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Psychology Major - Industrial and Organizational Psychology Concentration

A major in Industrial and Organizational Psychology at Grace College will explore the ins and outs of the whole person in mental health. As you consider an array of colleges with Psychology majors near you in the midwest, be assured that when you find your way to Winona Lake, Indiana, you will discover a top college for a Industrial and Organizational Psychology concentration taught with a biblical worldview. A Grace College Psychology degree will help you make workable connections between behavior and relationship, preparing you to weigh questions and create conversation in a Christian college context.

This program is for you if you are serious about creating an impact in an Industrial and Organizational Psychology career. With a bachelor’s degree in Psychology, you will be required to get real-world experience ensuring you are equipped for jobs in social work, therapy, case management, and countless other areas.

Future organizational psychologist, the way forward is Grace.

Grace College is offering New Psychology Concentrations!

Clinical and Integrative Health: an emphasis on clinical practice and treating the whole person. This approach prepares students to work in the mental health field, an integrated health setting, or a mental health practice.
Comprehensive Psychology: an overview of all areas of psychology. This concentration is ideal for someone who is trying to decide on a concentration or for a student wishing to be exposed to all areas of study.
Bethany Nesbitt Child Life Specialist: a non-endorsed program that helps students prepare for a career in child life. This concentration will help you approach the requirements necessary for pursuing work in a hospital setting with children and families who have disabilities and serious illness.
Sport Psychology: a concentration designed for students who wish to pursue a Master’s degree in Sport Psychology. This will assist students who desire to work with college, Olympic, and professional sports teams.
Industrial and Organizational Psychology: a look at how the field of psychology can be used in organizations and industries around the country. It will prepare the student to engage and improve management and systems within the corporate world.

Educational Focus

  • Organizational Psychology
  • Multicultural Psychology
  • Motivation and Emotion
  • Human Resource Management
  • Psychological Measurement

Internship Opportunities

  • Bowen Center
  • American Red Cross
  • Kosciusko Community Hospital
  • Erin's House for Grieving Children
  • White's Residential and Family Services

Career Opportunities

  • Rehabilitation Service Provider
  • Case Manager
  • Human Resources
  • Social Worker

Psychology – Industrial and Organizational Concentration is a Good Fit for Those Who Are:

  • Empathetic
  • Flexible
  • Good Listeners
  • Relational
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