The College of Extended Studies and the SDSU Department of Psychology now offer a Certificate in Industrial/Organizational (I/O) Psychology. Industrial/organizational (I/O) psychology is the scientific study of the workplace. Using psychological theory and methodology, I/O Psychologists contribute to evidence based practice designed to improve understanding and management of human resources and organizational behavior. The program is designed for individuals who are employed in (or plan to work in) organizations where expertise in I/O psychology is important for career advancement. This includes persons working in HR departments on issues such as talent management, assessment, selection, training, organizational development, performance, employee morale, and work-life balance.

To Register:
1. Find the list of courses required for the Certificate in Industrial/Organizational (I/O) Psychology at the Department of Psychology Certificate in I-O Psychology (no application required).
2. Write down the required courses.
3. Log into the CES Gateway and create an account if needed.
4. Select Open University registration.
5. Navigate through the schedule to select your courses and pay.

Questions? Contact Professor Conte at jeff.conte@mail.sdsu.edu.

For general information, contact the CES coordinator at (619) 594-5821.

Additional information on Open University Certificate programs.