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Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management

Develop professional competence in a world of rapid change with your IACBE accredited Master’s in Organizational Management degree from Ashford University. Learn how to maintain and manage an organization’s activities and employees in a wide variety of organizational management situations. Earn the necessary management expertise to deal with the human aspects of a business organization and inspire others in the workplace. Specific business degree scholarships are also available if you are pursuing your master’s in organizational management online.

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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 (36 credits, all courses are 3 credits.)

Specializations in Organizational Management

You may choose to delve into other areas of organizational management when you add a specialization to your organizational management degree program. A specialization consists of four (4), three (3) credit courses. Choose from the following specialization(s):

Human Resources Management

Logistics Management

Project Management

Public Administration

Sports & Recreation Management

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.