Anna Maria College

Master of Science in Industrial/Organizational Psychology (I/O Psychology)


50 Sunset Lane

Paxton, MA 01612

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Industrial/Organizational Psychology (I/O Psychology)

Format: Hybrid

Program Description:

Anna Maria College's Master of Science in Industrial/Organizational Psychology (I/O Psychology) blends coursework from the fields of counseling psychology and business. Well-connected, industry-savvy instructions offer practical and research-based learning that teaches students the secrets that help companies harness their greatest asset - their employees. Understanding how people work best together created not only a more efficient and effective work place but also increases job satisfaction and productivity.
The Master of Science in I/O Psychology equips students with a broad range of skills that include:
• Use of research and measurement skills to solve practical workplace issues
• Apply the principles of psychology to human resource and leadership challenges
• Address complex issues brought forth by the current multi-generational workforce
• Design, implement, and analyze the effectiveness of workplace programs
• Research and improve the quality of work environments
• Become skilled in conflict management
• Incorporate legal and ethical considerations into workplace policy and practices

The program will prepare and empower students for careers related to:
• Organizational Development Consultant
• Mid-Market Organizational Consultant
• Senior Analyst, People Analytics, and Engagement
• Director of Learning and Development
• Marketing Academy Program Manager
• Talent Management

Ranked 15th in the nation's top 25 Most Affordable Masters programs by Affordable Schools
Forbes Magazine listed Anna Maria College in their Education Innovators issue as a program with maximum ROI
Smaller student-to-teacher ratios and faculty who are known for both their teaching and business experience
• Industrial/Organizational Psychology ranks #1 among the top 20 fastest growing career options as reported by the U.S. Department of Labor.
• Jobs in this field are expected to grow by 53%
$80,000 is listed as the median annual salary in this field


New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

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Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize Suburb

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