2017 - 2019 Program Schedule

MS in Organization Development

The two-year program consists of six face-to-face sessions − three in international locations (France, China, and Chile) and three in California − plus online blended learning courses associated with the residential intensives and practicums.

Session Date Location
Intensive 1: Individual Development and Change October 19 - 27, 2017 Monterey, California
Intensive 2: Small Systems Dynamic and Design February 1 - 9, 2018 Monterey, California
Intensive 3: Organizational Culture and Consulting Skills April 25 - May 3, 2018 Washington D.C.
Practicum 1: OD Practitioner as Global Citizen September 25 - October 5, 2018 Lyon, France
Practicum 2: International OD and Large Scale Systems Change January 22 - February 1, 2019 Chile
Practicum 3: Trans-organizational Systems May 5 - 14, 2019 China
Graduation August 2019 Malibu, CA

Online Learning Courses

Each online course corresponds with one of the intensives and practicums listed above and takes place in between face-to-face sessions.

Foundations and Orientation to Organization Development
Associated with Intensive 1; Individual Development and Change in Organizations

Foundations of Organization Theory and Group Dynamics
Associated with Intensive 2: Small Systems Assessment and Change

Foundations of Culture and Globalization
Associated with Practicum 1: OD Practitioner as Global Citizen

Foundations of Large Systems
Associated with Practicum 2: International OD and Large Scale Change

Foundations of Collaboration
Associated with Practicum 3: Transorganization Systems and Strategies