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OPWL Careers

Beyond Boise State

Career opportunities for every student.

Prepare to enter a growing career field with an online Master of Science in Organizational Performance and Workplace Learning. This field is estimated to grow by 16% in the U.S., 7% in western states and 57% in Idaho by 2030 (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2022). Many jobs are eligible for remote work.

Gain hands-on experience, develop your technical skills and network with other learners across the country. Our program faculty and staff assist with internships placements and the job search process after graduation. We are committed to helping you succeed!

Are you ready to get started? Contact a student success coach to learn more about Organizational Performance and Workplace Learning at Boise State University.

Hear from current students and graduates.

Get Help With Your Job Search

Not sure where to start on your job search? Hear from current students and graduates as they discuss challenges, lessons learned and strategies that have helped them in landing roles in the learning and development field. Closed captions and a video transcript with timestamps are available.

What can I do with this degree?

Instructional Design, Learning and Development and E-Learning

  • Instructional Designer, Senior
  • Learning and Development Specialist, Manager
  • E-Learning Designer, Developer
  • Learning Management System, Manager

Human Resources, Talent and Workforce Development

  • Human Resources Specialist, Manager
  • Talent Development Manager, Director
  • Workforce Development Specialist, Manager
  • Training Specialist, Manager

Organizational Development, Performance Improvement and Consulting

  • Organizational Development Specialist, Manager, Director
  • Performance Improvement Specialist, Consultant
  • Chief People and Culture Officer
  • External Consultant

OPWL Alumni

Many members of our alumni network are presently working at top global companies in prestigious and leading positions. Their impactful contributions resonate nationally, underscoring the quality of education provided by the OPWL program. Here are just a few notable places where our alumni members work:

Here are some of logos of the companies where OPWL alumni work.
Image caption: Logos for, Mutual of Omaha, Syngenta, Micron Technologies, UMass Memorial Health, Qlik, Ascension, Liberty Mutual Insurance, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Salesforce, Guild, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, United States Coast Guard, Federal Aviation Administration, Metcor/LSI, Ohio Health, Idaho National Laboratory, Smile Brands and Cherry Bekaert.
It’s Loving The Work You do

Claudia Achilles

The Organizational Performance and Workplace Learning program gave Claudia Achilles skills that were immediately applicable to her career. Closed captions and a video transcript are available.

More Program Details

About Organizational Performance and Workplace Learning

Learn about the program

How to Apply

Apply to the program

Classes and Scheduling

What classes will I take?

Cost, Assistantships and Scholarships

How much does this program cost?

Alumni Testimonials

Hear from our graduates

Contact Us

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Student Resources

If you are not yet accepted into the program, please contact a student success coach for support.


Admitted Students

Research and Development Labs

Participate in faculty-led research

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Contact our enrollment and student success team for support by emailing us at or calling (208) 426-5921.