Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership
Northern Kentucky University

Program Details

The online BA in Organizational Leadership degree program from Northern Kentucky University explores both theoretical and practical understandings of leadership. Emphasis is placed on leadership in team and group settings and developing personal and professional leadership capacities, giving students the opportunity to:

  • Examine leadership in various types of organizations and across organizational levels and positions while recognizing that leadership is not necessarily position-bound, but based on building relationships and effectively addressing challenges in all types of human groups, communities and settings
  • Evolve from understanding leadership as a solitary, authoritarian phenomenon to a process that is inclusive and collaborative
  • Understand theory, think critically, navigate and creatively solve complex problems, examine and handle ethical issues, facilitate intentional change, communicate effectively, use contemporary technology, and appreciate diverse and global perspectives


  • A high school diploma or GED is required

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges