Organizational Leadership

The Bachelor of Applied Studies in Organizational Leadership is designed with employment skills in mind, positioning you for optimal achievement in your career path. A hallmark of this degree is the applied core. These competencies were designed following research on widely sought-after employment skills. You'll work through competencies such as problem-solving, teamwork, professional communications, and ethics. Organizational leadership takes many forms, so we’ve built the program with varied perspectives in mind. Our faculty has created an approach to organizational leadership that considers a range of disciplines and models the diverse contexts of the workplace.

Why should I choose MyWay at UMHB?

The MyWay program is a competency-based education (CBE) program. At UMHB, that means you learn at your own personal pace, then decide when you’re ready to take an assessment to demonstrate competency. No waiting for the test date to arrive! Once you’ve demonstrated mastery of an assessment, you’re free to move on to the next one. All this happens while a part of a personal support system of success coaches and faculty.

What types of courses will I take?

This degree is designed around competencies instead of courses with a focus on Management and Leadership Assessments:

  • Professional Communications
  • Problem Solving
  • Human Capital Management
  • Project Management
  • Organizational Change
  • Conflict Management

See more in the MyWay catalog.

What job opportunities does a degree in organizational leadership offer?

  • Promotion to Management role
  • Project Management
  • Non-profit leadership/management
  • Church administration/management
  • Human Resources
  • Training and Development
  • Management Analyst
  • Marketing and Communications
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MyWay is flexible.

Offering a fully online delivery, MyWay lets you work when you like, wherever you are. All content, assessments, and interactions are accessed through our custom-designed online system. You can set your own calendar and move at your own pace. New terms start each month, so you can begin when you're ready. If you need a break from studying for a few days or even a few weeks, there's no problem and no penalty. As a transfer-friendly program, our admissions counselors will ensure that as much of your previous college experience as possible will count toward your degree.

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MyWay is affordable.

Master as many credit hours as you can during your 6-month subscription for a flat rate of $3,000—the more you complete, the more affordable it becomes. We offer full or monthly payment plans to help you budget. All resources are included so there are no textbook fees. In fact, there are no additional or hidden fees. Financial aid is also available for MyWay.

Paying for MyWay
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MyWay is high-quality.

Developed by UMHB faculty and focused on the highest quality of teaching and research, the MyWay curriculum and learning environment reflect UMHB’s standards of excellence in education. Personal success coaches and 24/7 online tutoring will help you reach your academic goals. You'll enjoy personal interactions with UMHB faculty and staff, and you'll even have the opportunity to join online communities with other students. MyWay brings UMHB to you - where you are!

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Page last updated December 10, 2018