Accelerated Bachelor's Degree Completion

B.S. in Organizational Leadership

No matter what’s fueling your ambition, we have the tools and structure to help you every step of the way as you achieve your goals.

In the Accelerated Bachelor of Science Degree Completion Program organizational leadership major, you will build your skills for promotion and entry to a variety of business-related fields. Our collaborative curriculum will help you develop computer proficiency, as well as effective oral, written, interpersonal and cross-cultural communication skills. Experienced faculty will teach you to articulate an understanding of the basic business functions within organizations and demonstrate crucial knowledge for advancement in the business world.

Accelerated Program Features

Get the Credit Your Deserve: To be admitted, you must have a minimum of 30 transferable credits. You can transfer up to 72 credits.
Schedule for Your Busy Life: Eight-week terms; afternoon, evening and Saturday morning classes; and online courses enable you to schedule your education around life and career demands.
Learn from the Real-world: Experienced faculty give insight into the field, while collaborative projects help develop practical skills while building your network.

Curriculum

To earn a Bachelor of Science degree, you must complete a minimum of 120 credits. These credits are acquired through transfer of credits from previously attended accredited colleges, universities and institutes, and through courses taken at Jefferson. Specific course requirements are listed below. Remaining credits are satisfied with elective courses.

General Requirements: College-level courses in writing, math, science, history, social science, humanities, and information systems are required for a Bachelor of Science degree.

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 Evaluating 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

*Courses in this program are offered at Thomas Jefferson University’s East Falls Campus, and at the Bucks County Campus.