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Thomas A. Barron, Jr. Joins Charter Oak State College

Barron leads new online Master of Science in Organizational Effectiveness and Leadership Program

New Britain, CT (PRWEB) June 21, 2016

Charter Oak State College (, Connecticut’s public online college, has named Thomas A. Barron, Jr., CAGS, MBA, MSOD, Director of its new online Master of Science in Organizational Effectiveness and Leadership program. Information on the program can be found at

Barron comes to Charter Oak from American International College in Springfield, MA, where he was the Assistant Professor of Management of Graduate Business Programs. He was previously the Director of Graduate Business Programs and an Adjunct Faculty member teaching undergraduate and graduate business program courses with focuses in management, finance, and accounting. Barron also brings real world experience with corporate roles including Controller, Treasurer, Cost Accountant and Human Resources.

Barron says of the program, “The Masters in Organizational Effectiveness and Leadership Program develops and transforms its students into dynamic managers and leaders. This will be accomplished through the dissemination of applied knowledge and skill sets that encourages these future leaders to perceive future trends, identify and solve problems utilizing systems thinking, lead substantive change initiatives, and develop team members with the goal of improving individual, team, and organizational performance in their organization.”

The Master of Science in Organizational Effectiveness and Leadership is a fully online, 33-credit program with the student’s choice of a Business or Non-Profit Track. Prospective students can learn more at Classes begin this August.

Charter Oak State College has been ranked #2 of 100 colleges for Best College for Returning Adults. The national rank was awarded by College Factual and announced by

About Charter Oak State College
Founded in 1973, Charter Oak State College ( is Connecticut’s only public online college, offering associate and bachelor’s degree completion programs in high-demand fields including Health Information Management, Health Care Administration, Cyber Security and Business Administration. The College offers a Master of Science in Organizational Effectiveness and Leadership. Charter Oak is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and governed by Connecticut’s Board of Regents for Higher Education.

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