Online Organizational Leadership and Development Degree

As a leader, organizational success starts with you. If you’re looking to advance your career,  take your organization to the next level or equip team members to reach their full potential, Ashland University’s online Organizational Leadership and Development Degree is designed to give you the skills and knowledge you need–on your schedule and with individual attention from industry experts. Maximize your career potential as you learn to build up any organization from within.

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B.S. in Organizational Leadership and Development

Advance in Every Way

Your career and family responsibilities occupy a great deal of your time. Our affordable online Organizational Leadership and Development program is custom-built for your busy life. It allows you to begin right where you are and push forward toward where you want to be. Experience personalized attention, ongoing academic support, 24/7 tutoring and the convenience of online learning from a university renowned for our emphasis on individual success. Equip yourself to lead and there’s no limit on how much you–and those you are developing–can achieve. 

Bachelor’s Degree in Organizational Leadership and Development

Ashland University’s online Organizational Leadership and Development program prepares you to lead like never before as you develop those around you and help them reach their full potential. Complete this degree program at your own pace and on your schedule as you create new networking connections, receive individual support and equip yourself for leadership success. Through your coursework, you can apply what you’re learning in real time to the challenges and opportunities of your current position–all with an emphasis on raising up those around you.

Graduates find success applying what they learn in this program to the following professions:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Business Ownership
  • Nonprofit Leadership
  • Consulting
  • Community Organization
  • Human Resources
  • Middle Management, including Directors and Managers
  • Manufacturing, including Line Leads and Supervisors

Ashland University’s Organizational Leadership and Development program expands your ability to lead and develop others effectively across a wide range of organizational contexts, so you can boost your potential, expand your career opportunities and help others succeed.

Gain Essential Skills to Lead Your Organization

Our Organizational Leadership and Development program offers a new approach to leadership development. In the past, higher education institutions have focused on an isolated, do-it-yourself approach to leadership education. At Ashland University, we emphasize a connection to mentors, advisors and classmates so you can learn in a supportive community.

Experienced, Supportive Staff

Work in close connection to the faculty and staff who lead the Organizational Leadership and Development program. You will have the opportunity to draw from their experience for direction, networking opportunities and support.

Carefully Designed Coursework

Learn through engaging coursework that prepares you with practical leadership skills you can start applying today. You can learn at your pace and according to your schedule to maintain a healthy balance between your family, current job and degree program.

Benefits of the B.S. in
Organizational Leadership and Development

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What to Expect from Ashland University's Organizational Leadership and Development Program

The Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership and Development will equip you with the skills you need to transform your organization. Here’s what you can expect:

  • A support system of mentors, faculty and advisors
  • Partnership in the learning PR
  • A practical education you can start implementing in your workplace right away
  • Accessible and convenient online coursework
  • A community of learning adults looking to advance in their careers
  • An affordable education
  • Coursework that allows you to maintain your current career while earning your bachelor’s degree
  • Courses designed to advance your skills in leadership, technology and organizational development

About Ashland University

Founded in 1878, Ashland University continues to have a rich tradition as a private, comprehensive institution preparing students for exciting, impactful professions and careers. Your success is our goal, not just while you are a student but for the rest of your life as a member of the Eagle family.

We place a great emphasis on the importance of each member of our community. The phrase “Accent on the Individual ” has been our motto for many years and characterizes the nature and content of both the online and campus environment.

We promise to teach you how to think, not what to think. We promise to work with you to create an individualized plan for your future, and we promise you an affordable education. We promise you will be guided by mentors invested in you as an individual. They will, within a diverse community of respect, design personalized transformative experiences to develop you as a person who works, serves and leads with integrity. And we promise you a lifelong commitment as we continue to help you discern your life calling and make a positive impact on your family, community and the world at large.

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