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Industrial and Organizational Psychology

University at Albany

12 months
Duration
23100 USD/year
23100 USD/year
11310 USD/year
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About

Become an expert in the scientific study of workplace issues facing individuals, teams and organizations in the Industrial and Organizational Psychology program of University at Albany.

Overview

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.

Career Outcomes

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Survey of Organizational Psychology
  • Foundations of Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Personnel Psychology
  • Psychometric Theory and Research
  • Group Dynamics
  • Work Motivation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts from all schools attended
  • Three Letters of Recommendation
  • GRE General Test
  • Statement of Goals

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    23100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5655 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Albany

1010 - 1570 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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