Certificate in Industrial & Organizational Psychology
Park University

Program Details

Park University offers the Certificate in Industrial & Organizational Psychology for individuals interested in helping to create social justice in the workplace.  This online industrial organizational (I/0) psychology degree is a specialty of professional psychology that focuses on human behavior as it relates to work.  The curriculum addresses equity, diversity, and inclusion as it pertains to all people and aspects of the workplace.  Courses teach students to use science and statistics to analyze job tasks, select the best employees, train employees, rate employee performance, and determine factors that retain good employees.  Students also learn how to identify stressors at the job and to find and develop great leaders.  The goal of I/O psychology is to partner with workplaces to improve:

  • Performance
  • Motivation
  • Job Satisfaction
  • Employee health and well-being

This certificate is beneficial for those starting their careers in psychology as well as those looking for extra training in this area.

Requirements

  • Curriculum includes upper level course completion. A bachelor's degree or some college may be required.
  • Official college transcripts
  • Additional material may be requested

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission