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Certificate in Organizational Development

The Graduate Certificate in Organizational Development is designed to allow students to pursue graduate-level advanced studies in the subject area of organizational development, analyze and design high performing organizations; apply coaching, mentoring, and motivational models, and develop leadership skills to lead strategic change initiatives.

This certificate is 12 credits, 6 of which must be taken at Charter Oak. All courses must be completed with a grade of B or above

Certificate Requirements

OEL 501: Learning Community

3 cr

OEL 530: Organizational Development Landscape

3 cr

OEL 615: Developing & Leading Others

3 cr

OEL 643: Leading Organizational Change

3 cr


12 cr


Student Learning Outcomes

Students who complete an Organizational Development certificate will be able to:

  1. assess and design learning communities and construct organizational leadership strategies;
  2. design and implement organizational change processes; and
  3. construct organizational leadership strategies and explain the complexities of organizational design and the interconnection between organizational structures.


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