At a Glance

General studies units

81

Core program units

39

Total units to graduate

120

Average completion time

14 months

Cost per unit

$550

Base cost (for core units)

$21,450*

Accreditation

WASC

*Base Cost (cost per unit x program units) is provided to aid in program comparison only.

All stated financial information is subject to change. For a detailed cost estimate or more information, contact UC Student Financial Services.

Organizational Leadership

The Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership program is designed for working professionals who want to develop the skills needed to be agents of change in the 21st-century workplace.

Learners gain valuable knowledge from curriculum designed to prepare professionals for leadership roles within their organizations. By applying work and life experiences to the curriculum, learners engage in a meaningful and relevant program. Additionally, learners benefit from a comprehensive learning approach, with major theoretical concepts integrated throughout the program instead of localized in individual courses.

Learn more about the career opportunities available with a B.S. in Organizational Leadership.

The B.S. in Organizational Leadership is an on-campus program offered at APU’s main campus and at six other Southern California locations.

Program Highlights

  • Demonstrate college-level learning from experience via Prior Learning Assessment (PLA)
  • Implement the process of applied behavioral science research as a problem-solving tool for planning organizational change
  • Learn and experientially understand what it is like to take on management responsibilities
  • Explain and understand the fundamentals of effective oral and written interpersonal communication and business communication
  • Identify and apply the most effective systematic decision-making strategy to the student’s organization
Note: This information is current for the 2015 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the Academic Catalog for more information.