Graduate of Organizational Leadership Catalog - Academic Policy - Graduation Requirement | Judson University Christian College

Graduation Requirements

All degree candidates must have earned at least a 3.0 grade point average, completed their Applied Research project and be approved for graduation by the Program Chair, the Dean of Business and Professional Studies, Graduate Council and Faculty. No course grade lower than a C will be accepted towards graduation in the program.

Graduation applications are due at least six months prior to the planned date of degree conferral.  All course work must be completed before the actual graduation date.  Please click here for the application for graduation.  No grade lower than C will be accepted toward this program.

Required Credit Hours = 37 Hours

Course Requirements

Core Requirements

Required = 10 Courses, 30 Hours

  • ORL501 Leadership Theories and Practice
  • ORL505 Analysis and Research Strategies
  • ORL510 Ethical Leadership
  • ORL515 Leading High Performance Teams
  • ORL520 Organizational Culture and Politics
  • ORL525 Global Leadership: Leading Across Cultures and Distance
  • ORL605  Intergenerational Leadership
  • ORL610 Leadership, Change and Innovation
  • ORL616 Strategic Leadership and Communication
  • ORL620 Applied Leadership Decision Making

Research Project

Required = 1 course, 4 hours

  • ORL625 Applied Research Project  in Leadership

Mentor Accountability

Required = 1 Course, 3 Hours

  • ORL601 Leadership Mentor Program 

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