The Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership is delivered fully online through a partnership with USG eMajor in collaboration with other University System of Georgia schools. Housed in the UWG College of Social Sciences, the program provides a true interdisciplinary opportunity. The degree allows for a large amount of student personalization through ample elective credits, as well as the possibility of credit for prior learning gained through various sources such as professional experiences, the military, training, community work, and personal study.

eMajor online programs are ideal not only for traditional students who wish to take advantage of online course delivery, but also for working professionals, military members, transfer students and others seeking alternative routes to degree completion.


Program Highlights

  • Room for miscellaneous transfer credit
  • Credit for prior learning
  • Accelerated 8-week terms
  • Personal success coaching
  • Free online tutoring
  • Affordable tuition - $199/credit hour

What can I do with this degree?
The public service concentration prepares students for employment in any area of the public sector such as public safety, state and local public administration, and non-profit management. The program’s key focus on communication, ethics, organizational development, project management, and leadership prepares graduates to excel in positions across the private sector as well.

Program Details

Important eMajor Information

The BS in ORGL is a collaborative degree offered online through USG eMajor. Some dates and policies may differ from the University of West Georgia. Please see important links below for current and future eMajor students at UWG.

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    Guidelines for Admittance

    Enrolling in an eMajor Program (the big picture)

    1. Before you can register for an eMajor class at UWG, you must be an admitted student. If you are not a current student at UWG, your first step is to apply for admission. A minimum GPA or amount of credit hours is NOT required in order to declare the major.
    2. Take the eMajor Introduction Quiz. All students are required to complete the introduction quiz before registering for an eMajor course. You must know your UWG student ID number as well as your UWG email address to complete the quiz.
    3. You will receive an email from the UWG eMajor liaison within 48 hours of completing the introduction quiz, which will include instructions on how to register for an eMajor class.

    For deadlines and information on how to apply, see the Admissions tab on the Program Details page.

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    BS in ORGL Academic Lead and Advisor
    Dr. Sal Peralta (Chair, Department of Political Science)
    678-839-4993 -

    UWG Admissions - 678-839-5600

    eMajor Liaisons
    Nakita Hogans (Last Names A-M)
    678-839-0691 -

    Meggie Miller (Last Names N-Z)
    678-839-5452 -

    eMajor Helpdesk - 678-839-6400 -