12 months
29628 USD/year
29628 USD/year
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The Industrial-Organizational Psychology degree program at the Illinois Institute of Technology is unusual among master's degrees in I-O psychology or human resources management programs in that all of the classes are designed for Ph.D.-level students.


Both master's and Ph.D. students attend the same classes and are evaluated on the same criteria. You will take part in a rigorous, exciting, and comprehensive Ph.D.-quality curriculum.

Program Overview

Prepare for a career in the fast-growing areas of management consulting and human resource management. You'll study human behavior and effectiveness in the workplace, and learn to manage change, foster productivity, cultivate leadership, promote well-being at work, and more.

Career Opportunities

Our Industrial-Organizational Psychology graduates at the Illinois Institute of Technology are prepared to enter the workforce or attend a Ph.D. program. Students choosing to enter the workforce are well-prepared for the following jobs:

  • Industrial-organizational consultant
  • Talent management specialist
  • Behavioral analyst
  • Human resources officer
  • Research scientist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Psychometric Theory
  • Personnel Selection&Evaluation
  • Graduate Statistics
  • Seminar in Industrial Training
  • Organizational Psychology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

The Department of Psychology accepts Master of Science in Industrial-Organizational Psychology applications for fall entrance only. Applications and supporting documents must be received by February 15. Minimum requirements for admission include:

  • Bachelor's degree with 9 hours of coursework in psychology or a related field
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Minimum GRE score of 298 (verbal + quantitative), 3.0 Analytic Writing
  • Three letters of recommendation (at least two academic recommendations)
  • Professional statement—tell us your future plans and why you want to attend the I-O psychology program
  • Transcripts from all post-secondary institutions (applications must be uploaded into the online application system)

Tuition Fee

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Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

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


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