Through a dynamic course sequence and research you will become proficient in psychological theories and methods to prepare you for a PhD program in Industrial and Organizational Psychology, and careers in business, government and consulting.
Throughout the Industrial and Organizational Psychology program of University at Albany you will acquire specialized insight into human behaviors in the workplace. Strengthen your knowledge through practice with real projects while earning credit.
Program of Study
Your coursework will focus on how to enhance employee well-being and performance in organizational settings. You will learn how to scientifically implement and evaluate human resource systems, such as selection, training, and performance evaluation. In addition, you will ascertain how to evaluate and promote employee motivation, decision-making, work-life balance, diversity, and justice.
UAlbany's MA in I/O Psychology program has successfully placed students in a number of leading organizations including General Electric, the Internal Revenue Service, AMG Consulting Group, Mercer, Assess and Personnel Decisions Research Institutes.
Potential job titles include:
- Personnel Analyst
- Organizational Psychologist
- Talent Developer
- Research Consultant
- Human Resources Recruiter
- Survey of Organizational Psychology
- Foundations of Industrial and Organizational Psychology
- Personnel Psychology
- Psychometric Theory and Research
- Group Dynamics
- Work Motivation
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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- Official transcripts from all schools attended
- Three Letters of Recommendation
- GRE General Test
- Statement of Goals
International23100 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 12 months.
National23100 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 12 months.
In-State11310 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5655 USD per semester during 12 months.
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