BS in Organizational Leadership (OL BS-as of fall 2013) — Penn State World Campus Recommended Academic Plan

Effective Fall 2013 — 123 Credits

Stage 1—Build Foundations

ENGL 015 GWS-Rhetoric and Composition

ENGL 015

3
CAS 352-Organizational CommunicationNotes for: CAS 352

CAS 352

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
OLEAD 100-Introduction to LeadershipNotes for: OLEAD 100

OLEAD 100

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
General Education GN
3
General Education GA
3
Total credits 15

Stage 2—Build Foundations

CAS 100 GWS Effective SpeechNotes for: CAS 100

CAS 100

CAS 100B preferred by the department
3
PSYCH 100-Introductory PsychologyNotes for: PSYCH 100

PSYCH 100

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ECON 104‐MacroeconomicsNotes for: ECON 104

ECON 104

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
General Education GQ

General Education GQ

3
General Education GH
3
Total credits 15

Stage 3—Formulate Understanding

ECON 102‐MicroeconomicsNotes for: ECON 102

ECON 102

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
PHIL 010-Critical ThinkingNotes for: PHIL 010

PHIL 010

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
PSYCH 281‐Industrial and Organizational PsychologyNotes for: PSYCH 281

PSYCH 281

PSYCH 100 required as a prerequisite for PSYCH 281
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
General Education GHA
3
General Education GN
3
Total credits 15

Stage 4—Formulate Understanding

Additional Supporting Course-LER 100Notes for: Additional Supporting Course-LER 100

Additional Supporting Course-LER 100

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
STAT 200 GQ-Elementary StatisticsNotes for: STAT 200

STAT 200

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
ENGL 202 GWS‐Effective WritingNotes for: ENGL 202

ENGL 202

ENGL 202A Writing in the Social Sciences or ENGL 202D Business Writing recommended
3
General Education GS-ECON 315Notes for: ECON 315

ECON 315

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
General Education GA
3
Total credits 16

Stage 5—Generate Expertise

OLEAD 464 Communication Skills for LeadersNotes for: OLEAD 464

OLEAD 464

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
CAS 404 Conflict ManagementNotes for: CAS 404

CAS 404

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or LER 437 Conflict ManagementNotes for: LER 437

LER 437

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
LER 312 Research MethodsNotes for: LER 312 Research Methods

LER 312 Research Methods

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
General Education GS-LER 201 Employment Relationship: Law and PolicyNotes for: LER 201 Employment Relationship: Law and Policy

LER 201 Employment Relationship: Law and Policy

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Elective-LER 136 Race, Gender and EmploymentNotes for: LER 136 Race, Gender and Employment

LER 136 Race, Gender and Employment

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 15

Stage 6—Generate Expertise

OLEAD 465 Collective Decision MakingNotes for: OLEAD 465

OLEAD 465

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
MGMT 321 MotivationNotes for: MGMT 321

MGMT 321

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or PSYCH 484 MotivationNotes for: PSYCH 484

PSYCH 484

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
LER 460 EthicsNotes for: LER 460

LER 460

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
General Education GN
3
General Education GH
3
Elective
3
Total credits 18

Stage 7—Achieve Your Goals

400 level Supporting Course-LER 458Y History of the American WorkerNotes for: 400 level Supporting Course-LER 458Y History of the American Worker

400 level Supporting Course-LER 458Y History of the American Worker

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
400 level Supporting Course-Notes for: 400 level Supporting Course-

400 level Supporting Course-

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
OLEAD 409 Leadership DevelopmentNotes for: OLEAD 409

OLEAD 409

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Elective
3
Elective
3
Total credits 15

Stage 8—Achieve Your Goals

400 level Supporting CourseNotes for: 400 level Supporting Course

400 level Supporting Course

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
400 level Supporting CourseNotes for: 400 level Supporting Course

400 level Supporting Course

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
400 level Supporting CourseNotes for: 400 level Supporting Course

400 level Supporting Course

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Elective
3
Elective
2
Total credits 14

Additional Notes

 

Please consult your adviser for transfer credit application to this plan. Last Update: April 2010
 
GWS, GQ, GN, GA, GH, GS, and GHA are codes used to identify different categories of general education requirements.
US, IL, and US/IL are codes used to identify courses that satisfy US and/or international cultures requirements.
W or Y are the codes for courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum Requirements

Legend

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

Footnotes

CAS 100
CAS 100B preferred by the department
PSYCH 281
PSYCH 100 required as a prerequisite for PSYCH 281
ENGL 202
ENGL 202A Writing in the Social Sciences or ENGL 202D Business Writing recommended