Find the leader within you with an Organizational Leadership Degree

September 15, 2014 - By Brianna Nelson

Organizational Leadership programs are the study of leadership in different organizational settings, including for-profit and non-profit organizations. The principles and theories students learn in this concentration can be applied to various situations such as working with teams, working in a multinational corporation, or running your own company. Students studying organizational leadership learn how to become leaders within a variety of contexts. 

Whether you have a natural gift for leading, or want to advance into a management role, a bachelors degree in organizational leadership is perfect! CBU Online's program allows students to learn the art of solving conflicts, implementing new policies, creating professional relationship, analyzing market research as well as managing and leading a team through meetings.

Continuing on to pursue a Masters degree

CBU Online's Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership helps leaders to develop the tools and skills necessary to read situations well and respond in effective and strategic ways. Students will learn how to balance structure and improvisation in organizations, determining how to adapt to social situations as well as the needs, values and opportunities of the group. Graduates of the MA in Organizational Leadership program will examine and apply organizational leadership theories, manage organizational behavior and change to increase organizational effectiveness, create leadership development plans for self-awareness and improvement, facilitate organizational group formation and development, apply organizational leadership knowledge and skills within a global context as well as learn to work with integrity and stay grounded in a values system.

Why CBU?

CBU Online's Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership are specially designed degree programs for working adults who are looking to finish what they've already started. An accelerated degree program which can be completed in as little as 16 months, the Organizational Leadership program is aimed for students who desire to earn their degree while working. 

CBU Online offers not only a Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership, but also a Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership, perfect for those who are looking to continue on to obtain a graduate degree. With CBU's courses designed to train leaders to manage a Christian work environment, the Organizational Leadership programs are perfect for students looking to finish what they started. Students will learn to apply their ethics and values to the workplace, as well as how to have tough conversations with grace and humility.

Want more information?

CBU is now accepting applications for the online courses in Organizational Leadership bachelors and Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership degree programs. To apply or find out more information regarding California Baptist University's Online & Professional Programs, please visit, or contact Admissions at 877-CBU-5284.

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