This concentration prepares students for employment or graduate study in a variety of fields.  It will be helpful for students interested in industrial & organizational psychology, human resources, marketing, advertising, and consulting.

Psychology: Concentration in Business Psychology

36 credit hours (All courses require grade of ā€œCā€ or better except PSY 100)

Required Courses (21 credit hours):

Image of people meeting and reviewing charts on a computer screen.PSY 100 - Introduction to Psychology
PSY 211QR - Introduction to Psychological Statistics
PSY 285 - Research Methods
PSY 330 - Social Psychology
PSY 336 - Industrial/Organizational Psychology
PSY 337 - Psychology of Advertising
PSY 385 - Applications of Research Methods

Electives (15 credit hours):

Electives I (3 hours) 
Choose one of the following:
PSY 459 Stress
PSY 535 Organizational Psychology
PSY 536 Personnel Psychology
PSY 538 Occupational Health Psychology

Electives II (6 hours)
Choose two of the following:
PSY 310 Psychological Testing
PSY 340 Studies in Personality
PSY 379 Health Psychology
PSY 459 Stress
PSY 510 Principles of Psychological Measurement
PSY 511 Statistics in Psychology
PSY 535 Organizational Psychology
PSY 536 Personnel Psychology
PSY 537 Organizational Behavioral Management
PSY 538 Occupational Health Psychology
PSY 583 Motivation and Emotion

Electives III (6 hours)
Additional PSY courses can be taken toward the concentration as electives.
* Note:  Courses counted in one elective category cannot be 'double-counted' in another elective category.