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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Program Overview

Page address: http://sbs.mnsu.edu/iopsych/program.html

Classroom

We offer a Master of Arts Degree in Industrial/Organizational Psychology. We use a scientist/practitioner training model and prepare graduates for a variety of occupations in management consulting, human resources, and market research.
 

Requirements:

Students are required to complete 44 credits in order to receive a M.A. degree in Industrial/Organizational Psychology. Included in the 44 credits is:

  • A three month internship or a thesis
  • A comprehensive exam
  • A portfolio review

The curriculum includes many classroom projects that allow the students to apply learning to real-world problems.

 

First Year

Fall Semester

  • PSYC 505 Motivation (4)
  • PSYC 519 Psychometric Theory (4)
  • PSYC 610 Research Design & Statistics (4)
  • PSYC 633 Job Analysis & Performance Appraisal (3)

Spring Semester

  • PSYC 624 Stress & Health in the Workplace (4)
  • PSYC 662 Organizational Development (3)
  • PSYC 623 Personnel Training (3) or PSYC 542 Group Psychology (3)

 

Second Year

Fall Semester

  • PSYC 609 Internship (2)
  • PSYC 618 Multivariate Analysis (4)
  • PSYC 660 Employee Selection (3)
  • PSYC 695 Research in I/O Psychology I (2)

Spring Semester

  • PSYC 697 Research in I/O Psychology II (2)
  • PSYC 699 Thesis (3)
  • PSYC 623 Personnel Training (3) or PSYC 542 Group Psychology (3)

 

 

Course descriptions can be found [PDF] here (2 MiB), in the graduate course bulletin. Note, that the course descriptions are under the Psychology heading of the catalog.