George Mason University Master of Professional Studies in Applied Industrial and Organizational Psychology

Master of Professional Studies in Applied Industrial and Organizational Psychology

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George Mason University

George Mason University is a four year, public university in Fairfax, Virginia. Mason Online allows students to take the same classes offered on campus in an online format while at home, stationed abroad, or traveling.

George Mason is a young university that, in just a short time, has made impressive strides in size, stature and influence.

Today, as Virginia’s largest public research university, we are setting the benchmark for a bold, progressive education that serves the needs of our students and communities.

George Mason Veteran and Military Support Offerings

The mission of the Office of Military Services at Mason is to assist veterans, active duty service members, guardsmen, reservists, and dependents in making a successful transition into the Mason community. Our goal is to help these students in a number of capacities including counseling and advising on benefits, academic and admissions advising, and career transition.

George Mason offers the following military and veteran support programs:

George Mason is a MyCAA approved school.

The university also has separate scholarships set aside specifically for military affiliated personnel.

Additionally, some faculty and staff members have been trained to provide specialized support to members of the military, veterans, and their families attending classes at Mason. Few schools have a dedicated staff to help transition from a military environment to college life and we are proud to be able to assist our students in any way.

Military and Veteran Costs
  • Tuition Cost
    $ 11,924
  • GI Bill Coverage
    - $ 11,924
  • Student Veteran Cost
    $ 0
  • Tuition Cost-Per-Credit-Hour
  • Tuition Assistance
    - $ 250
  • Military Student Cost
    $ 0
  • This GI Bill coverage is based on full benefits remaining. Any potential costs and coverage should be verified by the university before applying.

Military/Veteran Support

  • BAH - Campus
  • BAH - Online
  • Campus SVA Chapter
  • Full-Time Veteran Counselor On Campus
  • Signed VA Principles Of Excellence
  • Club/Association for Veterans
  • Veteran Upward Bound Program
  • 8 Keys to Veterans' Success
  • Offers ROTC Program
  • GI Bill Approved Programs
Academic Support
  • Offers College Credit for Military Experiences
  • Awards Credit for CLEP Exam
  • Awards Credit for DSST Exam
Financial Support
  • Approved for Tuition Assistance
  • Yellow Ribbon Program
  • Scholarships for Military
  • Reduced Tuition for Military
School Information
  • College Type
  • Setting
  • Accreditation Type
  • Duration
    4 Year
  • Calendar
Student Population
  • Student Count
    GI Bill Students
  • Male
  • Female
  • Religious
    No Religious Affiliation
  • Ethnicity
    No Ethnic Affiliation
  • Gender
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Master of Professional Studies in Applied Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Program Description

    George Mason’s online Master of Professional Studies in Applied Industrial and Organizational Psychology delivers the research-backed methods and understanding of data and analytics HR professionals and business professional need to foster a culture of innovation — where each employee feels empowered and motivated to contribute new ideas, effect change, and do their best work every day.

    You learn how to consistently hire candidates who are the right fit for the company, identify employees’ individual motivations, establish meaningful evaluations and reward systems, and improve training and performance programs.

    Main areas of study focus on understanding and applying concepts in:

    • Research and Data Analytic Methods
    • Evidence-Based Practices
    • Client Communication Skills


    Application Deadline

    The online master’s in organizational psychology program accepts applications on a rolling basis and is currently accepting applications. You can apply here.


    Who should apply?

    The online MPS in Applied Industrial and Organizational Psychology is the ideal degree for professionals who’d like to reduce human capital expenses and maximize productivity while learning in a flexible, competitively priced, program.

    Our graduates will work in human resources and in senior management positions across a wide variety of businesses. Their abilities to construct, understand and apply research and data in human behavior as it applies to the workplace make them valuable assets to companies.