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Extended Programs


Organizational Development

Advisor: Dr. Fraya Wagner-Marsh
466 Owen Building

Admission to the Graduate Certificate program is limited to students who have completed a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution of higher education with a minimum GPA of 2.7 (on a 4.0 scale). The GMAT is not required for the Graduate Certificate programs.

Required Courses: 15 hours

  • MGMT 602 - Theory and Techniques of Organizational Development 3 hrs
  • MGMT 610 - Diagnostic Techniques and Research Methods 3 hrs

Three courses from the following:

  • MGMT 613 - Leadership in Business Organizations: Theory and Practice 3 hrs
  • MGMT 616 - Negotiation and Influence Applications for Business 3 hrs
  • MGMT 615 - Organization Design and Strategy 3 hrs
  • MGMT 628 - Human Resource Development 3 hrs
  • MGMT 638 - Building Continuous Improvement Teams 3 hrs
  • MGMT 648 - Communication and Organizational Effectiveness 3 hrs

Certificate Total: 15 hours


A maximum of three graduate credit hours may be transferred to a College of Business graduate certificate in an area of specialization. Please view the course description for required prerequisite.