M.Sc. On Campus

Industrial and Organizational Psychology

24 months
16374 USD/year
16374 USD/year
7752 USD/year
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The Industrial and Organizational Psychology program from the University of Nebraska Omaha is designed to prepare students for work in applied settings as well as for continued education. Students are trained using the scientist-practitioner model advocated by Society for Industrial Organizational Psychology (SIOP).


Vision Statement

The faculty of the Industrial and Organizational Psychology program at the University of Nebraska Omaha possess a breadth of knowledge, expertise and experience in both research and applied settings. We also have strong ties to faculty in the College of Business and the College of Information Science and Technology, and have forged partnerships with a variety of businesses and organizations within and outside the Omaha area.

The success of our graduate students is very important to us. Graduate students are mentored by both faculty and senior students. Consistent with the researcher-practitioner model, we provide opportunities for a variety of research and field experiences in addition to relevant course work. Students are also encouraged to become involved in local and national professional societies appropriate to their career goals. Graduates of our program have secured a variety of positions in industry, consulting firms, and academia.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Profession of Psychology
  • Theory of Measurement and Design
  • Proseminar: Social Psychology
  • Proseminar: Statistical Methods
  • Criterion Development and Performance Appraisal
  • Personnel Selection

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of 15 undergraduate semester hours (or the equivalent) of psychology courses including: basic statistics and an upper level laboratory course, independent research, or equivalent, emphasizing the experimental method, data collection, statistical analysis, and report writing are required.
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE).
  • Three (3) Letters of Recommendation.
  • Statement of Purpose.
  • Writing Sample.
  • Resume.
  • Applicants are required to have a command of oral and written English.
  • Complete an application & upload requirements.
  • A non-refundable application fee of $50.00 (U.S. dollars) is required.
  • Submit official transcripts and test scores.
  • Submit financial requirements for I-20 processing.
  • Submit final degree evaluation.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16374 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 16374 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    16374 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 16374 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    7752 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 7752 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Omaha

985 - 1520 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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