Organization Development and Leadership M.S.
The Organization Development and Leadership M.S. at Saint Joseph's University is designed for professionals who want to lead change and achieve outstanding results in today's complex organizations. The M. S. covers leadership, organization change, adult learning and training, talent development, organizational psychology, organization development, diversity, equity inclusion, and personal self-development.
Our experiential learning format allows you to immediately apply classroom learning in the workplace. Class sizes are small and offer interactive experiences with engaging and challenging projects and activities. You’ll be a part of a rich and vibrant learning community.
Customize your graduate study to your experience level and interests by selecting one of three concentrations:
- Adult Learning and Training (ALT)
- Organizational Psychology and Development (OPD)
- Organization Dynamics and Leadership (ODL)
- Organizational Development and Leadership Online (ODL)
Start today and take classes on campus, online or both.
$102,640 is the average salary for training and development managers
At a Glance
Fall, Spring, Summer
|Credits & Concentrations||
Organization Dynamics and Leadership: 36 credits
Organizational Psychology and Development: 36 credits
Adult Learning and Training: 36 credits
9 credits per semester
|Part-time||6 credits or less per semester|
|Tuition||$887 per credit (2019-2020)
|Average Class Size||12-16 students|
|Average Work Experience||
Work experience varies depending on concentration.
Organizational Dynamics and Leadership: 8+ years of post-undergraduate work experience
Organizational Psychology and Development: 0-2 years of post-undergraduate work experience
Adult Learning and Training: 2+ years of post-undergraduate work experience
|Jobs in ODL||Vice president, director, manager, partner or specialist in Human Resources, Executive Coaching, Change Management, Organization Development, Training, Learning, and Change Management|
|Housing||While most of our graduate students commute, there are resources available for those interested in living on-campus or in near-by off-campus housing.|
|Graduate assistantships||Graduate assistantships are offered on a limited basis. Please contact the program director for availability.|
|Veterans||SJU is a yellow ribbon school that accepts GI education benefits. Our Office of Veterans Service can help you access and understand your benefits.|