Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial & Organizational Psychology / International Business
Walden University

Program Details

Increase your ability to sensitively and effectively navigate the challenges of a culturally diverse workforce with Walden University’s PhD in Industrial and Organizational Psychology focusing on International Business. Graduates will be able to help their company succeed across national and cultural boundaries.

Students in this online International Business degree program will learn how to create work environments that promote employee effectiveness and productivity despite cultural differences. Courses focus on how I/O Psychology applies to employee assessment, selection, motivation, leadership, and organizational behavior and development. This Organizational Psychology degree online offers two tracks: Track I is designed for students with a master’s degree in I/O Psychology; Track II is a pathway for students with a master’s degree in an unrelated field.

Topics of study include the following:

  • Dynamics of contemporary, international, and virtual organizations
  • Strategic planning, management, and leadership in a global context
  • Personnel psychology in the workplace

Learning Pace


% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Walden University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • This program requires at least two on-campus residencies.

Restricted States

New York, Rhode Island