Why ODU for Leadership (Interdisciplinary Studies)?

Today's workplace needs leaders who are highly skilled in areas such as reasoning, communications and analysis. In this leadership degree online program, you will focus on the characteristics and skills you need to successfully lead in organizational and social contexts. Your coursework will emphasize ethical leadership, legal issues, written and oral communication skills, and critical thinking/decision-making.

This interdisciplinary degree draws on courses from philosophy, computer science, engineering, information technology, and criminal justice to examine the multi-faceted nature of leadership. Your studies will culminate in a senior interdisciplinary project that integrates education and training with the application of problem-solving skills.

The degree is offered by the College of Arts and Letters through coordination with the College of Continuing Education and Professional Development.