Organizational Leadership

This program builds upon the skills required for successful entry into and promotion within a variety of business related fields. In addition to developing effective oral, written and interpersonal communication skills, students will articulate an understanding of organizations, including cross-cultural communication, demonstrate knowledge of the basic business function of organizations and attain computer literacy and proficiency.

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This program is intended for adults who have a minimum of 30 credits to apply to their BS degrees. These credits are acquired through transfer of credits from previously attended, accredited colleges and universities.  Credits must include college-level courses in Writing, Math, Scientific Reasoning, History, Social Science, Humanities and Information Systems. (Please note: Information Systems training or coursework required within 5 years of enrollment in the program.)

General Education Core: 15 credits

  • HIST-321      Business, Industry and Work in American History
  • HUMN-310   Globalization and World Politics
  • SOC-310      The Social Science of the Workplace
  • COMM-320   Professional Communication Skills
  • CSSEM-499 Professional Studies Capstone Seminar

Continuing Professional Studies Core: 18 credits

  • CSSEM-300 Professional Practice Seminar
  • MGMT-361   Leadership Theory & Ethical Practices
  • ECON-331   Economic Decision Making
  • STAT-311    Finding and Evaluation Statistical Data
  • FINC-323    Financial Decision Making
  • IT-201       Learning and Technology

Major Courses: 15 credits

  • COMM-310   Communication Theory and Practice
  • MKTG-320   Visual Literacy
  • HRM-350     Cross-Cultural Communication and Diversity Management
  • PSYCH-233  Interpersonal Relations and Small Group Dynamics
  • Organizational Leadership Elective
Free Electives: 12 credits

Call 215.951.2900 or email evening@PhilaU.edu for more information about this innovative program or to schedule an appointment with an academic advisor.