M.A. in Industrial & Organizational Psychology: Internship/Thesis Track
Many companies rely on I/O psychology professionals to gain a competitive edge. Professionals who can identify what motivates individuals and teams to meet organizational goals continue to be in high demand in the world of business. Students in the M.A. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology program study a variety of applied I/O coursework topics including personnel selection, performance appraisal, training, leadership, and motivation. The Chicago School's Industrial and Organizational Psychology: Internship/Thesis master's program prepares graduates to apply principles of psychology and business to effectively guide organizations and individuals to success. Students benefit from exceptional theoretical classroom training coupled with opportunities for a broad range of real-world learning experiences.
The program faculty of the Business Psychology Department is comprised of business and psychology professionals. Our faculty members cross disciplines and are diverse in education and experience, representing the areas essential to I/O Psychology. Distinguished faculty members have diverse backgrounds, degrees, and experience in I/O psychology, business, clinical psychology, and organizational development. Blending their multidisciplinary perspectives and approaches provides for more integrated learning across fields.
Students in the I/O Psychology master's program choose from two specialized tracks: Internship Track or Thesis Track.
The Chicago School is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and is an active member of the National Council of Schools and Programs of Professional Psychology—which has recognized The Chicago School for its distinguished service and outstanding contributions to cultural diversity and advocacy.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
Tuition & Financial Aid
Financial Aid Offered: Yes
Classification: Other Specialized Institutions
Institution Sector: Private not-for-profit
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 1,000 - 4,999