M.S. in Corporate Learning and Development (Blended Format)
One-year program offers new career options for educators, advancement for corporate associates
At corporations, non-profits and public agencies, the need to develop and train staff has never been greater. Improving both technical and the softer “professional” skills is critically important to gain a competitive advantage, and represents an exciting new career option for new graduates, corporate associates, or educators.
LIU Post’s 30-credit M.S. in Corporate Learning and Development provides the knowledge needed to enter the field of professional skills development, including such roles as trainer, instructional designer or manager, facilitator, coach, or professional skills consultant.
Schedule for the three summer courses:
EDC 603: August 2, 3, 4 and 9.
EDC 609: August 10, 11, 16 and 17
LIS 630: August 18 and September 6, 7 and 8
- 30-credit Master’s program can be completed in one year (summer, fall, spring & summer semesters)
- Also confers Professional Skills Certificate
- Interdisciplinary cohort model
- Includes internships and other experiential learning
- Blended format combines face-to-face and online learning
- No thesis -- e-portfolio based
BLENDED FORMAT – PART CLASSROOM, PART ONLINE
The program is offered in the blended learning format, which combines the convenience of online learning with the richness of face-to-face classroom instruction. Learn more….
PROFESSIONAL SKILLS CERTIFICATE
How is this program different? In addition to the traditional skills required to enter the training profession, this program will provide you with a 12-credit Professional Skills Certificate that covers essential skills from the consulting field (i.e., listening, facilitating discussion, managing difficult conversations) that are so critical in the business setting.
The program begins with an intensive, two-week summer term at the LIU Post campus in Brookville, N.Y., followed by online courses through the fall and spring semesters, and finally one more two-week intensive at LIU Post. View course schedule…
Apply by July 1 to be considered for up to $5,000 in annual scholarships. Read more…
Eight courses, plus an internship, cover every aspect of training, instructional design and professional skills development in the corporate setting.
The M.S. in Corporate Learning and Development is taught by distinguished professors of education, management, counseling and library science with the highest degrees in their fields from such universities as Stanford, Columbia and NYU. Meet our faculty….
PROFESSIONAL SKILLS ARE IN DEMAND IN THE CORPORATE WORLD
“I know from my own corporate background how important instructional designers, trainers and professional skills developers are to an organization, and the demand is growing fast. This program offers new career options for teachers, as well as skills that can help corporate associates advance.”
-- Robert Hannafin, Ph.D., dean of the College of Education, Information and Technology at LIU Post and former executive at PriceWaterhouseCoopers LLP.
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