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Training and Development Concentration Program Online

MAOL Training and Development Plan

In today's dynamic business world, where knowledge and technology are constantly evolving, continual training and development are key elements of organizational success. The Training and Development concentration of the online Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership at Lewis University builds upon your current ability to manage and lead others, teaching you the skills to ensure that employees are both properly trained and working to their full potential.

Organizations invest in employee training and development to enhance job performance, improve productivity and increase morale, —all of which can positively impact an organization's bottom line. Through the topics covered in this concentration, you will examine the most effective and up-to-date practices and methods for training and teaching adults from diverse backgrounds and with varying learning styles, abilities and experience.

An Education Designed to Motivate

Upon completion of the online Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Training and Development, you'll be ready to meet the challenges of any organization and understand how to:

  • Create clear and effective communication on all levels, ranging from the individual to groups inside and outside the organization
  • Utilize coaching and mentoring skills to help others reach their full potential and perform their jobs well
  • Research and form theories on adult learning
  • Apply curriculum design principles to maximize learning outcomes
  • Leverage adult learning theories to tailor presentations and training to specific demographics for maximum impact

An advanced degree in training and development will equip you to meet the unique challenges of 21st century staff development. Lewis University’s organizational leadership program will help you stay on top of the newest learning theories, technologies, and tools to train, develop, and motivate an increasingly diverse staff. No matter what field or industry you work in, you will have a solid educational foundation that will allow you to help others within the organization to excel at their jobs.

Learn More

Discover more about the Training and Development concentration of the online Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership from Lewis University. Call (866) 967-7046 to speak with a Graduate Admissions Counselor or click here to request more information.