M.S. in Organizational Psychology

Kickstart your career

The Masters of Science in Organizational Psychology MS is a 36-hour, cohort-based program including advanced coursework in program evaluation, diversity at work, leadership and teams, people analytics, and practical experience through an applied internship. After completion of this non-thesis program, students will understand the changing nature of work, gain knowledge and skills to evaluate programs within organizations, and apply leadership practices, motivation and employee engagement principles.

Key points:

  • Core elements of psychological and management theory.
  • Design and evaluation methods to impact workplace dynamics.
  • Industry insights and experiences from SMU instructors and professional experts.

Who is a Good Program Candidate?

  • Candidates with strong undergraduate GPAs with B.A. or B.S. in psychology or related field.
  • Candidates interested in practical application of research methods, analysis and human behavior within the world of work.
  • Candidates who want to learn on the job within a company setting through an immersive internship experience.


M.S. in Organizational Psychology Virtual Open House