Gain deep knowledge and skills to lead learning and change to help adults, teams, and organizations thrive with an MEd in Learning, Leadership, and Organization Development.
Using our unique framework that emphasizes the theory and practice needed to strategically and holistically develop healthy, sustainable organizations, you will gain a mastery of multiple areas, including:
We admit new cohorts each fall for both our online program and our in-person program located on UGA's Gwinnett campus.
Geared toward mid-career professionals (with at least 3-5 years of experience) who want to further their studies and expand their career opportunities, our highly ranked two-year program offers flexible options for working professionals.
Through coursework, a real-world-based project, and interactions with faculty and other students, you will learn to conduct evidence-based practices of learning and change to address pressing challenges.
You will build skills and knowledge in coursework across five core areas:
In addition to 33 credits of coursework, you must complete:
Our program of study is the same for both online and blended formats. Our blended program offers bi-weekly evening classes at our Gwinnett campus combined with online work on alternating weeks.
Our supportive, world-renowned faculty use innovative, experiential teaching methods that allow you to directly apply what you learn. You will also be able to network with peers within your learning community and engage in instruction that brings concepts to life.
Almost all in-state students begin their studies at UGA paying limited tuition or fees. Please note that these amounts are subject to change and are meant to give prospective students an idea of the costs associated with a degree at the University of Georgia College of Education.
Students may qualify for a variety of assistantships, scholarships, and other financial awards to help offset the cost of tuition, housing, and other expenses.
Most graduate students at UGA are not assigned to a faculty advisor until after admittance. A close working relationship with your advisor is paramount to progressing through your program of study.
Build your professional network through our cohort-learning model, which many alumni say leads to valuable, lifelong connections. This cohort includes other dedicated mid-career professionals from business and industry, nonprofits, government agencies, and education.
Connect with students, faculty, and professionals through the University of Georgia Lifelong Learning Association (UGALLA). The group promotes networking and educational opportunities that include seminars, field trips, and workshops.
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