Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership
Northwest University

Program Details

The Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership focuses on developing the personal characteristics and business skills necessary to advance your career in any field and setting. This interdisciplinary online degree program allows you to build general leadership skills while tailoring the curriculum to your chosen career path.

In this online Organizational Leadership degree program, you will learn how to build and motivate effective teams, use tested leadership principles for decision making, and evaluate strategies to remain effective during organizational change. Courses teach you about ethical standards in leadership and encourage you to define your own personal philosophy of leadership. Graduates will be well positioned for leadership openings and will be able to approach opportunities with confidence and insight.

Students can expect to study topics including:

  • Group and organizational dynamics
  • Project management
  • Conflict resolution
  • Foundations of leadership
  • Organization and management theory

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northwest University is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.25 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

ACT/SAT, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • Applicants without ACT or SAT scores will be required to complete a placement exam.