Bachelor of Arts

Workplace Leadership

Online - Transfer Up to 90 Credits!
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Goals and Course Topics

Put Your Experience to Work

Businesses in today’s global marketplace are in need of leaders at every level – especially those with varied educational backgrounds, on-the-job experience and the skills to collaboratively solve problems in diverse environments. TU’s Bachelor of Arts in Workplace Leadership, is a transfer-friendly online leadership degree completion program, designed to build 21st-century skills and help you become a leader at work.

Your Online Leadership Degree Completion Program

Workplaces can be dynamic, fast-paced and ever-changing. An online leadership degree will help you develop crucial leadership skills in the areas of critical thinking, problem-solving and multimodal communication, all through the lens of multiple cultural perspectives.

The online leadership degree program, which is centered around TU’s new and innovative Dragon Core Curriculum and commitment to Celebrating Cultural Uniqueness, is extremely transfer friendly. Up to 90 hours of transfer credit may be applied toward the program, with as few as 31 credits of coursework required for completion at TU. A minimum of 48 hours transfer credit is required to enroll in this program.

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Practical Education

The online leadership degree program includes classes that teach the key skills that workplace leaders need to develop for a successful career: interpersonal communication, strategic business planning, delegation, cultural intelligence, team building, leadership development and change management. The program also features multidisciplinary coursework designed to build skills and competencies around communication, problem solving and leadership, particularly in diverse environments.


Online: 7-week terms start in January, March, May, July, August and October

Who Is This Online Leadership Degree Program For?

A seven-course online leadership degree sequence will help you hone your skills in appropriate and effective communication. These leadership skills allow you to analyze information about the diverse human condition, identify assumptions and evidence, and implement solutions to improve functionality in a global environment.


The time to complete one’s online leadership degree completion program is dependent on the number of hours transferring in. Tiffin University strives to transfer in as much transfer credit for students as possible. With this said, in order for credit to transfer, one must have earned a “C” or better in the course.

BA Workplace Leadership FAQ

What is workplace leadership?

Workplace leadership refers to the ability of an individual to manage and lead an organization and its employees. Additionally, workplace leadership refer to the capability of positively influencing others to perform their jobs to the best of their ability, resulting in success for the organization as a whole.

What is a bachelor’s in workplace leadership?

A bachelor’s in workplace leadership is designed to build 21st-century skills and help students become leaders at work. A degree in workplace leadership will help you develop crucial leadership skills in the areas of critical thinking, problem-solving and multimodal communication, all through the lens of multiple cultural perspectives.  

What can I do with a degree in workplace leadership?

With a degree in workplace leadership, you will be qualified for a variety of career opportunities, including business consultant, management analyst, nonprofit executive director, project coordinator, sales manager, training and development manager and more.

At a Glance

  • Transfer up to 90 credits from other institutions and finish your degree at TU!
  • Regional accreditations
  • No application fees
  • Flexible start dates
  • Accepts transfer credits

Career Opportunities

  • Business Consultant
  • Community Service Manager
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Insurance Underwriter
  • Management Analyst
  • Nonprofit Executive Director
  • Project Coordinator
  • Sales Manager
  • Training and Development Manager
  • Industrial Production Manager

Sample Course

Crisis and Risk Communication (COM414)

This course explores crisis and risk communication in the context of recent national and global events and through case studies of corporate, organizational and individual crises. Students will learn how to communicate with the public prior to a potential event and how to react to crisis situations. From natural disasters to intentional tragedies, public health emergencies, accidents, product recalls and financial crises, different situations and audiences require different approaches for communicating with stakeholders and the public. This course will help students become aware of ways to respond credibly, effectively and ethically.

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