George Mason UniversitySchool of Business

Chief Learning Officer

What You'll Learn

Upon successful completion of the CLO program, participants will be able to:

  • Implement strategic initiatives with an increased confidence in personal leadership abilities and organizational knowledge.
  • Demonstrate a capacity to think strategically, establishing a learning and talent development plan that supports the delivery of an organization’s objectives and strategic plan.
  • Develop leadership practices that are grounded in solid organizational acumen.
  • Communicate clearly and effectively with professionals at all levels to articulate the role of learning and talent function as an agent of organizational change.
  • Manage processes for assessing talent development opportunities.
  • Engage the talent management team and drive performance outcomes through coaching, mentoring, and sharing ideas.

Program Cost: $8,500

Discounts available:

  • George Mason Alumni, employee, or student, please call 703-993-8275
  • Government and group discounts also available

Program Delivery: Online/in-person hybrid program


  • October 21-23, 2020: Virtual Opening
  • October 27, 2020 - February 22, 2021: Online Sessions
  • March 4-5 and 24-26, 2021: In-person Sessions

Participants who have completed the application and registration process will be given access to program materials and pre-reading in Blackboard two weeks before the start of the program.