Business Psychology

The Business Psychology emphasis provides a foundation for motivating and understanding organizational behavior, conflict management, and gender issues. Focus on psychological theory, concepts, and business-related strategies effectively prepare the learner for a career in the business arena. This is also a valuable foundation if learners plan to get a master’s degree in business.

Career Opportunities: Jobs in human resources, employee support and training, and positions where customer relations are needed such as with insurance, benefits, sales, and customer service.

This 15-unit emphasis may be paired with the following programs: B.A. in Applied Psychology, B.A. in Applied Studies, B.A. in Leadership, B.A. in Management, B.S. in Criminal Justice, B.S. in Health Sciences, and B.S. in Information Systems.

Coursework15 units
APSY 455
Conflict Management
APSY 460
APSY 470
Positive Psychology
APSY 480
Group Processes
MGT 485
Management and Organizational Behavior
Note: This information is current for the 2017-18 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the Academic Catalog for more information.