Are you interested in taking your career to the next level by expanding your leadership potential? Or do you have credits from other colleges or universities, but need to finish your degree with the flexibility and affordability of an online program? Normal online leadership programs only go so far, but with Oral Roberts University’s accredited, online degree in Leaderships Studies, you’ll experience the same unique Whole Person Education—mind, body and spirit—as on-campus students.
Exposes students to a comprehensive spectrum of hermeneutical and exegetical perspectives, tools and methods so that they can interpret the Bible responsibly and perceptively within a theological-historical framework. LEARN MORE
Versatile degree that equips business-minded professionals with the character and skill needed for graduate school or careers in economics, investment, finance, communication, marketing, management, technology, ministry, entrepreneurship and more. LEARN MORE
Equips and empowers those called to be lay counselors, pastors, teachers or other ministry leaders; also prepares students for graduate school in psychology or licensed professional counseling. LEARN MORE
Foundational degree that equips and educates those called to be Spirit-empowered pastors, missionaries, chaplains, evangelists or teachers; prepares for a master’s level degree in divinity, biblical literature or theological/historical studies. LEARN MORE
A comprehensive approach to communication theory with an emphasis on real-world application. Students develop skills in public speaking, problem solving, conference leadership, seminar development, systems analysis, interviewing, listening and more. LEARN MORE
Foundational degree that prepares those who want to shape politics, law, journalism, etc. for graduate school by enhancing writing and research skills and analyzing contemporary issues through a Christian worldview. LEARN MORE
A new online bachelor’s degree program at Oral Roberts University will help working adults propel themselves into one of the fastest-growing industries in the United States: information technology. LEARN MORE
For those passionate about fusing ministry and business, this distinct degree produces Spirit-empowered business professionals and ministers who engage culture in non-profit and for-profit, international or domestic businesses. LEARN MORE
Builds and strengthens conceptual, scholarly and professional skills for those who want to lead in law, government, business, journalism, teaching or fields that require knowledge of national and world events. LEARN MORE
A flexible degree for those who want to pursue two or three areas of study or who have significant credit from other universities, but need a personalized degree-completion plan. LEARN MORE
Equips business minded professionals for management and leadership positions in entrepreneurial, small business, corporate and government settings. Courses cover management, business communication, organizational behavior, conflict resolution, entrepreneurship, marketing, accounting and more. LEARN MORE
An empirical approach to studying human behavior, psychological principles and contemporary problems within a Christ-centered framework for evaluating theories, techniques and beliefs. LEARN MORE
A cutting-edge master’s degree for business professionals who desire the foundational knowledge of an MBA, but also need effective leadership training needed to succeed in today’s changing markets. LEARN MORE
A master’s degree for educators who need additional qualifications or credentials in order to become a principal or school administrator in a private or Christian elementary, middle or secondary school. LEARN MORE
"You still have community with your peers and classmates. I don’t think you miss much except for sitting in the classroom."
"At ORU, they give you the tools to educate the mind and educate the Spirit. I wanted to study caregiving and counseling to help other people, but it has benefitted me, too."
ORU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Additionally, three of our colleges have the highest specialized accreditation in the nation. The College of Theology and Ministry is accredited by the Association of Theological Schools; the College of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and the Oklahoma Board of Nursing; the College of Education is accredited by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education.