Leadership Development

An intentional and creative blend of theory and evaluation of application. Students will acquire and practice supervision and leadership skills.

Students will develop the skills required to assume a future leadership position.

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Complete your degree when it's convenient for you.

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Full Time or Part Time

Flexible options allow you to maintain employment if desired.

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Professors challenge you to apply learned material instead of rote memorization.

Who a leadership development degree is for:

  • Established business managers or team leaders looking to advance their careers and assume a higher leadership position.
  • Individuals who wish to enter into leadership roles and need the training and credentials to open doors.

Skills acquired:

  • Develop communication, critical thinking, team building, analytic and complex problem-solving skills.
  • Experience leading teams, making difficult decisions and effecting change.

Potential Career Options

  • Management, supervisory and leadership roles in all sizes and types of organizations.

Major Requirements

Leadership Development (BBA/BS)

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8

Courses are 8 weeks in length

100%

All courses are fully online

18

Graduate in 18 months or less

Required Courses

Leadership Development Degree

Leadership Development Courses

  • BADM 320 - Leadership Development (3)
  • BADM 323 - Leading Change (3)
  • COMM 215 - Interpersonal Communication (3)
  • COMM/PSY 330 - Conflict Management (3)
  • Choose one: BADM 314 - Human Resources Management (3), BADM 341 - Work Team Dynamics (3), PSY 218 - Social Psychology (3) or SOC 335 - Diversity in the Workplace (3)

Core Courses

  • ID 200 - Student Success Seminar (1)
  • BADM 300 - Business Writing (3)
  • BADM 210 - Fundamentals of Management (3)
  • PHIL 303 - Organizational Ethics (3)
  • BADM 475 - Organizational Development (3)
  • BADM/PSY 309 -Statistics (3)
  • ECON 201 - Intro to Economics (3)
  • BADM 202 - Accounting and Finance Principles (3)
  • BADM 218 - Marketing Principles (3)

Leadership Development Degree

124 credits

36 General Education

40 Leadership Development Major

48 Elective Credits

84 Maximum transfer credits allowed

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