7 Unique Industrial-Organizational Jobs

Industrial-organizational (I-O) psychology focuses on helping workplaces increase efficiency and satisfaction using psychological practices that improve relationships between employees and their management. The industry is growing in popularity, with a projected growth of 26 percent through 2018. But what roles are available in the field? Defining the career path for an industrial-organizational psychologist can be

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Breaking America’s Mental Health Stigma

The United States Census estimates that 57.7 million Americans suffer from a diagnosable mental disorder, and The National Institute of Mental Health estimates that 40 percent of individuals suffering go untreated annually. Much of the reason why millions go untreated is because of the stigmas associated with mental health disorders and their treatment. For many,

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Industrial & Organizational Psychology Salary Ranges

As the world of business continues to shift in new directions, workplace norms and standards are also changing. New corporate structures and hierarchies are being tested, and a serious discussion on human behavior in the workplace is beginning. This has fueled the growth of industrial-organizational psychology, or the study of human workplace behavior. Because this

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6 Important Skills Needed to Be a Psychologist

If you have a passion for helping others and are fascinated by what makes people tick, psychology can be the right career for you. But as you consider pursuing your degree, it’s important to know some of the critical skills necessary to be a psychologist. Although this list is not comprehensive, and these skills are

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7 Unique Jobs You Can Get With a Psychology Degree

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, psychology jobs will grow 12 percent by 2020. However, not all of those jobs are for therapists who work with patients with mental illness, a common misconception for people who consider a career in psychology. Instead, the broad applications of psychology in every aspect of our lives

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6 Scholarships for Psychology Majors

Pursuing your degree in psychology can open up new doors for your career. But did you know that there are scholarships specifically geared toward psychology majors? Scholarships can help offset the cost of your education and make earning your degree more affordable. Here are six of the top scholarships for psychology majors. However, these are

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What Type of Psychology Degree Is Right for You?

For anyone interested in the study of human behavior, there are a variety of psychology degrees offered by different colleges and universities. How can you know which one is right for you? Whether it’s undergraduate or graduate, the right degree can help you start or advance in your career. When deciding which type of psychology

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Get the Facts About TUW’s Educational Psychology Programs

The growing need for educational reform has led to the emergence of educational psychology, which researches how teaching and learning are best performed. Those with degrees in educational psychology can work as a textbook writer, education researcher, school counselor and much more. The relative newness of the field means that not many programs tailored to

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Touro University Worldwide Announces New Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) in Human and Organizational Psychology

One of Few Applied Doctor of Psychology Programs Available Online Los Angeles, CA – Touro University Worldwide (TUW) is pleased to announce the arrival of their newest program, Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) in Human and Organizational Psychology. The PsyD program’s emphasis is professional-practice and is guided by Touro’s focus on professional graduate education, specifically in

Touro University Worldwide Celebrates Media & Communications Psychology Degree

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., – Touro University Worldwide celebrates its first conferral of master’s degrees in Media & Communications Psychology (MCP) on June 3, 2012 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Westlake Village, CA., announced Dr. Toni Luskin, Professor and Chair of the program. “We are proud and delighted to recognize the 28 outstanding professionals and