Organizational Development

University of Denver

18 months
35040 USD/year
35040 USD/year
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Learn to improve individual and organizational performance using the tenets of organizational development. We offer a master degree in Organizational Development at the University of Denver. 


As organizations continue to evolve to meet the shifting demands of consumers and technology, develop your own philosophy around organizational change. This program prepares you to better facilitate communication between and among leadership and stakeholders, all in an effort to create a more effective organization.

Master of Arts in Communication Management with a concentration in Organizational Development at the University of Denver requires completion of 48 credit hours (12 courses).

Skills You'll Learn

  • Devise and deploy organizational development interventions to improve performance
  • Assess, compare, and contrast different models of change
  • Troubleshoot organizational issues and find creative solutions to problems

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Applied Critical Thinking in Communication
  • Communication Inquiry, Analysis, and Trends
  • Storytelling through Research and Measurement
  • Business Fundamentals for Communicators
  • Fundamentals of Organization Development
  • Organizational Culture and Organizational Development Impacts

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




48 alternative credits


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application (Fee is Currently Waived!)
  • Resume
  • Official Transcripts from Each Post-Secondary Institution Attended

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35040 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    35040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35040 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.


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