12 months
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987 USD/credit 29610 USD/year
987 USD/credit 29610 USD/year
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About

The MA Industrial - Organizational Psychology - Organizational Behavior program at Fairleigh Dickinson University is designed to provide a comprehensive and empirically based background in Industrial/Organizational Psychology.

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Overview

Students of MA Industrial - Organizational Psychology - Organizational Behavior program at Fairleigh Dickinson University gain knowledge and understanding of a variety of work psychology based concepts ranging from selection and hiring, learning and development, assessment and measurement, employee engagement, and leadership to the impact of technology on behavior and systems. We follow the scientist-practitioner model and include both theory and concept in our coursework as well as applications to the current realities of the workplace.

Internship opportunities in local organizations are available and required as part of the program. Our graduates find work in organizational settings, usually within Human Resources, or continue their education at the doctoral level.

The majority of classes are offered in the early weekday evening hours, a few Saturday classes may also be required.

Research Opportunities

Students are encouraged to work with faculty on research. A variety of opportunities are available to help students understand the research process and learn how to conduct their own research studies. The following opportunities are available to our students:

  • Work on Fairleigh Dickinson’s own Journal of Psychology and the Behavioral Sciences which publishes student research. Students can submit their own research, review submissions, edit accepted articles, and/or help format articles for publication.
  • Complete a thesis research project as part of the MA program.
  • Work with faculty on their ongoing research projects. This could entail a variety of activities such as preparing materials for presentations, searching for related published research in databases, data entry, preparation of tables and charts, data collection and analysis, and assisting in the writing and editing of articles.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Psychological Statistics
  • Group Dynamics & Team Leadership (S)
  • Organizational Psychology
  • Research Methods and Design
  • Personnel Selection
  • Psychometrics
  • Behavioral Consulting

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
70

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
70

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduation from an accredited college or university.
  • Completion of a Fairleigh Dickinson Graduate School Application form which includes a personal statement explaining your interest in the program.
  • For applicants with undergraduate degrees in psychology, a minimum grade point average of 3.0 in the major is required and at least one course in Statistics and Experimental Psychology must have been successfully completed.
  • For applicants whose undergraduate degrees were NOT in psychology, a minimum grade point average of 3.0 in the major and successful completion of Advanced General Psychology and undergraduate Statistics with a grade of B- or better is required.
  • Submission of Graduate Record Examination (GRE) verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, and analytical writing scores. The Psychology GRE is NOT required.
  • Submission of the undergraduate transcript(s).
  • Submission of three letters of recommendation.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29610 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 987 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    29610 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 987 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    29610 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 987 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Madison

1793 - 4414 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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