Business management for today's leaders

Our online bachelor's degree in management and organizational leadership gives you a foundation to succeed in today's business environment. We combine applied-learning techniques with academic rigor to give you a well-rounded and needed perspective for solving everyday management problems.

This degree allows you to select one of the following sub-plans:

  • General Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Sustainability
  • Project Management

Careers

Depending on the sub-plan you choose, the management and organizational leadership bachelor's degree prepares you for various management jobs. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the anticipated growth rate for management jobs is expected to increase through 2016 by approximately 12 percent. This degree can prepare you to be:

General Management

  • Operations Manager
  • Account Representative
  • Department Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Administrator
  • Retail Manager
  • Planner
  • Business Analyst
  • Supply-chain Manager
  • Customer Relations Manager
  • Employee Relations Manager
  • Customer Service Manager
  • Marketing Manager
  • Contract manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Business Services Manager
  • Retail Manager
  • Campaign Manager

Entrepreneurship

  • Small Business Owner
  • New Business Ventures
  • Operations Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Administrator
  • Creative Director

Sustainability

  • Construction Managers
  • Facility or Property Managers
  • Program Coordinators
  • Project Managers
  • Sustainable Management
  • Consultant
  • Sales or Field Representatives
  • Industrial Compliance Manager
  • Health and Safety Manager
  • Sustainability Management
  • Consultant

Project Management

  • Project Manager
  • Program Manager
  • Project Development
  • Business Analyst
  • Information Technology

Skills

Depending on the sub-plan of our management and organizational leadership bachelor's degree you choose to study, you will learn how to:

  • Effectively lead and manage small-to-medium-sized project teams in a variety environments
  • Develop fiscal plans
  • Evaluate and manage projects
  • Understand and manage operations across an organization
  • Manage a diverse group of people with varying communication, leadership and cultural styles
  • Understand the financial implications of your decisions
  • Develop new business
  • Evaluate venture opportunities
  • Work with diverse industries to develop, lead and improve sustainable business practices
  • Finish projects on time, in scope and within budget
  • Lead teams, expand influence and navigate change
  • Master the latest in project management techniques
  • Prepare to sit for the Project Management Institute Certification exam

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Management and Organizational Leadership B.A.S. Degree Curriculum

View Management and Organizational Leadership B.A.S. Degree curriculum