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Seeking New Student Alternate Rep to CT's Statewide Student Advisory Committee
Great opportunity to network with students from other institutions and to be part of the discussion on public higher education in CT

Go Back to Get Ahead Registration Event on 8/13
Admissions and financial aid representatives from Charter Oak State College will host a registration event for Go Back to Get Ahead prospective students on Wednesday, August 13th from 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Omar Rosario named Student Speaker for Charter Oak State College commencement
Omar Rosario named Student Speaker for Charter Oak State College commencement

Charter Oak State College Commencement set for June 1, U.S. Senator Christopher Murphy to speak
2014 Commencement date, speaker announcement

U.S. Senator Christopher S. Murphy to Give 2014 Commencement Speech
Graduation to be held June 1

New CT Education Academy to Launch
Academy will provide training for CT state workforce

Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education
Our offices will be closed on Monday, September 1st for Labor Day.
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Organizational Leadership Concentration

The concentration in Organizational Leadership is designed for adults who are seeking leadership and supervisory roles or who are already in those roles and want to enhance their leadership skills. It will develop the skills necessary for serving in leadership roles in business, government, and non-profit sectors. A concentration in Organizational Leadership with a focus in Health Care Administration is also available.

Concentration Requirements

Requirements

Credits

Principles of Management

3

Marketing

3

Organizational Behavior

3

Organizational Change or Organizational Theory

3

Organizational Communication

3

Leadership

3

Human Resources Management

3

Team Leadership

3

Organizational Ethics

3

Diversity in the Workplace

3

Electives: Examples - Social Problems and Their Impact on the Workplace, Strategic Planning, Project Management, business elective

3

Capstone - LDR 499 (Culminating course in concentration)

3

Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: Macroeconomics or Microeconomics

3

Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: MIS (not older than 10 years)

3

Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: International component can be met through General Education requirement.

3

Student Learning Outcomes

Students who graduate with a concentration in Organizational Leadership will be able to:

  1. explain the major elements that comprise successful leadership;
  2. apply organizational processes;
  3. apply practical skills essential for success in their chosen professions and in their personal lives, including interpersonal relations, problem solving, team building, collaboration, motivation, and communication;
  4. think creatively, ethically, and logically;
  5. explain globalization's effects and opportunities;
  6. integrate organizational and management theory with interpersonal competence;
  7. assess leadership effectiveness using a coherent leader/follower model; and
  8. apply ethical principles in implementing leadership decisions