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 (11) 

  • Doctor of Education in Administration & Leadership
    Southern Nazarene University

    Learn how you can be a leader in your organization with SNU’s EdD in Administration and Leadership. This doctoral program with an embedded dissertation challenges students to become qualified leaders who contribute to their fields of study and inspire meaningful change. From the first class, you will be paired with a dissertation chair who will serve as your mentor throughout the program, which most students complete in less than 32 months.

    Southern Nazarene University
  • PhD in Education with a Specialization in Learning Technologies Design Research (LTDR)
    George Mason University

    The LTDR specialization is the first of its kind with an innovative approach that engages doctoral students in real-world, integrated design and research. With a combination of coursework and applied internships, graduates of this specialization are ready to serve as consultants with private companies, education and research think tanks, or as learning and development leaders in government agencies and non-profit organizations.

    PhD in Education with a Specialization i...
  • PhD
    Fielding Graduate University

    Human Development.

    The PhD in Human Development (HD) is focused on individual and transformational growth in personal, organizational, and cultural settings. The degree empowers doctoral scholar-practitioners with foundational and current research across the lifespan from multidisciplinary perspectives. The program features elective concentrations in a variety of subjects, such as Inclusive Leadership, Social Justice, Evidence Based Coaching, and others.

    Fielding Graduate University
  • EdD
    Fielding Graduate University

    Leadership for Change.

    Become a catalyst for positive change in your school, agency, or community. Fielding’s Doctor of Education (EdD) degree is designed for professionals inspired to tackle the challenges in today’s educational and human services systems. The program features elective concentrations in a variety of subjects, such as Community College Leadership, Social Justice, Dual Language, and others.

    Fielding Graduate University
  • 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...
  • Doctoral
    Our Lady of the Lake University

    Organizational Leadership

  • Doctorate
    Southern Illinois University

    Workforce Education and Development

  • Doctorate
    Drexel University Center For Graduate Studies

    Educational Leadership and Management with a concentration in HRD

  • Doctorate
    Carlos Albizu University, San Juan Campus

    Industrial/Organizational Psychology

  • Doctorate
    Barry University

    Leadership and Education with a Specialization in HRD