Organizational Leadership

Organizational Leadership Degree

When you major in organizational leadership at Purdue, you will focus on leadership and innovation to develop skills to be a leader for national and global technology enterprises.

The broad curricula will help you learn how to lead in a variety of scenarios, from innovative technology organizations to global teams and organizational change. You will also take courses to understand how policies and law affect technology innovation and influence global technology and organizational leadership.

Special Features

Interest/Focus Areas

  • International Leadership
  • Healthcare Public Policy
  • Communication
  • Human Resources Development
  • Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  • Product Lifecycle Management
  • Technology Law & Policy

ATTN: OLS students

Current organizational leadership and supervision (OLS) students can use the same resources listed on this page. OLS plans of study remain active for those students already enrolled at Purdue prior to the summer of 2015.

Placement Data

Number of Graduates Percent of Grads Reported Placement Rate Average Salary
89 81% 92% $42,101

Potential Job Titles

  • Customer relations manager
  • Operations manager
  • Team leader
  • Retail manager
  • Technology project leader
  • Productivity improvement coordinator

In addition to the fees charged to all Purdue students (technology fee, repair and rehabilitation fee, student fitness and wellness fee), students in the Purdue Polytechnic Institute pay a differential general service fee of $286.00 each semester.

Full information about tuition and fees is available on the Purdue Bursar’s Office Web site.

From the U.K. to Mexico, Singapore, and China, nearly 40 study abroad programs at Purdue are open to Purdue Polytechnic Institute students. Programs range from just a few weeks to semester and year-long stays.

New for Spring 2015: Study Abroad in Munich for a semester without delaying your graduation date.