The Master of Education in Organizational Management is a 36-credit program with specializations in general management, higher education and non-profit management. The program is designed for professionals from all types of organizations that are facing change in the way they currently operate. The program of study addresses the methods and techniques of enhancing performance in organizations of all sizes and prepares students for management positions in fields such as human resources, education, health care administration, government agencies, human services, libraries and museums. It also deals with the development of people and processes critical to organizations.
This program is based on the belief that learning leads to change, and those organizations with the ability to learn continuously will be successful in uncertain and changing environments. The courses emphasize individual and team-based learning; the identification and development of competencies that are important for the achievement of organizational objectives. Forms of organizational leadership that encourage and support the new application of learning in a variety of enterprises are also emphasized.
Note: The Organizational Management program is NOT linked to Massachusetts teacher licensure.
Upon completion of the program students will:
Articulate a leadership theory for application in their professional field.
Apply research skills to learn and develop advanced knowledge in their professional field.
Demonstrate knowledge and skills in broad array of topics affecting organizations (i.e. non-profits, secondary/private school administration, human resource professional).
Introduction to Organizational Management 3 cr.
Ethics and Emotional Intelligence 3 cr.
Marketing and Branding Organizations 3 cr.
Organizational Metrics 3 cr.
Operational and Financial Analysis 3 cr.
Leading Organizational Change 2 cr.
Trends in Technology 3 cr.
Talent Management 3 cr.
Total 24 cr.
Students choose between the following specialization courses.
General Management Specialization Courses
Research Strategies 3 cr.
Project Management 3 cr.
Creativity and Innovation 3 cr.
Negotiation and Conflict 3 cr.
Total 12 cr.
Higher Education Specialization Courses
Introduction to Higher Education 3 cr.
Learning Environments & Concepts 3 cr.
Student Affairs in Higher Education 3 cr.
Assessment & Outcomes in Higher Education 3 cr.
Total 12 cr.
Non-Profit Management Specialization Courses:
Managing the Non-Profit 3 cr.
Marketing and Fundraising in Non-Profits 3 cr.
Non-Profit Leadership 3 cr.
Strategy for Non-Profits 3 cr.
Total 12 cr.
Total degree requirements 36 cr.
Endicott College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.