Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership

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The Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership will prepare you to be an active leader defined by your contributions to successful organizations and communities.

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The Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership is a fully online program designed to equip students with the management and leadership skills necessary for professional advancement in the modern workplace. The program combines elements of organizational theory with practical human resources and communications training.

Graduates are prepared for leadership roles in corporate, education, non-profit, and other professional sectors.


  • 2.5 minimum GPA for all previous college course work
  • No minimum test score required

Curriculum Topics:

  • Organizational Theory
  • Research Principles and Methodology
  • Change Management
  • Digital Technology Assessment
  • Employee Motivation Tactics
  • Communication Strategies
  • Behavioral Analysis
  • Team Leadership Fundamentals
  • Human Resource Management
  • Approaches to Innovation
  • Evaluation of Organizational Structures
  • Strategic Plan Development and Implementation
  • Ethical Leadership