Offered at: Ann Arbor, CUW-Traditional, CUW-Accelerated, Kenosha, Online

Today’s challenging and changing global economy demands ethical and effective leaders! The Master of Science in Organizational Leadership & Administration (OLA) at Concordia University empowers you to develop the qualities and traits of a transformational leader. The OLA program exposes you to leadership theory and practice, vital ethical and guiding principles, and team-building exercises. Christian Leadership that Empowers Today’s Minds to Transform Tomorrow’s World! The OLA Program requires 32 semester hours of credit comprising 11 courses.

Inspiring change and cooperation in an organization requires a smart and intuitive team leader, equipped with the right tools to create and maximize the benefits of a truly motivated work environment. The result: a strong group identity built on commitment and trust.

A graduate-level degree in Organizational Leadership and Administration (OLA) prepares you for management roles in all areas of business. Concordia University OLA program blends Christian leadership and ethics with organizational theory and practice. It prepares a wide variety of working professionals to work with people and guide group efforts effectively with methods based in proven scientific study.

OLA 505Theories, Strat, Visioning Ldr4
OLA 509Leading Change in Orgs3
OLA 515Organiz Comm and Negotiation3
OLA 521Select & Implement Info Sys3
OLA 542Ethical Dimens of Leadership3
OLA 550Special Topics in Leadership3
OLA 555Financial Analysis & Budg3
OLA 563Leadership in Internatl Orgs3
OLA 570Leadership Competencies Pract3
OLA 599Graduate Research Project4
Total Hours32

Graduate Certificate

Post-Baccalaureate students can earn a graduate certificate by completing an additional 15 credits within one of the MBA concentration areas.