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Organization Development, M.Sc.

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Whether you’re pursuing a career in consulting, human resources, or mid-level management in just about any organization, the Master of Science in Organization Development (MSOD) degree prepares you to create engaging work environments, build strong effective teams, and empower your employees to be the best that they can be.

About

The MSOD program educates you to:

  • Dive into the psychology behind successful organizations
  • Equip yourself to lead organizations through change
  • Learn what makes the top workplaces in the country irresistible
  • Attract the best talent you can find (and keep them)
  • Help your employees become the best that they can be
  • Become an expert at motivating different personality types
  • Build dynamic, efficient, powerhouse teams

Completion of the Master of Science in Organization Development program requires a total of 30 credit hours and can be accomplished in less than two years. To accommodate the busy schedules of working professionals, the majority of the coursework will be offered in an online format. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Adult Learning and Organization Development
  • Research Design
  • Consultation in Organizations
  • Organization Analysis
  • Individual and Team Interventions
  • Organizational Interventions

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    71

    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:

    525

    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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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.75

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.75 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • Completed graduate application
  • Official transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • Resume

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    930 USD/credit
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  • National Applies to you

    930 USD/credit
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  • In-State Applies to you

    930 USD/credit
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Living costs for Madison

  • 1015 - 1760 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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