Department of Occupational, Workforce, and Leadership Studies

Pedernales Building
Telephone: 512-245-2115 Fax: 512-245-3047
http://www.owls.txstate.edu

The Department of Occupational, Workforce, and Leadership Studies offers two distinct master's degrees designed for professionals focused on career success in organizational and technical education settings. Both degree programs are offered in an online or blended format to meet the needs of today's career-minded student. All students work with a faculty advisor to coordinate their degree choices with their professional goals and aspirations. Faculty with expertise in adult learning, online and technical education create challenging online learning environments to promote success.

Our programs are designed for part-time study while working and may be completed from most any location. We offer flexible course scheduling, including accelerated courses on 8-week half-semester terms or 5-week summer terms, to allow students to move quickly through the program. we offer advising and support in San Marcos, Round Rock, and online. You can visit our website to sign up for an information session given by a faculty advisor. The department can assist you in outlining and supporting your career goals with a relevant degree, whether you have or are seeking a career in the following:

  • training and development,
  • career and technical education,
  • organization development,
  • management of training and curriculum environments,
  • public service,
  • personnel development and management, and many related fields.

Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies (M.A.I.S.)

Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies (M.S.I.S.)

Master of Education (M.Ed.)

Ashford, Shetay Nicole, Assistant Professor, Occ, Workforce, & Ldrshp Stds, Ph.D., University of South Florida

Biggs, Mary Jo, Chair - Professor, Occ, Workforce, & Ldrshp Stds, Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Boden-McGill, Carrie J, Professor, Occ, Workforce, & Ldrshp Stds, Ph.D., Kansas State University

Cherrstrom, Catherine Ann, Assistant Professor, Occ, Workforce, & Ldrshp Stds, Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Eichler, Matthew A, Associate Professor, Occ, Workforce, & Ldrshp Stds, Ph.D., Univ of Minnesota-Twin Cities

Lopez, Omar S, Associate Professor, Occ, Workforce, & Ldrshp Stds, Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Sherron, Todd, Lecturer, Occ, Workforce, & Ldrshp Stds, Ph.D., University of North Texas

Springer, Stephen B, Associate Professor, Occ, Workforce, & Ldrshp Stds, Ed.D., Texas A&M University