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Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management

Improve your understanding of how organizations function and develop effective skills in management and leadership when you pursue your IACBE accredited Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management degree from Ashford University. Scholarships are also available.

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What you will learn

In the Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management degree program, you will examine the human side of managing organizations, including communications, group behavior, decision-making, human resource management, and ethics. Upon completion of the Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management degree program, you will be able to:

  • Examine one’s personal leadership style and determine its appropriateness to various organizational situations
  • Formulate management-level decisions within the organizational framework
  • Formulate strategies for effective team development
  • Analyze alternative solutions for complex business problems
  • Compare and contrast individual characteristics that influence work behaviors and organizational effectiveness
  • Analyze the impact of social problems on the workplace at the individual, group, organizational, and societal levels

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Your Courses in Organizational Management

Your coursework includes studies in strategic planning, leadership, sociology, HR management, and more. You can also add a specialization to your degree, or go on to pursue an online MPA degree, to provide further focus to your studies.

Introductory Courses
To help students acclimate to the online classroom, you may be required to complete Introductory Course requirements. Learn more about Introductory Courses.

Major Course Requirements (39 credits, all courses are 3 credits.)

Emphases for Organizational Management

An emphasis provides you with additional opportunities to broaden and enrich your education that is distinct from and enhances your major. It may be taken as a way to expand career options, to prepare for graduate study, or simply to explore in greater depth an area different from your major. An emphasis consists of three (3), three (3) credit courses. Choose from the following emphases:

Cognitive Studies

Environmental Management & Sustainability

Public Administration

Public Relations

Web & Mobile App Technology

BA in Organizational Management

Discover the Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management. In this video, Assistant Professor Dr. Alan Swank explains what you can expect to learn during the degree program and how it will prepare you for a rewarding career in accounting. 

Careers in Organizational Management

After graduation, you will be prepared for a career as a leader of organizations. You may choose to pursue a job search in business, to start your own business, or to pursue careers with local, state, or federal government organizations. Take a look at your potential career options.

Organizational Management Careers

The Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management degree is IACBE accredited.

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Are you currently a licensed RN?

This program requires you to be a current licensed registered nurse. Please check out other programs to reach your education goals such as the BA in Health and Wellness.