Business management for today's leaders

SPC's 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 offers the following sub-plans:

  • General Management and Organizational Leadership
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Project Management
  • Sports Management
  • Sustainability and Green Management

This academic program prepares you for the following careers. All job data is provided by the U.S. Department of Labor.

Business Operations Specialists, All Other

Salary Data

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL MSA Average

Florida Average

Projected employment for Florida

2016 Employment

81,840

2026

97,480

Percent Change

19

Projected Job Openings

9550

Operations Research Analysts

Salary Data

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL MSA Average

Florida Average

Projected employment for Florida

2016 Employment

6,480

2026

8,600

Percent Change

33

Projected Job Openings

650

Managers, All Other

Salary Data

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL MSA Average

Florida Average

Projected employment for Florida

2016 Employment

38,850

2026

45,520

Percent Change

17

Projected Job Openings

3580

Skills you learn in the Management and Organizational Leadership B.A.S. Degree

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

Management and Organizational Leadership Bachelor of Applied Science

MGTORG-BAS

Effective Beginning Catalog Term: Fall 2018 (550)

The requirements shown below are valid beginning Fall 2018 (550), and may not reflect degree requirements for current students. Current students should visit My SPC and view My Learning Plan to see specific degree requirements for their effective term.



Program Leadership Information

Dr. Greg Nenstiel
Dean, EPI
(727) 791-2433
Nenstiel.greg@spcollege.edu


Michael Ewell, MS, Academic Department Coordinator
EPI and St Pete Gibbs
(727) 791-2610
ewell.mike@spcollege.edu


Program Summary

This degree program is designed with the active assistance of business and industrial leaders. This integrated program will give students a broad range of organizational and management skills necessary for a variety of supervisory positions. Students will learn how to become effective leaders and increase their earning potential.

The Academic Pathway is a tool for students that lists the following items:
o the recommended order in which to take the program courses
o suggested course when more than one option exists
o which semester each course is typically offered
o if the course has a prerequisite
o courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)

If you are starting the program this term, click here to access the recommended Academic Pathway.

If you have already started the program, click here for the archived Academic Pathways.

Please verify the Academic Pathway lists your correct starting semester.

Florida CIP Code

1105202991: SUPERVISION AND MANAGEMENT (BAS)

Federal CIP Code

52.0299: Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other.

Job Related Opportunities

  • Management
  • Supervisory Roles
  • Human Resources
  • Training and Development
  • Industry/manufacturing
  • Project Management
  • Supply Chain

Admission Rules

Admission requires completion of sixty (60) college-level credits in a related discipline, including 15 credits of transferable general education courses.

Students must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.00 on a 4.00 scale in all post-secondary coursework.

Please note that total program hours may vary. Consult an advisor for any additional questions. Other relevant courses may be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Graduation Rules

All students must complete the 36 credit general education requirement in order to graduate from this program. A.S. degree holders may need to complete an additional 15-21 general education credits to complete the thirty-six (36) credit hour general education requirement.

FOREIGN LANGUAGE:
If you have not completed two consecutive years of the same foreign language in high school or 8 credits in college, you will need to complete 8 credits of foreign language before completing the B.A.S. program.

ADMISSIONS COURSES
Lower Division Support Courses (Select 15 credits)

1 CGS 1100 Computer Applications 3
2 STA 2023 Elementary Statistics 3
3 Any lower division courses (1000 to 2000 level) with the ACG prefix
Any lower division courses (1000 to 2000 level) with the BRC prefix
Any lower division courses (1000 to 2000 level) with the BUL prefix
Any lower division courses (1000 to 2000 level) with the ECO prefix
Any lower division courses (1000 to 2000 level) with the ENT prefix
Any lower division courses (1000 to 2000 level) with the FIN prefix
Any lower division courses (1000 to 2000 level) with the GEB prefix
Any lower division courses (1000 to 2000 level) with the HFT prefix
Any lower division courses (1000 to 2000 level) with the LDR prefix
4 Any lower division courses (1000 to 2000 level) with the MAN prefix
Any lower division courses (1000 or 2000 level) with the MNA prefix
Any lower division courses (1000 to 2000 level) with the MAR prefix
5 Any lower division courses (1000 to 2000 level) with the REE prefix
6 Any lower division courses (1000 to 2000 level) with the RMI prefix
Any lower division courses (1000 to 2000 level) with the TAX prefix
* QMB 2100

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENT
A.A. Degree (or 60 credits with at least 15 General Education credits)

Credits 60

MAJOR CORE COURSES
Major Requirements (Complete 27 credits)

BUL 3320 Law and Business 3
7 FIN 3403 Financial Management 3
GEB 3213 Business Communication for Professional Effectiveness 3
MAN 3240 Applied Organizational Behavior 3
MAN 3303 Management & Leadership Practices 3
MAN 3503 Managerial Risk Analysis and Decision Making 3
MAN 4583 Project Management 3
MAN 4584 Process Improvement Methodologies 3
MAR 3802 Marketing Management 3

