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 (17) 

  • Masters Public Administration
    Key Executive Leadership Programs

    Ranked #4 in the U.S. News and World Report (2021), Key is the global public sector leadership program of choice because it challenges good managers to become extraordinary leaders who build an environment for organized success.

    Established in 1975, the Key Executive Leadership Program is a graduate course of study in the skills, knowledge, and values needed by top-level public executives and offers participants the perspectives and competencies necessary for effective performance in high level executive work

    Key Executive Leadership Programs
  • 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
  • PhD
    Fielding Graduate University

    Organizational Development and Change.

    The PhD in Organizational Development and Change (OD & Change) is a multidisciplinary degree for scholar-practitioners who want to expand their capacities to bring about positive change in today’s organizations and communities. The program features elective concentrations in a variety of subjects, such as Sustainability 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
  • Certificate
    Fielding Graduate University

    Evidence Based Coaching.

    Fielding’s Evidence Based Coach program is an accredited Coach Training Program by the International Coach Federation (ICF). Within the past decade, the coaching profession has grown rapidly in businesses, schools, and organizations. Set yourself apart from others in the field with an Evidence Based Coaching (EBC) certificate. This multidisciplinary-based synchronous certification program can be completed in eight months through a combination of teleconferencing and face-to-face sessions.

    Fielding Graduate University
  • Masters
    Fielding Graduate University

    Organization Development and Leadership. 

    Featuring an accelerated curriculum, this one-year MA in Organization Development and Leadership (MA-OD&L) program will equip you with the leadership skills needed to address contemporary challenges and prepare you to be a transformative change agent within your organization.

    Fielding Graduate University
  • Pathway Program BA (Hons) Applied Business (Management) at University of Wales Trinity Saint David
    Ducere Global Business School

    A revolutionary path towards Bachelor Degree status. A truly global education experience. This is the program for working adults seeking to attain their BA while working on career-relevant projects. Earn your fully accredited bachelor's degree in 18-24 months.  100% online, accredited, and one of the most affordable options for North American working adult/students.

    No fee to apply.  Network with alumni from Fortune 500 brands.  Total tuition is under $20k USD with current scholarships. 

    Students will complete an Advanced Diploma of Business from Mentor Education with a direct pathway into the BA (Hons) Applied Business (Management) at University of Wales Trinity Saint David, with only six further modules to complete. Students will also obtain certificates from Ivy league colleges such as Harvard and MIT along the way through edX.

    Course Overview
    Designed to provide students with the skills and under...

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  • MBA (DATA AND CYBER MANAGEMENT) by Ducere and The University of New England
    Ducere Global Business School

    The onine MBA (DATA AND CYBER MANAGEMENT) by Ducere and The University of New England, with a focus on data and cyber management, our MBA will provide the leaders of tomorrow (i.e. you!) with an understanding of core business concepts and a diverse set of industry-focused skills through the application of holistic, real-world analysis and an exploration of current business theories.

    Completed entirely online, you will journey through a variety of business and cyber units, challenge yourself in academic
    and practical assessments culminating in the completion of a collaborative industry project sourced by the University’s course
    partner, the Ducere Global Business School. 

    Entry Criteria: Bachelor Degree OR Graduate Certificate in Data and Cyber Management

    MBA (Data & Cyber Management)
    Core subject areas of the MBA:
    » Global Cyber Security and Law
    » Risk Analysis and Threat Management
    » Big Data

  • The MBA, Luxury Brand Management from Ducere & University of East London
    Ducere Global Business School

    The MBA Luxury Brand Management at the University of East London, Ducere Global Business School, combines academic excellence with the most modern online learning experience tailored to your passion and industry. This program answers the surging global demand for relevant, industry-ready, luxury brand managers. 

    Through this 100% online, 12-month program, students will earn a world-class accredited degree with a focus on the global luxury market, based on solving applied industry projects, no exams. Tuition is less than $20k USD, with current available distance learning scholarships.

    Get the full course brochure here. 

    This course is designed to give luxury business professionals the opportunity to:
    » Learn real-world insights underpinned by relevant frameworks and tools required to achieve advancement as a current leader in luxury brand management.

    The MBA, Luxury Brand Management from Du...
  • The Online MBA from Ducere & University of Wales Trinity Saint David
    Ducere Global Business School

    The 100% Online MBA with Ducere and University of Wales Trinity St. David

    See more and get the full course brochure.

    Tailor your MBA to your job and your passions. All assignments are focussed on solving complex challenges within your organisation. Because of the applied nature of the MBA, many employers support staff to attain their MBA with tuition contributions or study leave. All coursework is completed in 12 months, plus the Applied Research Project in 3-6 months.  Learn from world-leaders, top academics at UWTSD, and from your graduation coaches along the journey.

    Get accepted BASED ON YOUR PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE, (Even if you don't have a completed Bachelor's degree.)

    The Online MBA 
    Designed to provide employees with
    the skills and competencies to become champions of change. As an applied degree, assignments explore:
    » Global Business Challenges

    The Online MBA from Ducere & University...
  • The Executive MBA from Ducere & University of East London
    Ducere Global Business School

    The 100% online Executive MBA (EMBA) is a five core subject, applied project 12-month, interactive MBA.  The perfect MBA for the executive seeking applied learning, relevant modules, career boost, and affordable tuition. (Less than $20k USD total with current distance learning scholarships).

    Get full brochure here: 

    Applied Project Core subject areas of the MBA:
    » Business Strategy
    » Leadership in Practice
    » Digital Transformation
    » Marketing and Communications
    » Finance for Managers
    + Industry Applied Project

    Calendar Intakes
    » January
    » June
    » September

    Executive MBA – Master of Business Administration Class of 2021

    Complete 5 Core Subjects
    Applied Industry Project
    Online delivery
    » 100% Online
    » Tailored to Your Job and Career
    » App...

    The Executive MBA from Ducere & Universi...
  • Doctorate
    San Diego University

    Philosophy in Leadership Studies

  • Masters
    San Diego University

    Nonprofit Leadership and Management

  • Masters
    San Diego University

    Higher Education Leadership

  • Masters
    Azusa Pacific University

    Leadership and Organizational Studies