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Bachelor's in Organizational Leadership

Do you want the skills to make a greater impact in your organization and qualify for executive-level roles in business? Pursue your Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership online at Indiana Wesleyan University. In our organizational leadership degree online program, you can explore what it takes to transform organizational behavior and inspire innovation. Students focus on the skills that bring out the best in others while navigating the complexities of a diverse, multicultural, global world of business. This program is highly adaptable to a wide variety of industries, giving students several types of career paths to consider after graduation.

Why Pursue My Organizational Leadership Degree Online at IWU?

At IWU, you can enjoy the benefits of a 100% online learning format that was created with working professionals and adults with families in mind. This organizational leadership bachelor’s degree program can be completed in as little as two years with our unique 6-week course schedules. As a student, you also get the benefit of a student-support system that includes faculty, staff, and full-time chaplains. Our Christian faculty teach from the same biblical worldview valued on our campus, so that students can implement these principles in a fulfilling career. Plus, your rate of tuition is locked in once you start earning your degree in organizational leadership. That way, you don’t have to guess the total cost of your education or worry about unexpected rate increases while you learn.

What Will I Learn in an Organizational Leadership Degree Online Bachelor’s Program?

Our online organizational leadership bachelor's degree program is for professionals who want to take the next step in their career to help their teams become even more successful, navigate change within the current complex environment, and even pursue promotions and higher-level roles in their organization. This program can help you learn what it takes to inspire others and build strong critical thinking, decision-making, and conflict resolution and change management skills. Courses focus on helping you develop as a leader, ethics and decision-making, psychology of leadership, communication, and more. The program culminates in a capstone project focused on applying the practices and principles of leadership learned throughout your studies.

What Makes IWU Different?

Education Pioneer

IWU has provided on-campus education for more than 100 years.

Rooted in Christ

Faith-integrated curriculum and a commitment to changing the world.

Superior Support

Center for Student Success for counseling, tutoring, and more!

Tuition & Aid

45 Credit Hours


$398/ Credit Hour

Financial aid is available in the form of grants, loans, scholarships, veterans’ benefits, and employer reimbursement.

Financial AidTuition Info

Applicable fees for resources and services will be assessed throughout the program. Tuition and fees for prerequisites and required elective courses are in addition to the charges shown on the program cost sheet. Your tuition rate will remain the same as long as you remain continuously enrolled in the same program. Cost sheets may be requested from an enrollment counselor by calling 866.498.4968 or emailing
What You Will Study in This Organizational Leadership Program

Coursework for this bachelor’s degree in organizational leadership covers how to:

  • Develop leadership skills that inspire others and help navigate organizations in the right direction
  • Create a working environment that fosters diverse, multicultural, and global perspectives
  • Lead organizations through challenging times and drastic change, while inspiring innovation
  • Apply your faith and biblical perspective to inject ethics into your approach to leadership
  • Write your own leadership “how to” manual as the focus of your capstone project

After Graduation
Potential Careers

  • Construction
  • Health Services
  • Human Resources
  • Management
  • Manufacturing
  • Retail
  • Sales

Work in Various Industries

  • Industries

Program Requirements
  • Proof of high school graduation or GED certification.
  • Original transcripts from all previous college or university study at a college or university that is accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by both the U.S. Department of Education (ED) and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
  • Prior completion of at least 60 transferable credit hours is required before the student is eligible to start a bachelor core program.
  • Completion of 120 semester hours.*
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher.
  • Completion of the required core courses with a GPA of 2.25 or higher.
  • Completion of 30 hours of general education as specified.
  • Payment of all tuition and fees is required to receive a diploma.


*120 Semester hours include the required transfer credit, core courses, and other general education requirements.

If you do not have transferrable credits, IWU has alternative ways to help you achieve your goal. Fill out the form below to connect with us to learn more.

Transfer Credit Policy

  • Credit must have been earned at a college or university that is accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by both the U.S. Department of Education (ED) and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) with a minimum grade of "C".
  • Courses must be approved by the School of Service and Leadership.
  • Credit documented on a JST or CCAF transcript for training received in any MOS, NEC system, AFSC, and Coast Guard Ratings.
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Indiana Wesleyan University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC),, 312-263-0456. Other accreditations and associations of Indiana Wesleyan University are available at

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