Organizational Leadership

Ashford University

M.B.A. Online
740 USD/credit
740 USD/credit
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Take your education to the next level with a specialization in Organizational Leadership. With this specialization added to your online degree from Ashford University, you will be well prepared to lead today's organizations through changing times.


To become a leader you must take important steps to reach your goals. Earning an online organizational leadership focused degree could be your next step. With your Organizational Leadership Specialization added to your Master’s degree from Ashford University, you will be well prepared to lead today's businesses smoothly into the future. The Organizational Leadership Specialization amplifies your expertise in business and management while you explore leadership opportunities, organizational change, and how these will impact the future.

Careers in Business Administration

An MBA provides a broad background and general knowledge in the field of business. As there are many possible fields of employment, specific employment will depend on your undergraduate degree and work experience. Generally, an MBA graduate may work in private or public companies, nonprofit organizations, government agencies, or become an entrepreneur. Specific career opportunities may include Management Analyst, Business Development Manager, Leadership Development Manager, Executive Director, Marketing Manager, Treasurer and Controller, or Chief Executive.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contemporary Issues in Organizational Leadership
  • Leading Organizational Change
  • Strategies in Organizational Leadership
  • Financial Business Overview
  • Leadership & Teamwork

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details
  • The academic calendar is continuous, rather than defined by semesters. Opportunities to enroll in an undergraduate program are available most every week. 




39 alternative credits


  • No Attendance

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Must have a regionally or approved nationally accredited Bachelor's degree or post-graduate degree with minimum GPA of 2.0. Applicants with a grade point average of 2.0 to 2.74 will be placed on Academic Watch.
  • Have the ability to study in English indicated by one of the following:
    • Earned a Bachelor’s degree in which the primary language of instruction was English; or
    • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or International English Language Testing System (IELTS) examination taken within the past two (2) years. For the TOEFL, a minimum score of 550 paper-based or 79 internet-based is required. For the IELTS, a minimum score of 6.5 is required.

Technological requirements

  • Have access to a computer with an Internet connection for the Web-based programs and meet the minimum technology and minimum computer skills, abilities, features, system configurations, hardware, and software outlined in the General Academic Information & Policies section of the Academic Catalog.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    740 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 740 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • National

    740 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 740 USD per credit and a duration of  .


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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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Organizational Leadership
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