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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Theological Research Institute, Ltd. (TRI) | Evaluated Learning Experience

Business Leadership (BUS 450)


Self-study, self-paced.

Various; distance learning format.

August 2021 - Present.

Instructional delivery format: 
Proficiency exam
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to distinguish the concept of leadership from the concept of management; compare and contrast the major theories of leadership; analyze the decision-making process and change management; assess the skills necessary to exert power and influence in a non-authoritative leadership role; and evaluate the qualities necessary to effectively manage or lead in a team/group environment.


This course teaches students about effective business leadership techniques, with topics including leadership theory, change management, decision making, and the distinction between leadership and management.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Business, Management, Education, or Healthcare Management (7/22).