BAAS in Organizational Leadership

The Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS) in Organizational Leadership degree at Texas A&M University-Commerce is a competency-based program that prepares innovative leaders for employment in an increasingly technological and global society. This program provides opportunities for you to leverage your previous work and life experience to accelerate completion of your degree, and because it is fully online, you are able to plan your study schedule around the rest of your day to complete the coursework. Up to 90 semester hours may be transferred into the program (including WCEM and military credits) and the remaining courses are offered in 7-week terms.

All competency-based coursework must be completed with a mastery of 80% or higher on all posttests and required assignments.

Core Curriculum Courses
See the Core Curriculum Requirements42
Professional Development Electives*48
Students may transfer in coursework to fulfill this requirement, or select from the following range of courses:
Critical Thinking
Introduction to Organizations
Record Keeping for Leaders
Organizational Communication
Dynamics of Organizational Behavior
Talent Leadership in Human Resources
Legal Issues in Organizations
Leading Innovation
Research Methods
Project Management for Leaders
Developing Globally Competent Leaders
Applied Major Courses30
Issues in Organizational Leadership
Data Driven Decision Making I
Organizational Ethics
Data Driven Decision Making II
Organizational Behavior
Leadership Theory I
Leading Change
Leadership Theory II
Capstone I
Capstone II
Total Hours120

Second Bachelor's Degree in BAAS-Organizational Leadership

For students who have already acquired a Bachelor’s degree and are seeking a 2nd Bachelor’s degree in BAAS-Organizational Leadership, the following courses need to be completed:  ORGL 3311; ORGL 3321; ORGL 3322; ORGL 3331; ORGL 3332; ORGL 4341; ORGL 4343; ORGL 4342; ORGL 4352; ORGL 4361.