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Advanced Certificate in Organizational Behavior

The Advanced Certificate in Organizational Behavior is a 15-credit program designed to provide continuing education and training for organizational behavior (OB) professionals, or for those who wish to enter the OB field. Courses cover relevant content knowledge and best practices in the following domains: understanding organizational behavior; personality assessment; training and development; consulting and organizational change; legal, ethical, and professional standards; group and leadership dynamics; and conflict resolution. The Advanced Certificate in Organizational Behavior is a stand-alone certificate; however, all 15 credits earned may be applied to relevant degree requirements of the MA in Psychology – I-O Specialization.

Required Courses:
PSY 607 Professional Issues and Ethics in Psychology
PSY 620 Group Processes
Total: 6 credits

Elective Courses (9 credits) selected from:
PSY 629 Conflict Resolution
PSY 638 Personality Assessment
PSY 676 Training and Development in Industrial-Organizational Psychology
PSY 678 Consulting and Organizational Change
Total: 9 Credits


Total credits for the Advanced Certificate in Organizational Behavior = 15