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Psychology - Industrial - Organizational (MA - PhD), Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #1221 (BCR) , IL,
The Psychology - Industrial - Organizational (MA - PhD) program from DePaul University will provide you with a solid grounding in psychological theory and essential training in methodology.

About

As an Psychology - Industrial - Organizational (MA - PhD) graduate student from DePaul University, you’ll collaborate with a faculty expert to develop and implement new research ideas while contributing to developments in the field.

You’ll study:

  • motivation 
  • leadership 
  • training 
  • performance appraisal 
  • organizational theory 
  • consultation

You have the option to add a secondary specialization with coursework in communication, management, marketing, or women’s and gender studies.

The Industrial-Organizational Psychology MA/PhD is a combined degree program. The MA is non-terminal, and the program admits only students intending to earn the PhD. Classes are offered during the day on the Lincoln Park Campus. This program can be completed in four years.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced statistics
  • Multivariate statistical analysis
  • Factor analysis and path modeling
  • Quantitative research design
  • Perception and cognition
  • Language and cognition
  • The psychology of judgment and decision- making  

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    72 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    96

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  • Minimum required score:

    590

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Resume
  • Personal statement
  • Graduate Record Exam (GRE) scores
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • One official transcript from each institution attended
  • Application fee of $40

Tuition Fee

  • International

    735 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 735 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    735 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 735 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    735 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 735 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Chicago

  • 1297 - 2500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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