Jun 01, 2023  
2022-23 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-23 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Professional Studies, Organizational Leadership Concentration, B.S.

University Studies  
Dianna Rust, program coordinator

The Professional Studies program helps students prepare for management positions in the field of organizational leadership. The Professional Studies major consists of foundation courses in communications, statistics, supervision, organizational systems, organizational relations, and international context. The Organizational Leadership concentration courses concentrate on public relations, psychology, business etiquette, human resources, and cultural diversity.

Academic Map

Following is a printable, suggested four-year schedule of courses:

Professional Studies, Organizational Leadership Concentration, B.S.   

Degree Requirements

General Education 41 hours
Major Requirements 36 hours
Electives 43 hours
TOTAL 120 hours


General Education (41 hours)

General Education  requirements (shown in curricular listings below) include courses in Communication, History, Humanities and/or Fine Arts, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social/Behavioral Sciences.

Major Requirements (36 hours)

Professional Core (18 hours)

Administration and Supervision

Choose one:

Written Communication

Choose one:

International Context

Choose one:

Culminating Project (3 hours)


Curriculum: Professional Studies, Organizational Leadership


Subtotal: 30 Hours


Subtotal: 30 Hours


  • Administration/Supervision 3 credit hours
  • Team and Organizational Relations 3 credit hours
  • Organizational Systems 3 credit hours
  • International Context 3 credit hours
  • Statistical Methods 3 credit hours
  • Organizational Communication concentration 9 credit hours
  • Elective 3 credit hours
  • Upper-division elective 3 credit hours

Subtotal: 30 Hours


Subtotal: 30 Hours