CBSHouston

B.S. Major Organizational Leadership

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE -- FOUR YEAR DEGREE PROGRAM

MAJOR: ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP

Program Coordinator: Michale Ayers, Ph.D. 

Purpose and Objectives: The Bachelor of Science Degree in Organizational Leadership at CBS is designed for those pursuing exemplary Christian leadership in business, management, entrepreneurship, church, or parachurch organizations.Thecurriculumsupportsauniquephilosophythataffirmsthebusinessandorganizationalcompetencies necessary for success, while challenging students to see organizations as strategic stewardships of Christian ministry. Theongroundonlydegreeprogramseekstodeveloptraitsofcharacterandcompetenceinstudentsandpreparethem to face the challenges of leadership in an ever-changing world. Upon completion of the program, successful students will be ableto:

  1. Understand biblical leadership and appreciate the value of that leadership within any type oforganization
  2. Develop analytical expertise and functional frameworks drawn from a broad range of managerialskills

Graduation Requirements:

  1. Successful completion of all admissions requirements including completion of high school diploma or GED
  2. Minimum of 30 total hours in major atCBS
  3. Minimum of 120 hours tograduate
  4. Satisfactory completion of all requirements on Official DegreePlan
  5. Satisfactory completion of 2 units in Christian Service LearningProgram and 2 Spiritual Formation units
  6. Cumulative 2.0 grade pointaverage
  7. Academic advising sessions including pre and posttesting/measurements
  8. Intent to Graduate Form filed by submitteddeadline
  9. Graduation/Diplomafee
  10. No unresolved disciplinary matter, including but not limited to, student code of conduct violations, library, or financialobligation
  11. Completion of exit counseling for students with Stafford or PLUSloans
  12. Approval by CBSfaculty
  13. See Graduation Requirements for additional requirement(s) for all academicprograms

MAJOR: ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP

GENERAL STUDIES

HRS

ADDITIONAL COURSES

HRS

ENGLISH 9 hours

 

BIBLE 21 hours

 

ENGL 1301 English Composition 1

3

BIBL 1311 Pentateuch

3

ENGL 1302 English Composition 2

3

BIBL 1312 Historical Literature

3

ENGL 2312 Research and Writing

3

BIBL 1213 Wisdom Literature

2

College Preparedness 3 hours

 

BIBL 1414 Prophets

4

GNED 1301 Steward Your College Experience

3

BIBL 1321 Gospels

3

SOCIAL SCIENCES 3 hours

 

BIBL 1322 Acts and Pauline Epistles

3

HIST 2321 Western Civilization 1OR

HIST 2322 Western Civilization 2

3

BIBL 1323 General Epistles and Revelation

3

THEOLOGY 15 hours

 

NATURAL SCIENCE/COMPUTER 6 hours

 

THEO 1311 Introduction to Theological Method

3

BIOL 2301 Anatomy and Physiology1

3

THEO 1312 God, Christ, and Holy Spirit

3

COSC 1317 Introduction to Computing

3

THEO 1313 Man, Sin, and Salvation

3

FINE ARTS/HUMANITIES 9 hours

 

THEO 1314 Angels, Church, and Prophecy

3

ENGL 1311 Fundamentals of Speech2

3

THEO 3341 Apologetics

3

PHIL 2304 Introduction to Philosophy

3

MINISTRY SKILLS 6 hours

 

PHIL 3305 Christian Ethics

3

MSMN 1301 Bible Study Methods

3

CHRISTIAN SERVICE 2 units

 

MSMN 2302 Foundations of Spiritual Life

3

MCSP 2011 Christian Service, 1

1u

GENERAL EDUCATION ELECTIVES 12 hours

 

MCSP 2011 Christian Service, 2

1u

General Education Electives

12

SPIRITUAL FORMATION 2 units

 

FREE ELECTIVES 6 hours

 

MSSF 3011 Spiritual Formation, 1

1u

Free Electives

6

MSSF 3012 Spiritual Formation, 2

1u

 

 

 

MAJOR COURSES 30 hours

HRS

ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP

 

LSOL 3301 Introduction to Christian Leadership

3

LSOL 3303 Interpersonal Skills of Leadership

3

LSOL 3304 Team Leadership, Empowerment, Group Dynamics in Organizations

3

LSOL 3305 Organizational Culture and Change Processes

3

LSOL 4301 Human Resource Management

3

LSOL 4302 Financial Management for Organizations

3

LSOL 4303 Principles of Marketing

3

LSOL 4304 Project Planning and Management

3

LSOL 3306 Organizational Stewardship and Ethics

3

LSOL 4306 Applied Organizational Leadership Research Project

3

 

1 ASTR 2301 Astronomy may substitute for BIOL 2301 Anatomy and Physiology

2 MSMN 1303 Principles of Biblical Teaching, Expository Preaching classes, MSPM 3300-3305, and MSWM 3323 Women Teaching Women may substitute for ENGL 1311 Fundamentals of Speech. Expository Preaching classes, MSPM 3300-3305, are for men only. MSWM 3323 Women Teaching Women is for women only.

 

MAJOR: ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP

Suggested Sequence

Year

Fall

Spring

Summer

1

MSMN 1301 Bible Study Methods

ENGL 1301 English Composition 1

COSC 1317 Introduction to Computing

GNED 1301 Steward Your College Experience

BIBL 1311 Pentateuch

BIBL 1321 Gospels

ENGL 1302 English Composition 2

THEO 1311 Introduction to Theological Method

THEO 1312 God, Christ, and Holy Spirit BIBL 1312 Historical Literature

ENGL 2312 Research and Writing

MSSF 3011 Spiritual Formation

2

THEO 1313 Man, Sin, and Salvation

BIBL 1213 Wisdom Literature

BIBL 1414 Prophets

ENGL 1311 Fundamentals of Speech

LSOL 3301 Introduction to Christian Leadership

THEO 1314 Angels, Church, and Prophecy

BIBL 1322 Acts and Pauline Epistles

General Education Elective

BIBL 1323 General Epistles and Revelation

HIST 2321 Western Civilization 1 or 2

BIOL 2301 Anatomy and Physiology

MCSP 2011 Christian Service Learning Program

3

LSOL 3303 Interpersonal Skills of Leadership

LSOL 3304 Team Leadership, Empowerment, and Group Dynamics in Organizations

MSMN 2302 Foundations of Spiritual Life

THEO 3341 Apologetics

LSOL 3305 Organizational Culture and Change Process

LSOL 4301 Human Resource Management

PHIL 2304 Introduction to Philosophy

General Education Elective

LSOL 4302 Financial Management for Organizations

LSOL 4303 Principles of Marketing General Education Elective

MCSP 2011 Christian Service Learning Program

4

LSOL 4304 Project Planning and Management

LSOL 3306 Organizational Stewardship and Ethics

PHIL 3305 Christian Ethics

General Education Elective

LSOL 4306 Applied Organizational Leadership Research Project

MSSF 3012 Spiritual Formation

Elective

Elective