UMBC's Master's in Professional Studies (M.P.S.): Industrial/Organizational Psychology explores and integrates important topics such as personnel and selection, organizational behavioral management, and human factors, and culminates with a professional capstone experience. This program enables students to develop a professional portfolio while building strong relationships with faculty practitioners and industry professionals. Based in Rockville, Maryland, at the Universities at Shady Grove, the program offers evening, weekend, and select online courses for busy professionals.
Understanding the importance of communication, presentation, and critical thinking skills, UMBC's M.P.S.: Industrial/Organizational Psychology program covers the essential techniques and skills necessary for success in the field. Using best practices and industry/association partnerships, UMBC provides the latest tools and techniques to help enable students to become part of a dynamic organization either through applied work experiences or internship opportunities.
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Graduate Program Director
Dr. Elliot Lasson
Graduate Program Coordinator