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About the Program
With a focus on vocational formation integrated into every course in the Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership program, you’ll have a deeper understanding of your identity, relationship to the world, and connection to the life and mission of God and how that can guide your career. You’ll learn to lead with purpose and make a difference no matter the industry you pursue.
All the Details on Your Degree
The Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership will help you gain skills in leadership, communication, collaboration and more.
Total: 120 hours
University Requirements: 56 hours
Major: 64 hours (up to 25 hours in electives)
Self Assessment in Leadership
Teams and Team Leadership
Crisis Management in Organizations
Ethics for Leaders
Upcoming Start Dates
October 19, 2021
January 11, 2022
Common Job Titles
Social and Community Service Manager
Nonprofit Executive Director
Meet the Program Director
Dr. Dena Counts, Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership
Dr. Dena Counts is an assistant professor and the program director for two programs – the online B.S. in Applied Communication and the online B.S. in Organizational Leadership. Dena received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Communication from ACU. After working in the fields of fundraising, consulting, training, and human resources, Dena returned to ACU where she has served in multiple roles during the past 12 years. Dena received her doctorate in Organizational Leadership through ACU Online in 2019. Dena loves the challenge of teaching online and she is continually looking to improve learning and communication strategies for the online student.
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