Organization Development and Leadership Graduate Certificate


The post-baccalaureate and post-master’s certificate programs in organization development and leadership (ODL) are designed for professionals who want to lead change and achieve outstanding performance in today’s complex organizations. The graduate certificate programs offer three concentrations to allow students to focus on particular aspects of organization development and assessment.

Concentrations offered include:

  • Adult Learning and Training
  • Organization Dynamics and Leadership
  • Organization Psychology and Development

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

The post-baccalaureate certificate is designed for individuals who have earned a bachelor’s degree and wish to pursue a shorter program of study to focus or expand knowledge and skills. Certificate requirements are described below.

Post-Master’s Certificate

This program is designed for students who possess a master’s degree from another area or different concentration from that earned as part of their graduate degree. Post-master’s candidates may substitute other concentration courses in consultation with the program director. To fulfill the requirements of the organization development and leadership certificate, a student is required to complete six courses (18 credits) within each concentration:

Adult Learning and Training

  • Adult Learning: Theory and Application - three credits
  • Performance Consulting - three credits
  • Adult Learning Methods - three credits
  • Learning Design and Implementation - three credits
  • Two ODL courses within the Adult Learning and Training Concentration

Organization Dynamics and Leadership

  • Organization Change and Culture - three credits
  • Facilitative Leadership and Organization Development - three credits
  • Strategic Leadership - three credits
  • Three ODL elective courses within the Organization Dynamics and Leadership concentration.

Organization Psychology and Development

  • Performance Consulting - three credits
  • Strategic Leadership - three credits
  • Psychological Assessments - three credits
  • Psychology of Executive Coaching - three credits
  • Leadership and Team Development - three credits
  • Seminar in Organizational Psychology Issues - three credits

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