Online Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership

The Bachelor of Arts in organizational leadership will prepare you for leadership positions in a wide range of organizations and career fields. You will develop skills that can be used to help organizations function successfully, including problem solving, effective communication, program assessment, resource management and how to use emerging technologies.

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Quick facts

Next start date: 05/18/2020


Total classes: 40

Weeks per class: 7.5

Total credit hours: 120

Details

The BA in organizational leadership is a 120 credit hour degree program, which includes a minimum of 45 upper division hours. These courses include upper division classes in Humanities, Arts and Design and Social-Behavioral Sciences. In your senior year, you will participate in small-group study and research, craft projects that demonstrate the skills and knowledge you have developed in the degree and construct portfolios in which you will argue, "In light of the degree learning outcomes, here is what I have learned, and here is evidence that I have learned." You will also learn to write proposals and reports, communicate effectively within organizations and practice ethical decision-making.

As a graduate of this program, you will be prepared for a range of positions in professional areas such as government, health care administration, nonprofit agencies and the service industry.

Students have the option to choose one concentration from the following: Project Management

Featured courses


OGL 350: Diversity and Organizations (L & C)


OGL 321: Project Leadership, Strategy and Scope


OGL 260: Resource Allocation in Organizations


OGL 220: Behavioral Dynamics in Organizations (SB)


OGL 343: Social Processes in Organizations (SB)


OGL 200: Introduction to Organizational Leadership (SB)


OGL 365: Special Topics


OGL 345: Organizational Ethics (HU)


Related careers

Graduates with an ASU Online Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership have career opportunities illustrated in the following list. Career examples include but are not limited to:

CEO


Growth: -3.9 %
Salary: $183,270

Chief Sustainability Officer


Growth: -3.9 %
Salary: $183,270

Employee Training Manager


Growth: 10.3 %
Salary: $108,250

General Manager (GM)


Growth: 9.1 %
Salary: $100,410

Human Resources Manager


Growth: 9.1 %
Salary: $110,120

Marketing Manager


Growth: 10.1 %
Salary: $132,230

Medical and Health Services Manager


Growth: 20.5 %
Salary: $98,350

Quality Control Manager


Growth: -0.5 %
Salary: $100,580

Sales Manager


Growth: 7.5 %
Salary: $121,060

Prestigious faculty

Faculty in the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts are deeply committed to exploration in their fields of work. Many of our faculty and staff are recognized both nationally and internationally for their achievements.

  • American Educational Research Association fellows.
  • American Psychological Association fellows.
  • Fulbright scholars.
  • Numerous achievement awards in fields from psychology to writing. 

Prestigious faculty

Faculty in the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts are deeply committed to exploration in their fields of work. Many of our faculty and staff are recognized both nationally and internationally for their achievements.

  • American Educational Research Association fellows.
  • American Psychological Association fellows.
  • Fulbright scholars.
  • Numerous achievement awards in fields from psychology to writing. 

Admission requirements

I am a future
You are considered a freshman for application purposes if you have not attended college at all, or have fewer than 12 transferable credit hours (with a minimum 2.50 cumulative GPA).

Don't meet admission requirements?

You can still earn your way into this program through the Earned Admission Pathway. Through this pathway, you can demonstrate your ability to succeed at ASU by completing online courses with a 2.75 GPA or higher.

To begin, submit an application to ASU. An enrollment coach will reach out with more information if the Earned Admission Pathway is right for you.

Don't meet admission requirements?

You can still earn your way into this program through the Earned Admission Pathway. Through this pathway, you can demonstrate your ability to succeed at ASU by completing online courses with a 2.75 GPA or higher.

To begin, submit an application to ASU. An enrollment coach will reach out with more information if the Earned Admission Pathway is right for you.

Study at a globally recognized university

ASU is a global university recognized for its commitment to innovation, research and high-quality academic programs. Our university has been recognized with peer-reviewed honors from U.S. News & World Report.

#1


in innovation for 5 consecutive years, ahead of Stanford and MIT.

Top 10


Best Online Bachelor’s Programs.

Top 10%


Best Global Universities.

80%


of graduates reported that their experiences at ASU inspired them to explore new career opportunities.

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Our tuition calculator can help you estimate full-time tuition fees for this program without financial aid. Keep in mind: More than 80% of our students receive financial aid.

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