Online Organizational Development Certificate

This online certificate will prepare you to successfully manage the new normal in organizations- constant change- and to understand how a dynamic, and sometimes volatile, work environment affects people. Communication skills are strongly emphasized.

Our online Organizational Development Certificate will:

  • Educate you to manage in a rapidly changing environment
  • Prepare you to help others successfully adapt to change
  • Give you the tools to collect and analyze information to understand and manage change
  • Allow you to effectively communicate within organizations

Note: Federal financial aid is only available for associate, bachelor's and master's degree programs. Stand-alone certificate programs are ineligible for financial aid.


 Course # Course TitleCredits
MGMT 210 Managing Behavior in Organizations 3
COMM 130 Interpersonal Communication 3
MGMT 280 Organization Development 3
MGMT 370** Business Research Methods 3
COMM 340 Organizational Communication 3
Plus 2 of the following:  
COMM 350 Conflict Management 3
COMM 360 Social Interaction in the Digital Age 3
MGMT 320*** Managing Talent 3
  Total Credits to Earn This Certificate: 21

*Some courses in this certificate program may have prerequisites. Please click on the course name for a description and prerequisite information. If prerequisites are listed that are not currently part of the certificate program please call an admissions representative at 888-545-3459 for more information.

**If student has not successfully completed a statistics course, he/she will be required to take MATH 180

***This course is only available to students not enrolled in the business management degree program.