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Bachelor of Science in Management & Leadership

The Bachelor of Science degree in Management and Leadership is designed for working adults over 24 years age who have only had the opportunity to complete the first two years of their undergraduate studies, typically concentrating on required general studies course work.

Program Director: Dr. Kim Parcher

Student Learning Goals 

Upon completion of this program, you should be able to:

  • Interact critically with theories of management and leadership, Christian ethics, and business as mission principles.
  • Develop a philosophy of organizational leadership that integrates a Biblical worldview.
  • Explore current for-profit and non-profit issues and trends that demonstrate an ability to develop plans and strategies for organizational success.
  • Acquire the professional knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to effectively manage and lead in a global and changing environment.
  • Demonstrate foundational understanding of Bible content and Christian theology and fundamental principles of Biblical interpretation.
  • Evidence spiritual growth and development and a commitment to the authority of Scripture as a guide for Christian living.

Required Coursework

Class Name
Number of Credits
Learning Method
Fall Year 1
Term 1
Orientation for Online Learning (FND 101)
P/F
EDL
Survey of Doctrine (BT 151)
3
EDL
Foundations of Academic Success (FND 102)
3
On Campus
Term 2
Finance & Accounting for Managers (MGT 210)
3
EDL
Ethics for Managers (MGT 220)
3
On Campus
Spring Year 1
Term 3
Managerial Economics (MGT 230)
3
EDL
Project Management (BUS 380)
3
On Campus
Term 4
New Testament Survey (BT 106)
3
EDL
Management and Leadership (MGT 310)
3
On Campus
Summer Year 1
Term 5
Old Testament Survey 1 (BT 102)
3
EDL
Human Resources Management (BUS 340)
3
On Campus
Term 6
Service Practicum (FND 103)
2
On Campus
Fall Year 2
Term 1
Principles of Global Marketing (BUS 320)
3
EDL
Organizational Behavior for Managers (MGT 410)
3
On Campus
Term 2
Technology Management (MGT 320)
3
EDL
Intro to Biblical Interpretation (BT 201)
3
On Campus
Spring Year 2
Term 3
Quantitative Methods for Managers (MGT 330)
3
EDL
Business Law (BUS 420)
3
On Campus
Term 4
Business as Mission (BUS 250)
3
EDL
Life of Christ (BT 247)
3
On Campus
Summer Year 2
Term 5
Old Testament 2 (BT 104)
3
EDL
Capstone Portfolio Seminar (MGT 420)
3
On Campus

Emmaus Distance Learning (EDL) courses are 100% online courses. The other program courses are on campus, one night a week. Two courses are offered each 8-week term. Individuals taking two courses each term can finish in 10 terms, or just under two years.



Required Transfer Credits (61 credits total)

Communication – 6 credits total
Written communication – 3 credits
Oral communication – 3 credits

Humanities – 9 credits total
Literature – 3 credits
Philosophy – 3 credits
Elective – 3 credits

Social Science – 12 credits
World or American history – 3 credits
Computer literacy – 3 credits
Electives – 6 credits

Natural Science – 10 credits
Math Elective – 3 credits
Science Elective with Lab – 4 credits
Math or Science Elective – 3 credits

Open Electives – 24 credits

Prospective students must have a minimum of 48 credits for program admittance.