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Bachelor of Science in Psychology / Industrial/Organizational Psychology

Program Details

Purdue University Global’s Bachelor of Science Psychology / Industrial/ Organizational Psychology is designed to broaden your knowledge of the principles of psychology as it relates to business and organizational settings. The program provides you with fundamental knowledge that prepares you to seek a variety of functions within human resource roles in business, government, and nonprofit organizations.

Managing and motivating talent in the workplace, helping to develop leadership skills, and assessing an organization to improve its effectiveness are just a few of the many business-setting functions that can benefit from psychological insight.

Curriculum in the degree program includes the following:

  • Cognitive psychology
  • Talent management
  • Attitudes and motivation in the workplace
  • Personality development 
  • Psychology of leadership
  • Organizational behavior


  • Evidence of high school graduation or equivalent

Accreditation & Licensing

The Higher Learning Commission


This program is not authorized for residents of IN, MA, NH, RI, UT, or WY.