M.A. On Campus

Industrial and Organizational Psychology

Elmhurst University

24 months
825 USD/credit 12375 USD/year
825 USD/credit 12375 USD/year
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This is a two-year, part-time Industrial and Organizational Psychology program from Elmhurst University with evening classes. Degree completion time will depend on the timing of your final capstone experience, which can be an internship, capstone course or optional thesis.


As a specialist of human behavior in the workplace, you’ll reach across functions and disciplines, solving problems in human resources, administration, management, sales—wherever people come together for work. Learn more with us at Elmhurst University!

By linking science with the challenges of work life, you’ll become an innovative problem solver who can manage issues like low morale, high turnover, worker conflict and poor productivity. You’ll gain crucial insights into how teams work—and sometimes fail to work.

The course work is immediately relevant because it focuses on the knowledge and skills that practitioners consider most critical. You’ll hit the ground tested, proven and ready.

In this Industrial and Organizational Psychology program from Elmhurst College, you will:

  • Design and implement organizational interventions
  • Complete cutting-edge real-world projects
  • Develop critical thinking and communication skills

Where an Organizational Psychology Master’s Can Take You

Experts in industrial/organizational psychology are in high demand in Chicago and around the country. Now in its 20th year, our program produces graduates who have gone on to careers in every industry and sector.

  • Personnel analyst
  • Instructional designer
  • Research consultant
  • Talent developer
  • Management consultant
  • Organizational development specialist
  • Executive recruiter

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Industrial/Organizational Psychology
  • Statistical Analysis in Industrial/Organizational Psychology
  • Small-Group Theory and Process
  • Research Methods in Industrial/Organizational Psychology
  • Job Analysis and Performance Management
  • Training: Theory, Design and Evaluation
  • Employee Selection Procedures
  • Measurement and Assessment in Industrial/Organizational Psychology

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Most of our graduate programs offer rolling admission and will continue to accept applications, on a space-available basis, after the final deadline.


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An application for admission
  • A transcript including all years of secondary schooling (if your transcript is not in English, we also require a certified translation)
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A personal statement
  • A current resume
  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university/college
  • GRE scores, taken within the past five years

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12375 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 825 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    12375 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 825 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Elmhurst

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.


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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