MAJOR CORE COURSES
REQUIRED FINAL COURSE - Last Semester for All Students

8, 9 MAN 4900 Strategic Capstone Project 6

SUBPLAN
Select ONE subplan from below (Complete 12 credits)

SUBPLAN CORE COURSES
Subplan: Management & Organizational Leadership General (MGT) (Complete 3 credits)

1 MAN 3504 Operations Management 3

SUBPLAN ELECTIVE COURSES
Subplan: Management & Organizational Leadership General (MGT) (Select 9 credits)

ETI 3647 Supply Chain Management 3
MAN 3600 International Business 3
MAN 3802 Principles of Entrepreneurship 3
MAN 4102 Managing Cultural Diversity 3
MAN 4625 Managing Global Human Resources 3
MAN 4741 Innovation, Change and Agile Projects 3
MAN 4935 Special Topics in Management Concepts 3
MAN 4940 Internship 3
MAR 4413 Sales, Negotiating and Customer Relationship Management 3
MAR 4836 Concept and Product Development 3
PAD 4232 Grant Administration & Resource Development 3

SUBPLAN CORE COURSES
Subplan: Entrepreneurship (ENTRE) (Complete 9 credits)

FIN 4470 Entrepreneurial Finance 3
MAN 3802 Principles of Entrepreneurship 3
MAN 4801 Business Plan Strategies 3

SUBPLAN ELECTIVE COURSES
Subplan: Entrepreneurship (ENTRE) (Select 3 credits)

MAR 4413 Sales, Negotiating and Customer Relationship Management 3
MAR 4836 Concept and Product Development 3

SUBPLAN CORE COURSES
Subplan: Project Management (PROJECT MA) (Complete 12 credits)

MAN 4741 Innovation, Change and Agile Projects 3
MAN 4881 Authority Influence and Projects 3
MAN 4883 Project Management Methodology in Specialization 1-3
MAN 4885 Complex and Advanced Projects 3
11 Project Management Certification

SUBPLAN CORE COURSES
Subplan: Sustainability and Green Management (SGM) (Select 12 credits)

BUL 3583 Legal Aspects of Sustainability 3
MAN 3784 Sustainability in the Natural Environment 3
MAN 3786 Sustainable Enterprise Planning 3
MAN 4781 Sustainable Business Strategies 3
MAN 4787 Energy & Environmental Techniques 3

SUBPLAN CORE COURSES
Subplan: Sports Management (SPMGT) (Complete 12 credits)

MAN 3504 Operations Management 3
MAR 4413 Sales, Negotiating and Customer Relationship Management 3
SPM 3154 Principles of Sports Management 3
SPM 4104 Sports Facility and Event Management 3

1 CGS1100 is a recommended support course if not previously taken. MAN3504 and QMB3200 both use spreadsheet formulas.
2 STA2023 is a recommended support course for the MTGORG-BAS program (Pre-requisite Math MAT1033 or MAT1100 required for STA2023).
3 ACG2450 - If taken at SPC, the course content prepares student to take the QuickBooks Certification Exam
4 MAN1500, MAN1590 and MAN2571 content associated with Industry Certification exams in Supply Chain Management offered at SPC
5 Completion of REE1040 with 70% or better allows the student to sit for the State of Florida Real Estate Sales Agent License Exam
6 Completion of RMI1210, RMI2113, RMI2213 and GEB2940 or RMI2940 will earn the Insurance Customer Service License (completion of an Associate's degree required)
* QMB 2100 is not currently offered at SPC, but is accepted as a transfer course.
7 FIN3403 should be completed within the first 15 credit hours of the BAS coursework.
8, 9 8) For students in Effective terms prior to 0520, MAN 4900 will be completed for 3 credits. For students in term 0520 or later, MAN 4900 will be offered at 6 credits starting Fall 2017. 9) All required major core courses must be completed (27 credits) before the Capstone course can be taken.
11 Completion of 18 credits in MAN3503, MAN4583, MAN4741, MAN4881, MAN4883 and MAN4885 allows up to 1500 hours of Project Management experience toward the CAPM(R) or PMP(R) certification exam requirements

Total Credits 120

Continuing Your Education at SPC

At SPC, our Management and Organizational Leadership Certificate transfers to our Business Administration Associate of Science Degree. This A.S. degree transfers to SPC's bachelor's degrees in Business AdministrationManagement and Organizational Leadership or Sustainability Management.

Short-term Training

We also offer short-term business training and professional development courses through our Workforce Institute.

Management and Organizational Leadership BAS

Admission to the management and organizational leadership BAS Degree

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