2021–2022 Walden University Catalog (September 2021) 
    
    Nov 29, 2021  
2021–2022 Walden University Catalog (September 2021)

Workplace Psychology - BS in Psychology


Return to: BS in Psychology  

In this concentration, students will explore industrial and organizational psychology, in which professionals apply psychology principles to the workplace. The Industrial and Organizational Psychology concentration prepares students to address 21st-century workplace challenges, from basic performance analysis to leadership principles to legal and ethical matters.

Degree Requirements


  • 181 total quarter credit hours
  • General education courses (46 cr.)
  • Core courses (35 cr.)
  • Concentration courses (25 cr.)
  • Psychology elective courses (10 cr.)
  • Elective courses (65 cr.)

Concentration Curriculum


Psychology Elective Courses (10 cr.)


Elective Courses (65 cr.)


Choose 13 courses from general education , BS in Psychology, or other Walden bachelor’s degree programs, or Accelerate Into Master’s  courses. At least six courses must be at the 3000, 4000, or 5000 level. Elective credits should total 65 to meet the program requirements. Students may also be eligible to transfer previous credit to meet their elective requirements.

Note on minors: Electives can also be used to complete a six-course minor.