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  Sep 22, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

Business Administration, Organizational Psychology Concentration, B.S.


The Organizational Psychology Concentration offers business administration majors the insight into the psychological dimensions of human behavior within the context of organizations. The concentration is designed to provide an overview of psychological sources of and reactions to people’s thoughts, feelings, and actions. Emphasis is placed on understanding the psychological dimensions of human behavior as a means of evaluating performance, planning and managing work, and examining consumer behavior. Special focus is placed on understanding contemporary emotional issues in the workplace, as well as on examining developments and directions in the field of organizational psychology within a global, multicultural context.

Program Goals:


Upon successful completion of the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree, students will:

  • demonstrate an ability to conduct relevant research in their field of business and/or their concentration.
  • exhibit mastery of basic business knowledge, concepts, and terminology in the specific areas of marketing, management, accounting, and finance.
  • demonstrate knowledge and skills required to obtain employment in their field.
  • develop the skills necessary to continued success in their fields including leadership abilities and a heightened sense of social responsibility and ethics.

Suggested sequence of courses:


Freshman Year


Fall Semester (15 Credits)


Spring Semester (15 Credits)


Sophomore Year


Fall Semester (15 Credits)


Spring Semester (15 Credits)


Junior Year


Senior Year


Minimum credits required: 120