Organization Development

Pepperdine University

M.Sc. Blended
24 months
28880 USD/year
28880 USD/year
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Organization Development from Pepperdine University has earned an international reputation as the premier organizational education graduate program in the field and as an innovator of experiential learning. 


Designed for experienced professionals, Organization Development from Pepperdine University offers a global perspective on strategic change and its impact on organizational effectiveness.

Graduates with Organization Development from Pepperdine University will:

  • gain invaluable field experience at Fortune 500 companies, leading-edge businesses, nonprofit organizations, and government agencies.
  • learn the skills and mindset of an organization development practitioner from world-class faculty
  • gain real-world field experience working with professionals from different cultures and backgrounds

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Group Dynamics
  • Assessing and Experiencing Small Groups
  • Organizational Culture and Consulting Skills Culture and Globalization
  • Strategy and Large Systems
  • International OD and Complex, Large-Scale Systems Change
  • Trans-Organizational Systems and Future Forms of Organization

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




40 alternative credits



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

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

  • Essay
  • Resume
  • Official Transcript(s)
  • Undergraduate Degree
  • Recommendation Letters
  • Interview
  • 5 years Minimum Work Experience
  • Submit application requirements 
  • Translated transcripts must be in English, show course-by-course equivalency, and include a cumulative grade point average (GPA) on a 4.0 scale (A = 4.0). 
  • Academic transcript from an accredited U.S. college/university, reflecting a grade of "C" or better in a college-level English Composition course. ESL and remedial English courses are not accepted.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14440 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    28880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14440 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.


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Organization Development
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