What Can You Do With a Degree in Leadership & Organization Development?
Our executive leadership programs are designed to endow tomorrow’s leaders with strong leadership principles, teach effective models of organizational change, and enhance students’ leadership abilities. Alumni from the residential program in Leadership & Organization Development pursue very diverse post-graduate paths. This highly-respected degree may help you earn a promotion, launch a new career, or increase your confidence in a current position. Many graduates go into a private consulting practice or start their own businesses.
Graduates of the residential program have gone on to earn doctorates from Yale, Purdue, USC, University of Washington, University of Cincinnati, Rutgers, the Fielding Institute, and more.
Alumni with an MA in the LOD specialization are found in fields as diverse as marketing, education, organizational development, human resources, banking, IT, communications, not-for-profit, government, law, and community and corporate development. They hold such positions as:
- training and development specialist
- professional coach
- HR consultant
- executive director
- director of diversity
- project manager
- career counselor
- director of strategic planning
- director of public relations
- business relations manager
- business owner/entrepreneur
For more information on our Seattle residential curriculum, check out our residential learning model. This model involves multiple residential conferences. Visit the Seattle Campus Academic Calendar for the dates of residential conferences; you may select the desired semester at the top of that page.