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Masters Degree in Organizational Psychology

Organizational Psychology, MS


The Master of Science in Organizational Psychology degree emphasizes behavior of individuals in businesses and organizations to determine how to improve performance and productivity for that organization.  Graduates of the program apply cutting edge research and theory using quantitative skills at work every day.

They factor human behavior into the successful business equation by motivating productivity, building resilient leadership, supporting diverse cultures, and managing organizational change.

Program Objectives

Master of Science in Organizational Psychology program enables students to contribute to the profession through independent learning, scholarship, and research.  Upon completion of this program, students are able to:

  • Develop an understanding of organizational psychological principals and theories to include and human resources, leadership development, organizational behavior, and tests and measures.
  • Appreciate diversity in individuals demonstrated through application of multicultural methods of research and understanding of psychological principles.
  • Utilize research methods to interpret and evaluate research data.
  • Demonstrate professional communication skills in writing through organizing, thinking critically, and communicating ideas and information in documents and presentations.

Prerequisites for Major Courses

  • Demonstrate professional communication skills in writing through organizing, thinking critically, and communicating ideas and information in documents and presentations.

Program Outline

To receive a Master of Science in Organizational Psychology degree, students must complete 36 graduate semester credit hours.  Thirty of the program hours must be completed through BSU.  Program requirements are as follows:

Master of Science in Organizational Psychology Core Courses (36.0 credit hours)

Psychology of Leadership 3.0 credit hours
Cross Cultural Management 3.0 credit hours
Organizational Change 3.0 credit hours
Psychology of Decision Making (Program prerequisite course-taken alone) 3.0 credit hours
History and Systems of Psychology 3.0 credit hours
Organizational Psychology 3.0 credit hours
Human Resources Psychology 3.0 credit hours
Tests and Measurements 3.0 credit hours
Quantitative Research 3.0 credit hours
Research Design/Thesis Proposal 3.0 credit hours
Master’s Thesis, Part I 3.0 credit hours
Master’s Thesis, Part II 3.0 credit hours
OR
Capstone I 3.0 credit hours
Capstone II 3.0 credit hours

An associate degree is typically completed in two years of full-time study, but may take longer for part-time students. These undergraduate programs can be found at community colleges, vocational schools, technical

Masters Degree are graduate-level programs that typically take two years of additional full-time study after completion of a bachelor’s degree Because most graduate students are already working professionals

To be considered for an honorary doctorate degree, there are specific criteria that individuals must meet, and there are a variety of  that they may be awarded. There are also many non-honorary doctorate

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