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Organizational Leadership

Fort Hays State University

48 months
15890 USD/year
15890 USD/year
5444 USD/year
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The Bachelor of General Studies (BGS), Organizational Leadership Concentration at Fort Hays State University is a four-year liberal arts degree which provides students with an innovative curriculum that focuses on the study of leadership in the context of modern organizations.


The primary purpose of this degree program is to blend the traditional outcomes of a liberal education, which provides breadth, and a specific Organizational Leadership concentration that provides curriculum depth in leadership and organizational behavior. 

This degree program in Organizational Leadership from Fort Hays State University is also designed to provide maximum flexibility for those students who desire to play a greater role in determining the content of their academic study. Those who participate in Organizational Leadership have a strong foundation in the theories of leadership and organizational behavior as well as the competencies and desire to put knowledge into action.

Advantages of the BGS Degree

  • Provides students with breadth in subject matter.
  • Provides maximum flexibility to students in developing their program of study.
  • Most experts agree that a strong background in the liberal arts - a generalist approach - is the best preparation for leadership.
  • Ideal for students seeking employment opportunities in human relations (business, industry, education, social services, etc.)
  • Combines theory with practical application in the study of organizational leadership.
  • Provides both multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary approach to the study of leadership.
  • Ideal for students who are looking for a unique program to prepare them for the challenges of leadership in the 21st century. (FHUS is one of only a few colleges and universities in America providing a comprehensive academic leadership program.)
  • Illustrates the student's full commitment to the field of organizational leadership and development.
  • Upper division organizational leadership courses are highly individualized to meet the needs and interests of the student (electives, readings, and internships.)
  • Internship opportunities help prepare students for immediate employment upon graduation.
  • Program course work stresses critical skills necessary to be effective in modern organizations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Global Challenges
  • Leadership and Team Dynamics
  • Women and Leadership
  • Advanced Leadership Behaviors
  • Global Leadership
  • Principles of Organizational Leadership

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National: Fort Hays State University has a rolling admissions policy for all incoming undergraduate students


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete undergraduate application
  • $50 non-refundable application fee
  •  Clear copy of the current passport id page
  • Submit official transcript; All transcripts must be issued in English
  • The GPA (Grade Point Average) requirement is 2.5 on a 4.0 grading scale.
  • Students must provide a certified bank statement showing sufficient funds for your educational expenses at FHSU for one year
  • International students must show evidence that they have met the minimum FHSU English Proficiency Requirement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15890 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15890 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    15890 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15890 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    5444 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5444 USD per year during 48 months.

MSEP Resident: $7,517.70/year

Living costs for Hays

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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