EKU Named Top 10 for Best Online Masters in Organizational Psychology
The EKU Online master’s degree program in industrial organizational psychology ranks among the top 10 best organizational psychology programs according to OnlineMasters.com. Eastern Kentucky University’s online degree program was named 7th among all the programs in the United States.
The organization worked with more than 40 individuals, including experts in the field, hiring managers, students and alumni to identify the best online psychology programs. In addition to ranking among the top IO psychology masters programs, EKU was awarded the distinction of Best Career Services. The organization’s web page notes that tutoring and career services are available to students during and after their program, which leads to more opportunities to identify and prepare for potential jobs.
Schools were judged by:
Academic Quality – Factors including graduation and retention rates, as well as faculty credentials.
Student Success – Feedback from students and alumni, responsiveness of instructors and student support services.
Affordability – Tuition, as well as the percentage of students taking out loans and the loan default rate.
The EKU industrial organizational psychology master’s degree program has a high graduate placement rate. EKU Online students have the support of a dedicated career services advisor. The curriculum follows the training guidelines set by the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP). The unique 8-week term structure allows students to focus on one course at a time and remain eligible for financial aid. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis with classes starting in January, March, August and October.
Organizational psychology degree graduate programs prepare students for a variety of careers emphasizing productivity in the workplace, employee morale and conflict resolution. Career paths can include human resources, project management, communications and information technology. Interpersonal relationships and problem solving are key components of organizational psychology programs.
For more information about the industrial organizational psychology online degree program, contact a program advisor at 859-622-7966.
Published on December 10, 2018