Bachelor of Arts in Ethical Leadership

when will I finish as few as 12 months
total credits
when can i start jan 3rd

Today’s business world needs moral, ethical leaders with skills in critical thinking, decision-making, and collaboration. At Thomas More University, you can become that impactful leader. Our Bachelor of Arts in Ethical Leadership will transform you into a well-rounded, practical, and empathetic decision-maker.  

Complete your degree in a format that works for youThomas More University offers leadership courses 100% online, meaning you can complete your bachelor’s degree in ethical leadership in a format that lets you balance your coursework, job, and family. Plus, our accelerated program allows you to finish your bachelor’s degree in as few as 18 months. 

Why earn an ethical leadership degree at Thomas More?

Here’s more of what sets our ethical leadership degree apart. 

  • An accelerated format: You’ll earn your ethical leadership bachelor’s degree in as few as 18 months online, and on a schedule that works around your life. 
  • Career opportunities: You will learn the top leadership skills employers are looking for, like critical thinking, flexibility, creativity, and emotional intelligence. We also prepare you for careers in a wide range of industries and sectors — all that need organizational leadership by ethical leaders to be successful.  
  • Faculty with real-world experience: Our ethical leadership courses online are taught by faculty who are practicing experts in their field.
  • A history of producing ethical leaders: As a values-based, Catholic institution, Thomas More is the go-to for developing organizational management skills rooted in ethics. We understand the world needs strong ethical leaders now more than ever. We’re committed to helping our students build the ethical leadership skills necessary for effective organizational management.
  • Small class sizes: Our ethical leadership program courses are comprised of 25 students or fewer. This means you get personalized attention from each of your professors who understand your career aspirations to lead organizations ethically. 
  • Personalization: Whether you’re joining us from a community college, your current job, or from a different university, we’re dedicated to making the admission process as stress-free and individualized as possible. From your enrollment coach to your personal advisor, you have an entire team making sure you have what you need to get ahead.
  • Location: Learn anywhere you want by attending classes online.

Make the most of the college credits you’ve earned: You can work with your advisor to develop a custom undergraduate degree plan, and we’ll keep you on track throughout the ethical studies bachelor’s program. Bring us your credits, and we’ll help you complete your BA in ethical leadership faster, so you can make an impact sooner.

“The course content is well thought out and organized. The teachers used practical and real-world examples that students can relate to … (and) go above and beyond for each student creating a personalized graduation plan. My experience at Thomas More University has shaped who I am today.”

Samantha Wallace ’20, Ethical Leadership BA

Is a bachelor’s in ethical leadership degree from Thomas More right for me?

Of course, but don’t take our word for it.

You can study organizational leadership at a top university for ROI. 

A recent Georgetown University report named Thomas More University No. 1 out of 28 schools in Kentucky for ROI (return on investment). Our status as a small, private school allows us to provide an exclusive college experience, but we strive to balance that exclusivity with affordability and flexibility. We’re here to help you earn the degree you need so you can lead the organization you want.

With courses in liberal arts, leadership, law, and more, our program curriculum is designed to help you develop your administrative and organizational leadership skills through an ethical lens. 

Our curriculum is composed of 6- to 8-week courses, working around your schedule. This allows you to finish the bachelor’s degree program in two years (although some undergraduate students complete their BA in ethical leadership in as few as 18 months). 

You can expect to take undergraduate courses focusing on decision-making, business ethics, communication, and social

science. As part of the bachelor’s in ethical leadership degree program, you’ll also complete an internship for practical job experience. 

Sample ethical leadership courses at Thomas More University:

  • Business Ethics
  • Realm of Values
  • Strategic Leadership in the 21st Century 
  • Global Change
  • Leadership and Identity
  • Business and Professional Communication

As an ethical leadership major at Thomas More, you will learn organizational leadership and change concepts you can apply immediately or carry on with you into our Masters in Ethical Leadership program. At the same time, you’ll build connections to other students, faculty, and staff.

Thomas More University is one of the most cost-effective private universities in the Cincinnati, Ohio, area. In addition to our efforts to keep our tuition affordable for each ethical leadership major, we also provide our undergraduate students with personalized opportunities for financial aid, such as:

  • $1K undergraduate scholarships for new students
  • Education benefits for veterans
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Employer scholarships

If your employer offers tuition reimbursement, we will allow you to pay for your class after receiving your reimbursement. This is different from other colleges and universities and, we hope, a helpful benefit to our students.

For a current list of  tuition and fees please click HERE.

Several opportunities are possible for what you can do with an ethical leadership degree. A Bachelor of Arts in Ethical Leadership takes organizational leadership further by providing you with the skills you need to succeed in a wide variety of careers. These range from human resources and talent management to organizational development, consulting, and process improvement. Thomas More graduates now work in leadership roles in the following sectors:

  • Corporate 
  • Nonprofit 
  • Higher education
  • Healthcare
  • Public safety and service

Have an industry-specific goal? View the following programs for information on related degrees: 

  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

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Related programs to ethical leadership at Thomas More

Have an industry-specific goal? View the following programs for information on related degrees: 

Bachelor of Business Administration
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology