Bachelor of Science in
Leadership & Innovation in Science


Program Overview

Oral Roberts University’s Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Leadership and Innovation in Science is a residential program designed to prepare you for a successful career as a well-rounded science graduate. You will gain knowledge and skills to solve complex problems in engineering, science, and other related fields while also having the opportunity to pursue advanced studies in various scientific disciplines.

Moreover, our unique mission to develop Holy Spirit-empowered leaders through our Whole Person education initiative can set you apart as a scientist who can impact the worlds of social and physical sciences with your leadership and innovative skills. Our graduates will develop discipline in scientific methodology and learn effective communication to become successful leaders in the field of science.

Our commitment to equipping Spirit-empowered leaders is why you can graduate from this program fully prepared to lead with purpose. The ORU B.S. in Leadership and Innovation in Science program will challenge and empower you to do your best work, and become a successful leader and innovator in the field of science.


What can I do with a degree from ORU in Leadership & innovation in science?

  • Data Analyst
  • Science Writer/Communicator
  • Environmental Scientist
  • Laboratory Manager
  • Healthcare Administrator
  • Science Educator
  • Sustainability Coordinator

What are some of the core experiences of this program?

  • Christian Leadership
  • Spirit of Entrepreneurship
  • Principle of Management
  • Industrial and Organizational Pyschology
  •  Coursework in your choice of two different subjects in the College of Science and Engineering
  •  Completion of your choice of any College of Science and Engineering minor.

What makes ORU’s LEADERSHIP & INNOVATION IN SCIENCE program stand out?

As a Leadership and Innovation in Science student, you'll have a unique combination of Christian leadership courses, management courses, and your choice of any courses in the College of Science and Engineering.

What about accreditation?

As a university, we meet the accreditation standards set by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

Are there scholarships available?

Nearly 100% of our full-time, undergraduate residential students receive ORU grants and scholarships through academic achievement and through ORU’s premier scholarship opportunity of our Quest Whole Leader Scholarship. To learn more about financial aid, click here.


Andrew Lang, Ph.D. 
Chair of Computing and Mathematics

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