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100% Online Bachelor's Degree in Leadership and Organizational Studies

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  • Duration 3.5 Years
  • Cost per Credit $410
  • Credit Hours 120

Program Benefits

  • Gain core business knowledge and experience
  • Complete advanced leadership training
  • Learn directly from industry professionals

Step into a Leadership Role Sooner Than You Thought Possible

Advance to a management role with confidence, knowing you can think entrepreneurially and make evidence-based decisions while you manage organizational development and change, finances, and ethics.

The online Bachelor of Arts in Leadership and Organizational Studies at The American Women’s College (TAWC) of Bay Path University offers up to 36 college credits for prior life experiences. You can earn credits and graduate sooner to take a leadership role and earn more.

Confidence Comes with Qualifications

A quick job search will tell you most management positions require a bachelor’s degree. Earning your bachelor’s in organizational leadership online at TAWC empowers you to step into management roles with above-average growth rates and salaries. By graduation, you can advance your career to put more money in your pocket and add a layer of security to your future.

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Curriculum – Build Real-World Experience and Skill Sets

40 Courses

6 Weeks Each

Prepare to make positive changes in the lives of others and your company. The curriculum for the online BA in Leadership and Organizational Studies gives you the credentials, knowledge, and critical thinking abilities employers demand for leadership roles.

You’ll get expert-level instruction and leadership training from industry professionals who prepare you for the real challenges of advanced roles and ensure you can thrive throughout your career.

The Leadership and Organizational Studies major can also be taken as a Certificate in Leadership and Organizational Studies and applied to any online degree program so you can further specialize in your area of study.

Course Highlights

  • Organizational Behavior and Leadership
  • Operations Management and Decision Making
  • We Empower Learners and Leaders (WELL)
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Admissions Details – Get Started Now

No Application Fee


We realize how difficult it can be to start something new, so we make it easy and risk-free to get started. There’s no application fee, and no test scores are needed.

We accept up to 90 transfer credits, of which 36 college credits can be applied for your prior life experiences.

Applicants will need the following to apply:

A completed application
2.0 GPA or higher

Note: Students with a GPA under 2.0 may be considered
Official transcripts from your high school or all regionally accredited institutions you have attended
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Affordable Tuition

Connect to Resources

Our dedication to your success starts with making our programs financially accessible. Our cost per credit is just $410 in undergraduate programs. Our Student Financial Services team can work with you one-on-one to provide the information you need regarding the FAFSA®, private loans, grants, outside scholarships, and more.

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What You’ll Learn

With your BA in Leadership and Organizational Studies degree in hand, you can advance your career to a management role with confidence. Knowledge of organizational dynamics, coupled with outstanding leadership capabilities and experience, bring you confidence in knowing you’ll be an asset to the team.

By Graduation, You’ll Have Skills to:

Learn from Industry Experts

At The American Women’s College, your learning is expanded by the rich workplace experience our faculty bring to the classroom. Faculty are professionals who hold an array of titles in the fields they teach. Their involvement in the day-to-day challenges of their role and industry brings curriculums to life with real-world examples as you connect what you learn to what they share.

Faculty Spotlight

Each faculty member at TAWC incorporates real industry experience into each lesson. As a student, you’ll receive personalized, one-on-one support and graduate fully prepared to face the challenges of your chosen field.

Megan Piccus, Senior Director of Business Programs at The American Women’s College

Megan comes to Bay Path with years of business and academic experience and is delighted to bring her enthusiasm for teaching and business expertise to The American Women’s College.

Megan is the program director for the Business programs that include business administration, accounting, business analytics, operations management, strategic HR management, entrepreneurship, and digital marketing. She is additionally responsible for the leadership and organizational studies program.

Megan has worked in business for United Technologies Corporation (UTC). She was most recently at Pratt & Whitney based in East Hartford, CT, where she managed talent development for the Manufacturing Engineering population for all Pratt US operations. She also worked at United Technologies Aerospace Systems, another UTC company, where she had various operations and management roles.

Megan has 18 years of teaching experience at Springfield Technical Community College as a tenured professor with a teaching specialty in operation management (Quality/6 Sigma/Lean).

Learn Online, Not Alone

At TAWC, you’ll connect with a community of driven women who are on the same path as you. You’ll learn together using SOUL, our award-winning learning model. SOUL pairs you with an Academic Advisor & Success Coach, a real person, to help prepare you for your program. Using analytics, SOUL can tell if you start to struggle, and will alert them to help you before you fall behind.

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Be Empowered to Thrive in Your Career

Leaders at TAWC understand that women with advanced leadership skills succeed in taking control of their careers and their futures. That’s why we developed the We Empower Learners and Leaders (WELL) program to give you a safe, real-world setting to define your leadership style and practice top leadership skills.

This coursework is a part of every degree program and has been described as “transformational” and “life-changing” by our students.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Explore our frequently asked questions for in-depth answers. If you don’t find what you’re looking for, reach out to us.

The average length of time it takes to earn the BA in Leadership and Organizational Studies is three and a half years. Please see our curriculum page for the courses and their descriptions.

Tuition is $410 per credit hour. You’ll need to complete 120 credits for a total tuition of $49,200. Please be sure to review our tuition page to review all costs.

Yes, the BA in Leadership and Organizational Studies accepts up to 90 transfer credits. You can learn more about our admissions policy on our admissions page.

You’ll complete 120 credits to earn the BA in Leadership and Organizational Studies. Take a moment to view the curriculum if you haven’t already. The total number of credits earned at The American Women’s College depends on the number of transfer credits you have (up to 90).

  • A completed application
  • 2.0 GPA or higher
  • Transcripts

You can learn more about our admissions policy on our admissions page.

Those who hold a BA in Leadership and Organizational Studies see doors to professional roles open and advance their career. According to a 2022 report by Cengage, 62% of employers surveyed demand a degree for entry-level roles, and 40% believe degree holders are better equipped for positions. Learn more about career titles and salaries on our careers page.

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