Graduate Certificate in Positive Organization Development
Champlain College

Program Details

Want to lead change, meet corporate objectives and create an atmosphere of collaboration within your organization?  Then consider an online Graduate Certificate in Positive Organization Development from Champlain College.  This advanced program will enhance your leadership skills and teach you to use cutting-edge, Appreciative Inquiry.  You will study philosophy, principles and theory relating to organizational change and development that you can put immediately into practice.  Coursework involves:

  • Strength-based assessment and analysis
  • The art of question:  inquiry-based change in organizations
  • Foundations of positive organizational change


  • 2 years experience and current employment in a professional work environment with opportunities for applying new skills. Applicants with limited work experience will be considered on a case-by-case basis.  
  • Resume
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution with at least a 2.5 GPA
  • College Transcripts
  • Essay

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education