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BA in Organizational Management

Students enrolled in Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management online degree program have the opportunity to learn about leadership, management, and how organizations function. Learn more about Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management here.

Official Program Name

Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management

School Offering Program:

Ashford University

Degree Level:

Bachelor's

Forbes School of Business & Technology

Program Prerequisites:

Applicants to Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management online degree program should have a strong interest in business, leadership, and management. Applicants to Ashford University's programs should be at least 22 years old.

Program Description:

Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management online degree program is designed to teach students the skills needed to improve the way organizations function. The curriculum focuses on the human side of organizational management and covers topics such as leadership, group behavior, human resource management, and organizational change. Students also have the opportunity to develop their decision-making skills by completing course requirements. This program is part of the school's Forbes School of Business & Technologyâ„¢, and online business students have access to a variety of unique resources and online events, such as webinars that feature business experts from Forbes.

Learning Format:

Online

Program Length:

120 credits.

Financial Aid:

Ashford University offers students several payment options, including cash plans, employer tuition reimbursement, direct employer billing, and military tuition assistance. Qualifying students may be eligible for financial aid.

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

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Required Courses for a Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management:

Degree program and course requirements are subject to change. Contact Ashford University to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.

General Education Requirements

Students must complete 52 credits in general education courses.

Introductory Course Requirements

  • EXP 105: Personal Dimensions of Education (3 credits)
  • PSY 202: Adult Development & Life Assessment (3 credits)

Major Course Requirements

  • MGT 330: Management for Organizations (3 credits)
  • MGT 380: Leadership for Organizations (3 credits)
  • MGT 415: Group Behavior in Organizations (3 credits)
  • SOC 402: Contemporary Social Problems & the Workplace (3 credits)
  • COM 425: Communication in Organizations (3 credits)
  • MGT 435: Organizational Change (3 credits)
  • BUS 303: Human Resource Management (3 credits)
  • MGT 450: Strategic Planning for Organizations (3 credits)
  • PHI 445: Personal & Organizational Ethics (3 credits)
  • MGT 460: Leadership Priorities & Practice (3 credits)

Elective Course Requirements

Students must complete 44 elective credits. Students can transfer up to 90 approved credits to accelerate degree completion.

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

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Post-Graduation Opportunities

Furthering Your Education:

Students who have completed Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management program could enroll in a Master's degree program in the same field. Some of these degree programs may allow students to select a concentration area. Core courses could cover areas such as organizational behavior, leadership, and business ethics. Possible concentration areas could include health care management, conflict resolution management, human resource management, and general management.

Some possible Master's degrees could include:

  • Master of Business Administration (Management)
  • Master of Arts in Organizational Management
  • Master of Arts in International Sciences (Organizational Management)

Career Paths:

Students who have completed Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management online degree program could pursue entry-level jobs in management. Prospective employers seek management candidates who have strong communication skills and a desire to lead.

Positions that graduates could pursue include:

  • Human resources manager
  • Management analyst
  • Entrepreneur
  • Operations manager

NOTE: The Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management program is not intended to prepare students for professional licensure or certification in education or any field, regardless of concentration. Graduates of this program will not receive or be eligible to receive recommendation for a teaching license in any state, as this program has not been designed to lead to licensure. Students seeking licensure or certification in a particular profession are strongly encouraged to carefully research the requirements for that licensure prior to enrollment. For a program with a pathway to teacher certification, please see the Bachelor of Arts in Social Science with Education concentration.


Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

http://ashforddisclosures.com/

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