ATD Learning & Development Degree Directory

Search for advanced degree and certificate programs in HR, training, and learning & development-related fields from this comprehensive list of more than 300 institutes of higher learning.

Selected Degrees (7) 

  • Education, Training, and Instructional Technology, Master of Arts
    Indiana University Of Pennsylvania

    The IUP master's degree in Education, Training, and Instructional Technology is a new program built on over 40 years of experience in adult education and 20 years of experience in instructional design. The ETIT program employs a theory-to-practice approach that encourages students to relate course content to their careers and specific areas of interest.

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  • Leadership for Employee Engagement Certificate
    University of Pennsylvania, Graduate School of Education

    Penn GSE’s newest certificate offering provides you with strategic tools and frameworks to strengthen your team and your organization. Managers are facing unprecedented challenges, brought about by new work modalities, changing expectations from employees, increased levels of uncertainty, and incredible churn brought on by the “great resignation.” These changes also offer remarkable potential to redefine and reshape organizational culture. Earn a certificate in Leadership for Employee Engagement to cultivate organizational culture and enhance employee engagement. 

    Leadership for Employee Engagement Certi...
  • Graduate Certificate in Human Resources Compliance
    Drexel University Online

    The online Graduate Certificate in Human Resources Compliance from the Kline School of Law develops and improves career-related skills in the focused area of human resources compliance. The curriculum includes both a small core of general law courses, focused training in ethics and compliance, and in-depth study of crucial issues in human resources rules and regulation.

    Program Features

    • Intended for those working in human resources and related fields who would benefit from focused legal knowledge regarding compliance, as well as those seeking a career change
    • Entirely online, with courses taught by award-winning professors from the Kline School of Law
    • ATD members receive a 10% tuition savings

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  • Master of Legal Studies - Human Resources Compliance Concentration
    Drexel University Online

    Earn a Master of Legal Studies with a concentration in Human Resources Compliance from Drexel’s Thomas R. Kline School of Law. The online program provides you with the expert knowledge and skills you need to deal effectively with critical legal compliance issues that HR professionals encounter every day – from employee hiring and termination to employer/employee relationship management as well as negotiation, mediation and alternative dispute resolution.

    Program Features

    • Taught by world-renowned faculty from the Thomas R. Kline School of Law
    • The online format enables you to learn on your own schedule, with the option of taking classes either part-time or full-time
    • ATD members receive a 10% tuition savings

    Master of Legal Studies - Human Resource...
  • EdD in Educational Leadership and Management - Human Resource Development Concentration
    Drexel University Online

    Drexel’s EdD in Educational Leadership and Management with a concentration in Human Resource Development produces 21st century leaders with the competencies and capabilities to facilitate workplace learning, performance, and change in any organizational setting, empowering you to move ahead professionally.

    Program Features

    • Recipient of the Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate (CPED) Program of the Year Award for 2019, a prestigious distinction that recognizes programs demonstrating excellence, innovation, and impact
    • Prepares graduates who are capable of creating and supporting strong, sustainable education environments
    • Three formats available: Fully online, hybrid option based in Philadelphia, PA and hybrid option based in Washington, DC
    • ATD members receive a 30% tuition savings

    EdD in Educational Leadership and Manage...
  • MS in Learning Technologies
    Drexel University Online

    Drexel’s online MS in Learning Technologies focuses on key tenets of education technology and design to prepare you for careers in a variety of settings and provides a modern look at how technology and education interact with and support each other. Taught by Drexel’s renowned faculty, this degree is ideal for those interested in game-based learning, instructional design and technology leadership.

    Program Features

    • Prepares graduates for roles as future-focused, collaborative leaders able to build connected learning communities
    • Learn from faculty members who are recognized scholars and practitioners in the field
    • ATD members receive a 30% tuition savings

    MS in Learning Technologies
  • MS in Human Resource Development
    Drexel University Online

    Take your organization to the next level with Drexel’s online MS in Human Resource Development. Designed for employee-focused professionals, this degree combines psychology, business and education principles to help you become a strategic partner to your organization’s leaders and implement real change in your company. Learn to empower employees and foster an innovative spirit using current research, best practices and the latest technology.

    Program Features

    • Prepares you to facilitate learning, performance, and change across all organizational levels
    • Recognized by the Academy of Human Resource Development as a Program of Excellence
    • ATD members receive a 30% tuition savings

    MS in Human Resource Development