Organizational Leadership – Online Minor

Develop in-demand leadership skills

Adding Oregon State University’s organizational leadership online undergraduate minor to your existing degree program will help you stand out to employers as someone with the necessary skills and abilities to effectively lead people and resources.

Leadership is a valued skill set in organizations across industry and around the world. This minor provides an evidenced-based exploration of organizational behavior, negotiations, team management, human resource management, job design, evaluation and work-life balance.

Learn from one of the world's leading business schools

The program is offered by Oregon State’s College of Business, which is accredited by the AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business). That is a standard met by only 25% of business schools globally. The courses are delivered online by top-ranked Oregon State Ecampus.


The organizational leadership minor curriculum blends theoretical frameworks with practical and tactical learning that will equip you with tools to manage and navigate organizational structure and change in real time.

The online courses include skill development for managing team performance as well as developing robust skills in project management, developing you as a proven leader.

Sample course topics

  • Managing individual and team performance
  • Cross-cultural management
  • Leadership
  • Human resources management
  • Influence and negotiation
  • Project management

Benefits of learning online with Oregon State

  • All classes are developed and taught by OSU's world-class faculty, who are known worldwide for their research, expertise and innovation.
  • Oregon State is institutionally accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.
  • Oregon State Ecampus is consistently ranked among the nation’s 10 best providers of online education according to U.S. News & World Report.
  • OSU Ecampus students receive the same credits and transcript as on-campus students.