Leadership, Global Classroom

Degree:
Location: Boston

Why Leadership: Global Classroom?

Enhance your leadership capacity with the Bachelor of Science in Leadership Global Classroom program. The Bachelor of Science in Leadership draws upon Northeastern University's renowned practice-oriented approach to education, integrating theory and practice. 

Globalization has transformed the business landscape and what is expected of today’s professionals. The economic rise of countries like China, India, and Brazil points to a future that will demand a unique set of skills in order to compete in a global marketplace and require broad perspectives, international insight, and the ability to lead strategically, and effectively. 

The Benefits of a Global Classroom

  • Earn your bachelor’s degree in just 18 months

  • Have the opportunity to learn a foreign language

  • Enjoy global peer-to-peer learning by engaging with students from countries around the globe

  • Take advantage of experiential learning opportunities and volunteer opportunities at leading companies and organizations

  • Learn from practitioners – leaders in their fields – who bring their global experiences to the classroom and curriculum

Scholarship Opportunities
All applicants to the Bachelor of Science in Leadership– Global Classroom Degree Completion Program will be considered for a Global Excellence Scholarship, providing assistance of up to $10,000 over the course of the program. Applicants will be evaluated for the scholarship during the application review process. The awarding of the Global Excellence Scholarship is based on the overall strength of a student’s application. Applicants who are selected for the scholarship will be notified at the time of acceptance.


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Unique Features

  • 18 to 20-month degree completion
  • Focus on the fundamentals of leadership
  • Contextualized curriculum reflecting international perspectives
  • Emphasis on understanding a global economy
  • Academic internships and volunteer opportunities to complement classroom learning

Formats

The Bachelor of Science in Leadership is also available for students who would like to complete this degree at their own pace, visit our Bachelor of Science in Leadership web page.


What you'll study

General Requirements

Global Classroom BS in Leadership General Requirements

This is a typical plan of study.

Minimum Transfer Credit Required: 32 semester hours

Term 1 

Note: Students must complete at least 15 semester hours of the following:

ECN 1100 - Principles of Microeconomics
3.00
ITC 1000 - Computer Applications
3.00
ITC 2016 - End-User Data Analysis Tools
3.00
POL 1120 - International Relations
3.00
CMN 1100 - Organizational Communication
3.00
PSY 1100 - Foundations of Psychology
3.00
MTH 1100 - College Algebra
3.00
 

Note: Students take either ITC 1000 or ITC 2016.

Term 2

ENG 1103 - College Writing 1 for Nonnative Speakers
3.00
ENG 1104 - Lab for ENG 1103
1.00
MGT 1100 - Introduction to Business
3.00
ECN 1200 - Principles of Macroeconomics
3.00
CMN 2310 - Professional Speaking
3.00
 

Term 3

ENG 2105 - Writing Workshop
3.00
ENG 2106 - Lab for ENG 2105
1.00
LDR 1200 - Assessing Your Leadership Capacity
3.00
MTH 2310 - Statistics for the Behavioral and Social Sciences
3.00
HST 2150 - The World Since 1945
3.00
 

Term 4 

ENG 3107 - Writing for the Professions: Business and the Social Sciences
3.00
ENG 3108 - Lab for ENG 3107
1.00
LDR 3200 - Leading and Managing Change
3.00
ACC 2100 - Financial Accounting
3.00
MGT 2100 - Principles of Management
3.00
PHL 2100 - Business Ethics
3.00
 

Term 5 

MGT 2330 - Business Law
3.00
ENG 3300 - Literature and Business Leadership
3.00
LDR 3250 - Leading Teams Locally and Virtually
3.00
LDR 3400 - Evidence-Based Leadership and Decision Making
3.00
MGT 2310 - Organizational Behavior
3.00
 

Term 6 

CMN 3350 - Intercultural Communication
3.00
LDR 4850 - Strategic Decision Making (Capstone)
3.00
HRM 2320 - Human Resources Management
3.00
CMN 3100 - Negotiation
3.00
FIN 2105 - Introduction to Corporate Finance
3.00
 

Did you know?

A bachelor's degree is worth $2.8M over an employee's lifetime (Center on Education and the Workforce, 2011). 

 

Did You Know?

The median salary for management positions is $98,560 — the highest of all major occupation groups.

Commitment

Full-Time

Entry Terms

Fall
Spring
Summer

Meets F-1 Visa Requirements

Yes