Bachelor of Arts – Management

Concentration: Leadership

The Bachelor of Arts in Leadership degree program prepares students to:

  • Use a portfolio assessment and data analysis to measure organizational strengths, needs and outcomes necessary for success in a competitive environment.
  • Apply a variety of organizational and business leadership strategies based on changing contexts in economic and operating situations.
  • Demonstrate sound principles and practices in business law and ethics.
  • Apply a working knowledge of the principles and practices of managerial economics and finance, human resource leadership, strategic planning, marketing, public relations and business development.
  • Demonstrate in a business plan-related capstone project mastery of balanced reasoning and analysis using research methodology and depth and breadth of degree program knowledge.

The Bachelor of Arts in Management major is a traditional business degree program designed for individuals desiring to gain the knowledge, skills and perspectives that will enable them to become effective managers in an organization or business.

The Leadership concentration provides additional coursework in organizational dynamics, conflict management, teamwork, and psychology, preparing graduates for leadership in a variety of settings.

 

General Education Requirements – 54 credits

Code Course Title Credits
PSS100 Academic Strategies 3
COM146 Communication 3
CIS101 Computer Literacy 3
ENG101A Reading and Composition 3
ART220 Introduction to Film 3
MTH115 College Algebra 3
PSY221 Psychology 3
ENG101B Critical Thinking, Reading & Writing 3
BIO151 Introduction to Biology 3
ENG204 Interdisciplinary Reading, Writing, and Research 3
SOC230 Sociology 3
POL241 American Government 3
PSC152 Physical Science 3
PHL263 Social Ethics 3
PHL271 Philosophy 3
HIS101 American History 3
PHY155 Physics 3
SSC304 World Religions 3

 

Management Core Requirements – 42 credits

Code Course Title Credits
BUS209 Financial Accounting 3
BUS220 Microeconomics 3
MGT301 Leadership in Organizations and Business Management 3
MGT303 Management Theories and Practices 3
MGT304 Organizational and Business Communication 3
MGT305 Research Methodology 3
MGT313 Business Law and Ethics 3
MGT358 Production and Operations Management 3
MGT401 Information Systems for Business Process and Management 3
MGT407 Managerial Economics 3
MGT408 Marketing Management 3
MGT409 Managerial Finance 3
MGT410 Human Resources Management 3
MGT499 Capstone Experience 3

 

Leadership Concentration Requirements – 24 credits

Code Course Title Credits
LDR360 International Business 3
LDR364 Organizational Behavior 3
PSY389 Cross-Cultural Psychology 3
MGT411 Strategic Planning 3
PSY421 Social Psychology 3
LDR471 Conflict Management 3
LDR472 Mentoring and Team Leadership 3
LDR481 Principles and Practice of Leadership 3