Bachelor of Science in Leadership & Organizational Studies
University of Southern Maine

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Science in Leadership and Organizational Studies is a flexible way to attain a degree that has direct application in the workplace, combining liberal arts with an exploration of how organizations operate and how leadership functions. Courses emphasize the need to understand and work with people, the dynamics of change, the interdisciplinary nature of organizational operations, and the practical application of theories and leadership concepts. Graduates are skilled in effective communication, group dynamics, mediation, needs assessment, critical reading and analysis, and teamwork, readying them for new responsibilities and leadership roles.

In addition to a flexible online format, benefit from:

  • Same high standards as on-campus programs
  • Enrollment support services
  • Faculty with field experience
  • Career advising, tutoring and added learning resources

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Southern Maine is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

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

Application Requirements

Resume/CV, Official High School Transcript/GED Score