Leadership Track

Graduates of the BA/BSPS Leadership Track will be well prepared to assume leadership roles within their profession and be well poised to assume roles as department heads, administrators, and supervisors of department personnel. It is unique in its distinct focus on students with established careers who need an interdisciplinary focus to enhance their management roles.

  • Minimum 120 credits required for Bachelor Degree
  • No more than 27 credits in total from College of Business

Professional Studies Core | 27 credits

Business | Choose three of the following

  • ‌BU 201 Organization Management
  • BU 202 Organizational Behavior
  • BU 203 Cross-Cultural Relations
  • IS 272 Dynamics of Information Technology
  • MK 201 Principles of Marketing

Communications | Choose three of the following

  • BU 221 Business Communications (Writing)
  • CM 101 Intro to Media Culture
  • CM 102 Intro to Media Production
  • CM 126 History of Advertising and Public Relations
  • CM 211 News Writing & Reporting
  • CM 227 Advertising & Public Relations Practical Application
  • CM 254 Media & Democracy

Computer Science | Choose three of the following

  • CS 100/106 Introduction to Information Technology
  • CS 101 Web Design and Visual Tools
  • CS 104 Digital Animation and Gaming
  • CS 232 Human Computer Interaction
  • AR 114 Digital Design Basics
  • AR 225 Design for the Web

Leadership Track | 15 credits

  • BU 207 Management of Human Resources
  • BU 257 Business Ethics
  • BU 275 Operations Management
  • BU 303 Frontline Supervisory Skills
  • BU 311 The Welch Way
  • HS 351 Legal & Ethical Aspects of Healthcare
  • HS 352 Healthcare Leadership
  • PO 122 Introduction to International Relations
  • PO 213 Lobbying and the Legislative Process
  • PO 216 Congress and the Legislative Process
  • PO 319/PS 224 Political Psychology
  • PS 255 Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • PS 256 Consumer Psychology
  • RS 238 Spiritual Teachers and Thinkers