|Institution Name||:||Argosy University|
|Institution Type||:||Private for-Profit|
|Campus Setting||:||City: Large|
|Student-to-faculty ratio||:||12 to 1|
|Student population||:||885 (109 undergraduate)|
Those individuals who have a passion for business and a strong inclination toward the helping professions are ideal candidates for a Master of Arts (MA) in Industrial Organizational Psychology from Argosy University. This flexible psychology degree program is designed to apply the knowledge of and techniques related to human behaviors and issues involving individuals and groups in organizational and work settings.
The competency -based curriculums of our online psychology degrees focus on the outcomes of training and on the knowledge, skills, and behaviors necessary to function as a master's level professional in this field. This interdisciplinary masterâ€™s degree in psychology program combines the expertise of the faculty in Argosy's College of Psychology and Behavioral Sciences and the College of Business.
Students in the psychology masterâ€™s degree program can gain the following:
• Knowledge and understating of the Industrial Organizational Psychology field
• Critical thinking and problem solving skills
• The ability to apply industrial/organizational research and assessment practices
• Knowledge of industrial/organizational behavior, development, and change strategies
• Competency in ethics and diversity as they apply to industrial and organizational practices
• Advanced oral and written communication skills
• Ability to assess and modify motivational and performance issues
Other programs of Argosy University
Argosy University is a for-profit university owned by Education Management Corporation, with 19 locations in 13 U.S. states. The university offers numerous programs at various levels, including certification; associates, bachelors, masters, specialist, and doctoral degrees, postdoctoral specialization, postgraduate concentrations, and so on. It is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, California, 94501, http://www.wascsenior.org). Besides providing a range of fulltime campus programs, the university offers accredited online degree programs at the associate, bachelor's, and master's degree levels. The same expert AU professors who teach in the classroom teach its online courses. Therefore, as an online student, you will receive a comprehensive e-learning experience that enables you to master content in online courses as thoroughly as if you had attended classes on campus. Its online platform allows you to collaborate with classmates for group projects, correspond with your teacher, access course syllabi, explore an online library, and more. In addition, you'll also enjoy the same student support services, from academic advising to financial aid.
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.