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Industrial and Organizational Psychology

Eastern Kentucky University

M.Sc. Online
12 months
Duration
775 USD/credit
775 USD/credit
550 USD/credit
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About

The Industrial and Organizational Psychology program of Eastern Kentucky University is a fully online program including 36 credit-hours of coursework in industrial psychology, organizational psychology, research methods, and professional skill development.

Overview

Program Mission

The mission of the Industrial and Organizational Psychology program of Eastern Kentucky University is to offer graduate education which provides advanced study in the behavioral science of psychology, generally, and in industrial and organizational psychology, specifically. 

The scientist-practitioner program prepares high-quality professionals with a foundation in theories, methods, and research findings of basic and applied psychology and with the skills to effectively apply this knowledge in private and public sector organizations. Graduates are trained to work in various activities for improving an organization’s effectiveness, to conduct research and be sophisticated consumers of research, and to pursue doctoral level training.

Program Description

The M.S. Degree in I-O Psychology is an online program including coursework in research methods, industrial psychology, organizational psychology, and professional skills. The capstone course serves the dual purpose of allowing students to integrate knowledge and skills developed through course work and put into practice in real-world work situations. 

The program prepares graduates to work in a variety of areas, including: human resource management, consulting, data analysis, employee recruitment and selection, testing and development, training and development, performance appraisal and development, organizational development, change management, job design and evaluation, compensation and benefits, among others.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to I-O Psychology
  • Work Analysis
  • Selection
  • Performance Management
  • Organizational Psychology 
  • Organization Change and Development

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

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.
2.75
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
149 (verbal)
144 (quantitative)

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated 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.
79
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduation from an accredited institution with a bachelor’s degree.
  • A minimum of two undergraduate psychology courses including statistics and one upper division psychology course.
  • An undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 2.75, and 3.0 overall in the last 60 hours of the bachelor’s program.
  • Targeted Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores of 149 or above on the Verbal section and 144 or above on the Quantitative section.
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation providing evidence of academic potential from persons familiar with the applicant’s academic or employment experience.
  • A statement of career goals and objectives demonstrating academic potential and appropriate interests.
  • Curriculum Vita/Resume

Tuition Fee

  • International

    775 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 775 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    775 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 775 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    550 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 550 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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Industrial and Organizational Psychology
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