Organizational Psychology Programs
The Organizational Psychology programs at CSPP aim to develop highly resourceful, values-based practitioners with the ability to apply theory, research and practice to real-world challenges faced by today's global organizations. This close integration of classroom and field work gives our graduates unique professional preparation for careers in organizational psychology.
Convenient Classes to Suit Your Schedule
Courses are offered in convenient daytime, executive, evening and/or condensed formats (varies by campus). Organizational Psychology MA and PhD curricula are shared in Los Angeles and San Diego, and Organizational Behavior MA and Organization Development PsyD curricula, respectively, are shared in San Francisco and Fresno. Students are able to access faculty expertise at all campuses and have the flexibility to take some courses at other campuses.
Students have access to Organizational Psychology faculty across the Alliant system. The faculty, as both academics and practitioners, bring practical experience to their teaching and welcome the diverse experiences and perspectives of all students. Read more about our faculty here.
Field placement and internship requirements, consulting centers and on-campus events provide students with opportunities to build relationships with businesses, professionals and experts in the field. Practical projects bring the coursework alive. Through our consulting centers, students and faculty provide practical consulting services to real organizations to build skills and to network.
Graduates are prepared for careers in a wide variety of practice areas that include the following:
- Management and leadership
- Team development and facilitation
- Organizational assessment and design
- Human resources and talent management
- Diversity training
- Organizational change and development
Diversity Consultation and Training
Issues related to globalization, multiculturalism and diversity are integrated throughout the programs. Courses and consulting projects include fundamentals of professional ethics, diversity management and consultation, and culturally competent professional services.
Learn More About Us
Explore the Organizational Psychology program in more detail in the university catalog: