This program is designed as a stand-alone certificate, or it can serve as a step-up program into the Master of Professional Studies in Organization Development and Change. If you apply and are accepted into the master's degree program, the 12 credits you earn in the certificate may be applied toward the master's degree.
Course List - Graduate Certificate in Organization Development and Change Consulting Skills
|Foundations of Organization Development and Change||WF ED 572||Development of major concepts, skills and techniques required by workplace learning professionals to support and facilitate organization change.||3 credits|
|Assessing Data: Organizational Diagnosis*||WF ED 582||This course familiarizes students with approaches to assessing and feeding back data in organization development (OD) and consulting services.||3 credits|
|Marketing Organization Development*||WF ED 881||This course familiarizes students with the unique issues in marketing organization development (OD) and OD consulting services.||3 credits|
|Appreciative Inquiry*||WF ED 884||This course provides a foundation in the theories, principles, and techniques of Appreciative Inquiry (AI).||3 credits|
*Students may also choose TRDEV 565 in place of this course. This substitution can only be used once.
See course start and end periods and semesters offered on the Penn State World Campus student resources website.