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Industrial-Organizational Psychology Online Concentration

Industrial-Organizational Psychology Online Concentration


The Master's in Applied Psychology program is
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Learn how to become an industrial organizational psychologist who promotes collaboration, empowerment, and productivity in the workplace with a profound understanding of applied psychology. The Industrial-Organizational concentration of the online MS in Applied Psychology is devoted to the theory and applications of psychology in group settings. With demand in the marketplace comes an opportunity for multiple I/O psychology careers.

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Career Profiles named Industrial-Organizational psychologist as the second highest paying job you can get with a psychology degree.1


What is Industrial Organizational Psychology?


The IO concentration focuses on the study of the behavior, thoughts, attitudes, and feelings of people as they relate to other people, objects, events, and surroundings they encounter in the workplace. As an industrial-organizational psychology expert, you will use that information to maximize the economic and psychological well-being of all employees.

In this specialization, you will gain expertise in the discipline, science, and practice of Industrial-Organizational Psychology. Learn to:

  • Create and implement training programs.
  • Conduct research studies of organizational structure and performance.
  • Perform research and apply it to various workplaces.
  • Develop interview techniques and assessments to evaluate potential hires and employees for placement and promotion.
  • Organize departments, reporting structures, or physical workspaces to improve productivity.

Learn more about the outcomes of the specialization in Industrial-Organizational Psychology. Call us at 877-791-7181 or request more information online.