• Application Deadline
  • 18 months
    Duration
The Master of Arts in Organizational Development from Webster University is designed for managers and other professionals who want to enhance their professional skills and marketability or enter the profession of organizational development as either an external or internal consultant. 

About

Only students providing valid contact details (E-mail and phone number) will be contacted by the university regarding their requests.

The field of organizational development helps managers and middle managers improve organizational effectiveness by working with other stakeholders to design, facilitate, and evaluate changes. Through the use of diagnostic models, students will learn how to plan and carry out effective organizational development projects and interventions within their own organizations.

The Master of Arts in Organizational Development from Webster University is for those who face change-related challenges at work, and students of this graduate certificate program will learn about the theories, skills, and professional frameworks of organizational development that can be applied to real-world situations.

Learning Outcomes

Students will possess a learning portfolio documenting organizational development competency acquisition over the course of the program. 

Students will possess an organizational development personal and professional development plan by end of the program.

Students will demonstrate acquisition of individual course learning objectives through theoretical application papers, case discussions, written case analyses, class role plays and simulations, use of electronic and social media, and organizational development project interventions papers and logs.

Programme Structure

For more information, please visit the programme website.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 18 months
    • Duration description
      18 months - 2 years (36 Credit Hours)
    Part-time
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

  • Signed Application Form
  • Proof of English Proficiency:

– TOEFL: PBT 550 | iBT 80

– IELTS: 6.5

– Pearson: 53

  • Undergraduate Transcripts
  • Essay: 300-500 word essay on a topic of your choice OR Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • One Letter of Recommendation
  • Certificate of Finance showing $Tuition plus $16,000
  • Copy of Passport ID Page
  • Official University/College Transcripts (for Transfer Students)
  • Some programs have additional entry requirements. Please contact your advisor for more information.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    18000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
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Living costs for Webster Groves

  • 800 - 1300 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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