Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Organizational Behavior

Colorado Technical University’s Bachelor of Science in Psychology with a concentration in Organizational Behavior is designed to help you prepare for this pivotal role. Combining theory, research and late-breaking practices, the program focuses on psychology that should help students understand the unique dynamics behind a company’s personnel. Through this psychology degree program, you will also have the opportunity to learn how to foster a positive working environment, inspire contributors, improve employee retention, manage diversity and more.

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TOTAL CREDITS

182

PROGRAM AVAILABILITY

  • Online
  • Degree Requirements

    Courses: General Education
    COMS201 Technical and Professional Writing 4.5
    COMS220 Critical Interpretation of Documentary Film 4.5
    ENGL104 Introductory Written Communication 4.5
    ENGL105 Professional Written Communications 4.5
    HIST101 Modern American History: 1950 to the 21st Century 4.5
    MATH102 Introduction to College Math 4.5
    MATH106 Algebra for Business 4.5
    PHIL101 Introduction to Ethics 4.5
    PSYC102 Introductory Psychology 4.5
    SCI101 Introduction to the Sciences 4.5
    SCI103 Science and Technology- Laboratory Course 1.5
    SCI201 Environmental Science and Sustainability 4.5
    SCI203 Environmental Science and Sustainability - Laboratory Course 1.5
    SOCL102 Introductory Sociology 4.5
    SOCL202 Social Perspectives on Race, Gender, and Class 4.5
    UNIV104 Academic and Career Success 4.5
    or
    HUMELE Humanities Elective 4.5
    Total Credit Hours: 66
    Courses: Core
    BHVS205 Managerial Psychology 4
    BHVS215 Motivation and Emotion 4
    BHVS315 Interpersonal Communication and Dynamics 4
    BHVS316 Psychology and Mass Media 4
    BHVS320 Analytical Reasoning and Presentation of Data 4
    BHVS400 The Psychology of Creativity and Ingenuity 4
    BHVS410 Positivist Psychology and Leadership 4
    HUMN400 Psychological Aspects of Cinema 4
    PSYC130 Group Dynamics 4
    PSYC210 Social Psychology 4
    PSYC310 Organizational Psychology 4
    PSYC315 Biological Foundations of Behavior: The Brain 4
    PSYC320 Theories of Personality 4
    PSYC337 Abnormal Psychology in the Workplace 4
    PSYC355 Learning and Cognition 4
    PSYC360 Psychological Tests and Measurements 4
    PSYC405 Psychology of Health and Well-Being in the Workplace 4
    PSYC426 Leadership 4
    PSYC498 Psychology Capstone 4
    RES305 Introduction to Social Science Research Methods 4
    RES310 Applied Research Methods in Psychology 4
    UNIV301 Careers in Psychology 4
    Total Credit Hours: 88
    Courses: Concentration
    CB450 Orientation to the Consumer Behavior Profession 4
    CB455 Marketing Management, Strategy, and Research 4
    CB460 Sales and Advertising 4
    CB465 The Psychology of Consumer Economic Behavior 4
    CB470 Consumer Behavior: The Individual 4
    CB475 Consumer Behavior: Groups and Society 4
    PSYC434 Stress Management 4
    Total Credit Hours: 28

    Total Credit Hours: 182

  • Tuition

    Total tuition for this degree program will vary depending on your educational needs, existing experience, and other factors.

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  • Ways to Save

    Cost of this degree may be reduced based on one or more of the following:

    Students in CTU bachelor's degree programs may bring a wealth of knowledge to the classroom. CTU Fast Track™ lets students earn college credit for what they already know. As a result, students can complete their degree up to 30% faster. Just as important, by passing multiple Fast Track exams, students can save up to 30% on tuition because they won’t have to pay for the classes they test out of. There’s no additional cost for the exams and no penalty if a student fails to pass.*

    Take a look at the list of current Fast Track courses and see how many courses you may be able to earn credit for.

    *The ability to reduce time in school and/or reduce tuition depends on the number of Fast Track™ tests successfully passed. Fast Track™ program credits are unlikely to transfer. Not all programs are eligible for possible 30% reduction in time and money. Courses eligible subject to change.

  • Outcomes

    This degree program is designed to provide the following skills and knowledge:

    • Demonstrate familiarity with the major concepts theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in psychology
    • Integrate psychological principles with self, social, and organizational systems
    • Demonstrate a personal leadership style that can be applied to complex/adaptive settings
    • Construct effective strategies for self-management and self-improvement
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