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M.Sc. On Campus Blended

Industrial and Organizational Psychology

Salem State University

24 months
Duration
20754 USD/year
20754 USD/year
17514 USD/year
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About

The master of science in Industrial and Organizational Psychology program at Salem State University prepares students for careers in human resources, organizational development, change management, and leadership development. 

Overview

As a leader in the field, we offer the only industrial/organizational psychology program in the Boston area. Our innovative program draws upon the Bertolon School of Business and the College of Arts and Sciences to incorporate both case-based method of instruction and a strong emphasis on structured quantitative research. Our curriculum follows the guidelines developed by the Society for Industrial/Organizational Psychology for master’s degree programs in I/O psychology, which is the dominant professional society.

The Master of Science in Industrial and Organizational Psychology curriculum is designed according to the guidelines developed by the Society for Industrial/Organizational Psychology for master’s degree programs in I/O Psychology. Our 42 credit program at Salem State University consists of 9 core courses including a customized internship that provides real-world experience in areas such as corporate performance, personnel testing and human resources; and 5 electives with specializations in either human resources or organizational development.

Our Mission

Salem State University's mission is to provide a high quality, student-centered education that prepares a diverse community of learners to contribute responsibly and creatively to a global society, and serve as a resource to advance the region's cultural, social and economic development.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Industrial/Organizational Psychology
  • Management Theory and Application
  • Statistics and Data Analysis For I/O Psychology
  • Psychometrics
  • Research in Organizations
  • Internship in Industrial/Organizational Psychology
  • Ethical Issues in Business
  • Legal and Ethical Environment
  • Philosophical Foundations of Psychology
  • Theories of Personality
  • Perspectives on Adulthood and Old Age

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Applications accepted on a rolling basis and reviewed once complete.

Credits

42 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • $50 non-refundable application fee
  • Official transcript or transcript evaluation
  • Three references
  • Official Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or Miller Analogies Test (MAT) scores, taken within the last five years. Those who already hold a master's degree or higher are exempt from this requirement. Review complete testing information.
  • English Proficiency, if applicable for international applicants
  • Statement of purpose

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20754 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10377 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    20754 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10377 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    17514 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8757 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Salem

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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