12 months
747 USD/credit 22410 USD/year
747 USD/credit 22410 USD/year
442 USD/credit 13260 USD/year
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The Psychology program of The University of Akron is offered by the Deparment of Psychology.


Key facts:

  • This non-thesis option, referred to as the Personnel program, is designed for students who do not plan to enter a doctoral program and whose interests lie primarily in Industrial/Organizational psychology.
  • Students admitted to the Psychology program of The University of Akron can take courses in major areas of I/O Psychology, including psychometric theory and testing, personnel selection and performance evaluation, research methods, organizational psychology, motivation and leadership, information processing, training and organizational development, macro-organizational psychology, attitudes and values, industrial gerontology, and legal issues relevant to I/O.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Psychological Tests & Measurements
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Psychological Disorders of Children
  • Human Resource Management
  • Organizational Theory
  • Psychology of Small Group Behavior 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GRE (General test)
  • Three letters of recommendation attesting to success in the field and probable academic success at the master's level
  • Personal statement
  • Vita outlining educational and professional experiences

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22410 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 747 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    22410 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 747 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 442 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Akron

890 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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