What will I learn?

The industrial-organizational psychology concentration is concerned with the scientific study of working, and the application of that science to workplace issues facing individuals, teams, and organizations. In this fast-growing field, the scientific method is applied to investigate issues of critical relevance to individuals, businesses, and society. Coursework includes business classes on management theory and organizational behavior.

Students will have an opportunity to complete a psychology thesis and a 120-hour practicum.

Sample Courses:

These are some of the classes for students in this academic program:

  • Industrial Psychology
  • Human Resource Management
  • Psychological Assessment

Which department am I in?

School of Nursing, Education and Human Studies

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
US$30,830.00 per year
USD $15,415 per semester and USD $990 per credit hour
Application deadline

Expected May, November 2022

Start date

January 2022


School of Nursing, Education and Human Studies

6001 University Boulevard,



15108, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have an undergraduate QPA of at least 3.0.

For international students

Student requires high school transcripts showing all grades and GPA, or a General Equivalency Diploma (GED). Preference is given to students with a 3.0 GPA or higher.

English Language Scores:

Testing for non-native English speakers: TOEFL - 61 iBT, 500 written; IELTS - 5.0 overall band score; Duolingo English Test (DET) – 85; PTE – 45.

Application Deadline: May 1st for Fall attendance and November 1st for Spring attendance.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


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