Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership

The Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership is a 120-credit program that addresses the educational needs of the corporate, non-profit and government sectors and provides working adults an excellent opportunity to understand the roles and personal dynamics required to be an effective organizational leader. The program can be completed entirely online.

The program prepares managers and supervisors as leaders by providing students with the understanding and skills required to lead in modern complex organizations and is the first of its kind offered in New Jersey with a focus on applied organizational leadership for adult learners. The program builds on a broad foundation of liberal arts and business topics and key leadership issues, and enables students to transition easily into the College’s Master of Science in Management program.

Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership Credit Distribution

Subject Category Credits
I. General Education Requirements 60
A. Intellectual and Practical Skills 18
  • English Composition I (ENC-101)
  • English Composition II (ENC-102)
  • College Mathematics
  • Computer Concepts
  • Managerial Communication
  • Electives in Intellectual and Practical Skills
B. Personal and Social Responsibility 9
  • Diversity/Global Literacy
  • Responsible Ethical Leadership
  • Ethics or Diversity Elective
C. Human Cultures and the Physical and Natural World 18
  • Macroeconomics or Microeconomics
  • Intro to Organizational Theory
  • Humanities, Social Science, Natural Science or Interdisciplinary Electives
D. General Education Electives 15
II. Leadership Foundations 15
A. Organizational Behavior (MAN-311) 3
B. Foundations of Leadership (LDR-305) 3
C. Ethics and the Business Profession (PHI-384) 3
D. Theories of Leadership (LDR-345) 3
E. Leadership Communication (MAN-376) 3
III. Advanced Leadership: Areas of Specialization 21
A. Select 3 courses from the following:
  • Change Management (MAN-415)
  • Project Management (MAN-435)
  • Advanced Organizational Management (MAN-425)
  • Principles of Management (MAN-301)
  • Leadership in the Global Environment (LDR-422)
  • Nonprofit Leadership (LDR-419)
  • Leaders in History (LDR-324)
B. Additional Advanced Leadership Electives 9
C. Leadership Practicum (LDR-435) 3
IV. Business Electives 9
V. Free Electives 15
Total 120