Master’s Program

Master’s Student Resources

»HDO Student Academic Handbook:  View/download the HDO Student Academic Handbook here.

»HDO Student Billing GuidelinesView/download the HDO Student Billing Guidelines here.

» HDO Master’s Alumni Page: This page brings the HDO Master’s alumni community together around events, job boards, networking, and much more

» HDO Survey: Use this form to submit your suggestions and questions on the academics and administration of the HDO program. This form is anonymous, but we do ask that you specify your graduation year. If you would like to share your name, please fill out the optional box at the end. Click here to participate.

» Capstone Project Information: 

Capstone Project Guidelines: View/download the guidelines here.

Capstone Milestones: View capstone milestones here.

Capstone Project Poster Template: Download the template here. For printing purposes, the poster specs are: 48 inches (width) x 32 inches (height)

Capstone Project Posters Archive: View previous posters here.

Batten-Savoie Scholars Application (Capstone Funding Assistance): Click here to apply

Student Biographies 

  • HDO Class of 2023 Student Biographies View here.
  • HDO Class of 2022 Student Biographies: View here.

Class Meeting Dates

Spring 2023 (Class of 2023)

Intensive Week: January 12-14

  • January 27-28
  • February 10-11
  • February 24-25
  • March 10-11
  • *March 24-25
  • *March 31-April 01
  • April 14-15
  • April 28-29

 *back-to-back weekends

 HDO 384: Organizational Inertia, Decision Making, and Change

  • Friday 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

 HDO 382: Approaches to Leadership 

  • Saturday 8:30 am to 11:30 am

HDO 391: Quantitative Research in Organizations

  • Saturday 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm

HDO 289: Writing and Researching Organizations

  • Saturday 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm


Summer 2023 (Class of 2023)

*Intensive Week:  June 01-03

*June 09-10

June 23-24

July 07-08

July 21-22

*August 04-05

*August 11-12

*back-to-back weekends

 HDO 287: The Structure of Organizations

  • Friday 4:00pm to 7:00pm

 HDO 386: Persuasion and Argumentation

  • Saturdays 8:30am to 12:30pm

 HDO 380: Cultural Perspectives on the Human Dimensions of Organizations

  • Saturdays 1:30pm to 5:30pm

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