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Organizational LeadershipMajor

Make a difference in your community. Learn the skills and knowledge you need to be a leader in the nonprofit, public or private sectors.

Overview

What is Organizational Leadership at WVU like?

Description

Organizational Leadership introduces students to leadership theory and practice, organizational behavior and teams, the ethical dimensions of leadership and decision making, how to lead organizational change and how to handle conflict and negotiation.

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At a Glance

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Fast Facts

What makes Organizational Leadership at WVU unique?

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Careers

How does this degree prepare students for a career?

Possible Careers

Wondering what you can do with a degree from WVU's Organizational Leadership major? Check out these ideas from WVU Career Services and the Occupational Information Network (O*NET). A median salary is the midpoint of what people typically earn—half of those surveyed earned above the median salary, and half earned below.

This page includes information from O*NET OnLine by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA). Used under the CC BY 4.0 license.

Courses

What are the courses like in Organizational Leadership at WVU?

Major Map

Check out the course requirements and suggested plan of study for WVU's Organizational Leadership major.

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Cost and Aid

How much does Organizational Leadership at WVU cost? And how can you save?

Tuition and Fees

Estimated rates for the 2019-20 academic year. Rates are subject to change. Anyone that is not a current West Virginia resident will be charged non-resident rates. That includes international students.

West Virginia Resident
Per Credit $428
Per Semester $5,136
Fall and Spring Semesters $10,272
Non-Resident
Per Credit $1,126
Per Semester $13,512
Fall and Spring Semesters $27,024
International
Per Credit $1,126
Per Semester $13,812
Fall and Spring Semesters $27,624
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Ways to Save

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Extra Merit-based Scholarships

Incoming freshmen to the John Chambers College of Business and Economics may qualify for merit-based scholarships based on GPA and SAT/ACT test score. No additional application is necessary. These scholarships are in addition to University scholarships.

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Transfer Articulation Agreements

To simplify the transfer process, we have formal agreements with certain institutions. These agreements outline the courses you should take to prepare for transferring to WVU.

Review the full list of transfer articulation agreements to see if your institution is listed.

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Requirements

What are the requirements to apply for Organizational Leadership at WVU?

To be admitted to WVU's Organizational Leadership major, first-time freshmen must meet WVU's first-time freshman admission requirements for the 2020-21 academic year. They also must meet the following admission requirement. Interested in transferring? Review the transfer admission requirements.

For direct admission to majors in the John Chambers College of Business and Economics:
  • GPA: 3.00
  • ACT Math: 22
  • SAT Math: 540

Next Steps

I like this major. What are the next steps?

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