How to Apply

How to Apply

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Fearless Change Leaders

Gain the vision, knowledge, skills and confidence to facilitate sustainable, positive transformation in business, education, design, technology, nonprofit, consulting and more.

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Our Application Process

We welcome all qualified professionals interested in improving workplace effectiveness and becoming more inventive leaders. Our students come with work experience from all industry sectors, including corporate, not-for-profit, education and government.

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Application Deadlines

The Master’s Program in Learning and Organizational Change Admissions Committee reviews applications following each of these quarterly applications due dates: December 10, April 10, June 10 and October 10. The committee reviews applications for Organizational and Leadership Coaching Certificate only after the October 10 and January 10 due dates.

MSLOC admits full-time, part-time and certificate students in fall and spring quarters.* Applicants who meet early admission deadlines may be offered an option to enroll in summer or winter quarter courses (space permitting). For summer courses applicants must apply by April 10. For winter courses applicants must apply by October 10.

Entry Quarter Early Application Deadlines Final Application Deadline
Fall December 10 and April 10 June 10
Spring* June 10 and October 10 December 10

*The Organizational and Leadership Coaching Certificate program begins spring quarter of each year.

Please see Northwestern University’s quarterly academic calendar for quarter start dates.

Contact Us

Master's in Learning & Organizational Change

First Floor, Annenberg Hall
2120 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
Northwestern University

Phone: 847/491-7376