Psychology ( Industrial/Organizational Concentration)

Middle Tennessee State University

24 months
1382 USD/credit
548 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The goal of the Industrial/Organizational (I/O) concentration is to produce professionals who are able to apply the science of psychology in business, industry, and government settings. The program is designed to prepare students for positions in human resource departments or consulting, or for entry into an I/O doctoral program.

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Our program has consistently gained recognition for its rigor and focus on applied experiences as well as research. The program has gained national and international recognition as a top-tier Master's program. The Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP) has used our program as a model I/O Master's program and the American Psychological Association has featured our program in their "APA Monitor" for our excellence in applied experience opportunities for our students. A national survey in The Industrial Psychologist ranked our program among the best on each of 15 criteria- including having a positive, student-oriented culture, and having high quality applied experiences (and many of them!).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Psychological Statistics: Regression 
  • Psychological Statistics: Regression Lab 
  • Psychological Statistics: ANOVA
  • Psychological Statistics: ANOVA Lab 
  • Advanced Industrial Organizational Training and Development 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS or TOEFL needed


43 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3 (required)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
71 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission to graduate study in Industrial/Organizational Psychology is competitive and not automatic for students meeting minimal admission requirements. Students are selected from a pool of qualified applicants. Each year the number of students admitted to the program depends on the availability of adequate faculty supervision.
  • In order to be considered for unconditional admission, candidates must meet two standards: an undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.00 or higher and a minimum score on the Graduate Record Exam (GRE). 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1382 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1382 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    548 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 548 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


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Psychology ( Industrial/Organizational Concentration)
Middle Tennessee State University