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Executive Leadership Certificate

Earn an Executive Leadership Certificate

A certificate in Executive Leadership will enable you to acquire best practices in leadership, which will propel your career to the executive suites.

You’ll learn how to have effective communication, persuasion and conflict resolution methodologies.

Course Requirements

Course Requirements

12 credits required for completion.

Executive Leadership

OD 650 Strategic Communication
OD 655 Innovation and Creativity
OD 678 Conflict Management Systems
OD 688 Leadership

Course Rotation

Course Rotation

COURSE ROTATION

Each semester is divided into two 8-week sessions.

MSOD Core

OD 600 Intro to OD - Fall Weekend
OD 600 Intro to OD - Spring Weekend
OD 600 Intro to OD - Summer Weekend
OD 601 Statistics - Fall 8-week
OD 601 Statistics - Spring 8-week
OD 601 Statistics - Summer Online
OD 625 Practical Research Design - Fall 8-week
OD 625 Practical Research Design - Spring 8-week
OD 630 Apps of Psych in Orgs - Fall 8-week
OD 630 Apps of Psych in Orgs - Summer 8-week
OD 640 OD and Planned Change - Fall 8-week
OD 640 OD and Planned Change - Summer 8-week
OD 640 OD and Planned Change - Spring 8-week
OD 660 Organizational Analysis - Fall 8-week
OD 660 Organizational Analysis - Summer 8-week
OD 675 Team Development - Fall 8-week
OD 675 Team Development - Spring Online
OD 675 Team Development - Summer 8-week
OD 691 Consulting Skills - Fall 8-week
OD 691  Consulting Skills - Spring  8-week
OD 695 Capstone - Fall 16-week
OD 695 Capstone - Spring 16-week
OD 695 Capstone - Summer 16-week        

MSOD Concentrations/Certificates

Executive Leadership Development:

OD 650 Strategic Communication - Fall Online
OD 650  Strategic Communication - Summer 8-week
OD 655 Innovation and Creativity - Spring 8-week
OD 678 Conflict Management - Summer 8-week
OD 688 Leadership & Influence - Fall 8-week
OD 688 Leadership & Influence - Spring Online

Leadership Coaching:

OD 642 Introduction to Coaching - Fall 8-week
OD 642 Introduction to Coaching - Spring 8-week
OD 643 Personal Coaching - Spring 8-week
OD 644 Coaching Skills - Summer 8-week
OD 645 Leadership Coaching as an OD Intervention - Fall 8-week   

Strategic Human Resources:

OD 679 Training & Development - Spring 8-week
OD 679 Training & Development - Summer 8-week
OD 662 Strategic Management - Fall 8-week
OD 664 Workforce Planning & Employment - Fall 8-week 
OD 667 Total Rewards & Risk Management - Spring 8-week
OD 668 Employee and Labor Relations - Summer 8-week

Career Opportunities

Careers with a Master’s Degree in Organizational Development

Careers with a Master’s Degree in Organizational Development

In whatever direction your career path lies, you will find your knowledge and skills as an OD practitioner will give you broad appeal in diverse fields and career paths. OD practitioners serve in such areas as:

  • Business development consulting
  • Campaign strategizing
  • Conflict resolution
  • Executive coaching
  • Human Resource management
  • Leadership training

The Avila Promise

  • Tuition Protection
  • 4-Year Graduation Guarantee
  • Internship or Research Guarantee
  • Up to $1,000 Travel Award

 

That’s the Avila Promise.

Your next chance to SOAR

Welcome Class of 2023

All first-year students are required to attend one SOAR (Student Orientation, Advising and Registration) event.

Your next opportunity is May 24, 2019.

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