OD Education

OD Education

The need for qualified professionals certified in the field of OD is increasing.  The NJOD supports expanded initiatives to develop and offer educational studies for new, current and experienced OD professionals.  Please inform of us any existing program in OD currently not on the list below.

The following is a list of the Educational Institutions currently offering programs in Organization Development as gathered by the Organization Development Network.  In addition, for academic programs toward an MA or PhD, see www.SIOP.org — Society for Industrial and Social Psychology.

For descriptions of programs with greater detail, also see the NJOD OD EDUCATION  study describing the content and outline of many of the programs available nationally for OD Certification.


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Fresno Alliant International University
Rohnert Park Sonoma State University
San Francisco University of San Francisco
Santa Barbara Fielding Graduate University


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Newark University of Delaware

District of Columbia

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Washington American University


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Honolulu Hawaii Pacific University


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Chicago/Schaumburg Roosevelt University
Evanston Northwestern University
Lisle Benedictine University


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Wichita Friends University


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Boston Suffolk University


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Baltimore Johns Hopkins Carey Business School


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Minneapolis University of St. Thomas
Twin Cities University of Minnesota

New York

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New York Teachers College, Columbia University

North Carolina

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Charlotte Queens University of Charlotte
Charlotte The University of North Carolina at Charlotte


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Bowling Green Bowling Green State University


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Irving University of Dallas College of Business


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Arlington George Mason University


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Seattle Bainbridge Graduate Institute


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Madison Edgewood College