Master's of Science in Organizational Development and Leadership

Newberry College offers the following master’s degree program: Master of Science in Organizational Development and Leadership (MSODL), through the Department of Business Administration.

The MSODL is designed as a practitioner-oriented, professional graduate degree program – designed to optimize leaders’ capacity to change the world – one organization at a time. Grounded in the Lutheran values of lifelong intellectual development and meaningful vocation, we blend a traditional liberal arts education with strong professional programs. Graduate students’ learning journey entails applied research (practitioner) built on a foundation of interdisciplinary theory (professional). Through an interdependent relationship between industry and the academy, each class will contribute to your becoming a knowledgeable, skilled, and agile practitioner – actively contributing to organizational change, learning, and optimization.

Academic policies and procedures that govern Newberry College students are published in the Academic Catalog and the Student Handbook.