Leadership Online Courses

Credits: 2, 3

Description: A basic orientation to the purposes, organization, and administration of educational programs and institutions; the structure and control of school systems; the nature of administration; and the conceptual foundations of educational administration and leadership.

Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 3

Description: Emphasizes legal issues affecting teachers and educational administrators, including governmental relations, church state issues, teacher employment, student control, and school board operations and procedures. 

Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 2

Description: Explores the spiritual climate and leadership practices of administration in Seventh-day Adventist education. Uses scripture, the writings of Ellen White, and other sources to develop a frame of reference for educational leadership and an understanding of the role of the divine in education.

Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online.
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 2, 3

Description: Designed for principals, superintendents, and instructional supervisors concerned with the improvement of teaching and learning by professional supervision; the role, aims, principles, and practices of instructional supervision; introductory study of supervisory techniques. 

Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online.
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements

Credits: 2, 3

Description: Reviews personnel services; policy for certified and noncertified employees; personnel functions in education; the interpersonal process in educational organizations, communications, and group dynamics for educational administrators. 

Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 3

Description: Legal aspects of the administration of higher education institutions. Policy issues related to student rights, intellectual property, academic freedom, admission, employee relations, and property use.

Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online.
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 2, 3

Description: Focuses on financial and economic issues affecting educational institutions, including school support, costs of education, sources of revenue, budgeting, and the organization and maintenance of the fiscal and physical resources of educational systems. 

Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 3

Description: An overview of issues related to the financing of higher education, including the nature of educational costs, state and federal finance policy, economic perspectives, basic concepts of budgeting, and the implications of financing on college access and affordability. The course focuses on the benefits of contemporary technology systems and its ethical usage to enhance financial and organizational effectiveness. 

Format(s) Available:  Lecture, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 2, 3

Description: A survey of the planning, moderniation and management of educational facilities including buildings, equipment, and sites. A comprehensive study of educational facilities planning as related to preliminary development plans, long range master planning of educational facilities/campuses, considering educational philosophy and resources. 

Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 2, 3

Description: Explores the role of the principal; leadership in curriculum implementation and reform; organization of schedules, calendar, and catalogue; staff organization and utilization; attendance program; responsibilities such as assemblies, opening and closing of school, supervision of staff, and operation of school facilities. 

Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 2, 3

Description: Explores the role of the principal; leadership in curriculum implementation and reform; organization of schedules, calendar, and catalogue; staff organization and utilization; attendance program; responsibilities such as assemblies, opening and closing of school, and supervision of staff. Also includes office management and auxiliary services. 

Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 2, 3

Description: Focuses on the study of governance of higher education institutions, stressing administrative roles and leadership in visioning distinctive organizational and environmental features of colleges, universities and community colleges, and how these features affect the management of these organizations.

Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 3

Description: Philosophical basis for technology usage in various leadership settings to enhance organizational effectiveness, survey of contemporary technologies appropriate to most organizational settings and cost benefit analysis of various systems, development of a technology plan for leadership development, ethics of technology usage.

Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 3

Description: Overview of student services in higher education and its historical and philosophical foundations, guiding theories, and professional practices. Focuses on administrative structures and processes, and the organization of student services programs in the context of contemporary issues and trends.

Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 3

Description: Explores the characteristics of college students and the theories of growth and development for traditional and non-traditional students. Emphasis is placed on understanding the immediate and long-term impact of a college experience. 

Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 3

Description: Focuses on the principles academic officers use in dealing with selected administrative functions related to academic departments, degree programs, faculty development, curriculum administration, instructional resources, student development, budget planning, enrollment, and academic personnel.

Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 2

Description: A managerial approach to financial analysis, planning and control. Management of working capital, long-term assets, and long-term financing. A foundation course for the MBA and other graduate programs.Grade not included in the MBA GPA calculation.

Prerequisite(s): ACCT 122 or ACCT 205 or ACCT 505, and MATH 166  
Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 3

Description: Requires that students integrate relevant knowledge gleaned from previous core business-course experiences. Extensive case work and library research are demanded. Students work with a real organization to develop a comprehensive strategic plan.

Prerequisite(s): Assumes that the student has completed all MBA core requirements or is currently enrolled in the remaining courses.
Format(s) Available: Lecture, Blended Learning, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 3

Description: The financial management of international enterprises and global portfolio analysis. Short- and long-term capital sources and uses. Capital budgeting in changing foreign exchange conditions. Exchange exposure coverage and taxation impacts. Research paper/presentation or case analyses are required.

Prerequisite(s): FNCE 317 or FNCE 500
Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 3

Description: An advanced study of major topics in corporate financial management. These topics include valuation of financial assets, investment in long-term assets, capital structure, dividend policy, working capital management, and other specialized topics, such as risk management. 

Prerequisite(s): FNCE 317 or FNCE 500
Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 3

Description: Study of security risk-and-return concepts, security analysis, and concepts of market efficiency. Emphasizes equity investments, bonds, options, future, and international securities. Case analyses are required. Application of concepts in an investment portfolio simulation. 

Prerequisite(s): FNCE 317 or FNCE 500 
Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 3

Description: Examines the meaning and role of marketing concepts and tools agencies, foundations, and churches. The role of activities such as marketing research, product development, pricing, advertising, publicity, personal selling, and marketing control are examined in the non-profit sector. 

Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.

Credits: 3

Description: Designed to help students think like a marketing strategist to recognize marketing problems, analytically evaluate possible alternatives, and creatively institute strategic solutions. Analysis of contemporary marketing problems, currently corporate marketing strategies and case analysis are used to achieve course objectives. 

Format(s) Available: Lecture, Interactive Online
Cost: $1,185 (additional costs for books and fees)
Tech Requirements: Latest version of Chrome or Mozilla browser.  Check computer requirements.