MS in Industrial-Organizational Psychology and Graduate Certificates

About the Program  |   M.S. Curriculum 

 Grad Certificates  | Admission   |   Distance Education

Watch our informational video!  |  Read Answers to FAQs


Admission Requirements

Early decisions will be made within two weeks of applying for applicants who have an overall GPA of 3.5 or greater, an overall Psychology GPA of 3.5 or greater, a total GRE score (if applicable) of 300 or greater, who have completed courses in research methods, statistics, and have research experience. A major in psychology is preferred for early decisions, but related majors are welcome to apply.

Standard decisions will be made by April 15th for applicants who have an overall GPA of 3.0 or greater, an overall Psychology GPA of 3.25 or greater, a total GRE score (if applicable) of 300 or greater, who have completed courses in research methods and statistics (no research experience required). Majors in psychology and related fields are encouraged to apply.

We consider all applications holistically.

Applicants should expect to start the program in the Fall. However, exceptions may be made for special circumstances where a student may start in a Spring semester. 

Application Materials

Application Materials:

  • Undergraduate transcripts
  • GRE scores (verbal and quantitative)
  • Statement of purpose (career/goals statement)
  • Resume
  • Three Letters of reference

International students also must submit one of the following:

  • TOEFL iBT
  • IELTS

To apply: connect.mst.edu/apply
Distance students admissions information here.