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.

Institutions Directory » Organizational Development

OD (Organization Development) is the process of developing an organization’s ability to achieve its business goals. OD utilizes planned interventions to develop the systems, structures, and processes within the organization to improve effectiveness. (ASTD. 2011. The Infoline Dictionary of Basic Trainer Terms A Revised and Updated Edition. Alexandria, VA: ASTD Press.)

Careers in Organizational Development may include the following job titles:

  • Training and Development Specialist
  • Manager/Director of Organizational Development
  • HR Director of Organizational and Employee Development
  • Manager/Director of Change Management
  • Organizational Change Management Analyst

  • Boise State University
    Organizational Performance and Workplace Learning Graduate Programs

    Boise State University’s OPWL department, started our online master’s degree program in 1989 – a year in advance of the debut of the World Wide Web! For over 30 years, we have been offering practitioner-oriented online courses to training and development professionals seeking to:

    develop th

    1910 University Drive Boise, Idaho 83725-2070 United States Map It »
  • Drexel University Online

    Founded in 1891, Drexel University is a top-ranked, urban research university, located in the heart of Philadelphia. Known as an academic center of excellence, entrepreneurship, and innovation, Drexel was a pioneer in technology-enhanced education for working adults. Today, nearly two decades after...

    3020 Market Street Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 United States Map It »
  • Purdue University
    MS in Corporate Training and Communication

    Purdue University’s online Master’s Degree in Corporate Training and Communication is designed to teach professionals charged with communicating and with leading training efforts in a variety of organizations and contexts. The degree emphasizes the uses of strategic communication, instructional

    100 South Grant Street West Lafayette, Indiana 47907 United States Map It »
    Purdue University
  • University of Maryland Baltimore County
    An Honors University in Maryland

    UMBC is defined by makers, explorers, doers and dreamers. Our applied graduate programs will put your career outlook into focus. Our students build applied knowledge through programs that focus on tomorrow’s innovations, growth, and success. UMBC combines the emphasis on teaching found at the...

    1000 Hilltop Circle Baltimore, Maryland 21250 United States Map It »
    University of Maryland Baltimore County
  • University of St. Francis
    Bigger thinking. Brighter purpose.

    Offering quality bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral and certificate programs, the University of St. Francis in Joliet, Illinois will provide the care and attention you need for a rewarding learning experience and successful future. Through our graduate business, education, nursing or social...

    500 Wilcox Street Joliet, Illinois 60435 United States Map It »
  • Alverno College

    P.O. Box 343922, 3400 South 43rd Street Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53234 United States Map It »
  • Auburn University

    Samford Hall, 182 S College St Auburn, Alabama 36849 United States Map It »
  • Baruch College

    1 Bernard Baruch Way New York, New York 10010 United States Map It »
  • Brooklyn College

    2900 Bedford Avenue Brooklyn, New York 11210 United States Map It »
  • California State University, East Bay

    25800 Carlos Bee Boulevard Hayward, California 94542 United States Map It »
  • Capella University

    225 South Sixth Street Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402 United States Map It »
  • Carlos Albizu University, San Juan Campus

    P.O. Box 9023711 San Juan, Puerto Rico 902 United States Map It »
  • Case Western Reserve University

    Think beyond the possible

    Cleveland, Ohio 44106 United States Map It »
  • Colorado Technical University

    Are You In?

    4435 North Chesnut Street Colorado Springs, Colorado 80916 United States Map It »
  • Eastern Kentucky University

    521 Lancaster Avernue Richmond, Kentucky 40475 United States Map It »
  • George Mason University

    Where Innovation Is Tradition

    4400 University Drive Fairfax, Virginia 22030 United States Map It »
  • Georgia State University

    P.O. Box 3963 Atlanta, Georgia 30302 United States Map It »
  • Grand Canyon University

    3300 West Camelback Road Phoenix, Arizona 85017 United States Map It »
  • Husson University

    A Private University in Northern New England

    One College Circle Bangor, Maine 44017 United States Map It »
  • Idaho State University

    921 South Eighth Avenue, Stop 8081 Pocatello, Idaho 83209 United States Map It »
  • Illinois State University

    Illinois' First Public University

    302 North Normal Street Normal, Illinois 61790 Map It »
  • Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis

    420 University Boulevard Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 United States Map It »
  • Marian University

    A catholic University in the Agnesian Tradition

    45 South National Avenue Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 54935 United States Map It »
  • Mississippi State University

    Mississippi State, Mississippi 39762 United States Map It »
  • Montclair State University

    Montclair, New Jersey 07043 United States Map It »
  • North Carolina State University

    2310 Stinson Drive Raleigh, North Carolina 27695 United States Map It »
  • Northern Arizona University

    South San Francisco Street Flagstaff, Arizona 86011 United States Map It »
  • Northwestern University

    2120 Campus Drive Evanston, Illinois 60208 United States Map It »
  • Oakland University

    2200 N. Squirrel Lane Rochester, Michigan 48309 United States Map It »
  • Palm Beach Atlantic University

    301 South Flagler Drive West Palm Beach, Florida 33401 United States Map It »
  • Pennsylvania State University

    University Park, Pennsylvania 16802 United States Map It »
  • Pepperdine University

    Strengthening Lives for Purpose, Service, and Leadership

    6100 Center Drive Los Angeles, California 90045 United States Map It »
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

    4170 City Avenue Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19131 United States Map It »
  • Queen's University

    1900 Selwyn Avenue Charlotte, North Carolina 20274 United States Map It »
  • Regent University

    Christian Leadership to Change the World

    1000 Regent University Drive Virginia Beach, Virginia 23464 United States Map It »
  • Roosevelt University

    430 South Michigan Avenue Chicago, Illinois 60605 United States Map It »
  • Saint Louis University

    leadership, organization

    221 N Grand Blvd St Louis, Missouri 63103 Map It »
  • Southern Illinois University


    Carbondale, Illinois 62901 United States Map It »
  • St. Cloud State University

    720 South 4th Avenue St. Cloud, Minnesota 56304 United States Map It »
  • St.Thomas University

    2115 Summit Avenue St. Paul, Minnesota 55105 United States Map It »
  • Teacher's College, Columbia University

    525 West 120th Street New York, New York 10027 United States Map It »
  • Trine University

    498 East Harcourt Road Angola, Indiana 46703 United States Map It »
  • Tusculum College

    Established 1794

    60 Shiloh Road Greeneville, Tennessee 37743 United States Map It »
  • University of Delaware

    303 Alfred Lerner Hall Newark, Delaware 19716 United States Map It »
  • University of New Haven

    300 Boston Post Road Wes Haven, Connecticut 06516 United States Map It »
  • University of North Texas

    1155 Union Circle #310530 Denton, Texas 76203 United States Map It »
  • University of South Florida

    4202 East Fowler Avenue Tampa, Florida 33620 United States Map It »
  • University of the Pacific

    Sacramento, California 95817 United States Map It »
  • University of the Rockies

    555 East Pikes Peak Avenue Colorado Springs, Colorado 80903 United States Map It »
  • University of Tulsa

    800 South Tucker Drive Tulsa, Oklahoma 74104 United States Map It »
  • University of Wisconsin - Stout

    Menomonie, Wisconsin 54741 United States Map It »
  • Washington University

    7425 Forsyth St. Louis, Missouri 63105 United States Map It »
  • Wright State University

    3640 Colonel Glenn Highway Dayton, Ohio 45435 United States Map It »