm of theory into the arena of practical ministry. WLI continues to distinguish itself from other schools and methods of training by focusing on this new teaching paradigm—impartation and activation—coupled with world-class instruction from proven apostles, prophets, evangelists, pastors and teachers in an intimate classroom setting…

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In His Love,

Dr. Ché Ahn
International Chancellor

Application Process

The application process consists of three simple steps.
All three must be completed before admission to WLI is official.


Complete a student application including payment of $50 non-refundable processing fee.


Following acceptance and placement, you will receive a letter of acceptance describing your diploma program, advanced standing status (if any) and diploma requirements. Upon receipt of welcome packet, send payment of $100 non-refundable admission and acceptance fee to activate your student status.


Start work on your diploma by earning training units through registering for courses, conferences, mission trips and self-study projects.

Come Join Us

An application packet may be obtained by writing, calling or emailing the Office of the Registrar:


Wagner Leadership Institute
1539 E. Howard Street, Pasadena, CA 91104


(626) 720-8107


Click the link below to apply online.
Apply Today!

WLI students come from a wide variety of backgrounds, educational levels, experience and nationalities.
We encourage all who desire to be trained for kingdom ministry to apply.
Students must be a minimum of 18 years of age.


Generally all of our core course intensives are offered on the weekend. All of our courses are offered in such a way that the working person can attend.


WLI Global Training Center
1610 E. Elizabeth St., Pasadena, CA 91104

Ambassador Auditorium
131 S St. John Street, Pasadena, CA 91104

Why Wait. You could Change Your Life Forever.