Job Placement

Employment opportunities in I/O are excellent. Graduates of the program are well prepared for employment in academic and applied positions. Over the past 25 years, many of our former Ph.D. students have chosen to pursue academic careers in psychology departments, including positions at:

  • Michigan State University
  • Purdue University
  • Virginia Tech
  • The University of South Florida
  • The University of Maryland
  • Baruch College
  • Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis

Students have also chosen academic careers in business schools such as:

  • The University of Arkansas
  • Florida International University
  • Kent State University
  • Texas A&M University

In the applied realm, graduates have found employment in Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 organizations such as:

  • General Electric
  • General Motors
  • Boeing
  • Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
  • Wachovia Corporation
  • Federal Express
  • American Express
  • Marriott International

Some graduates are employed in government bureaus such as:

  • FBI
  • TSA
  • U.S. Foreign Service

Several graduates work in independent practice. In addition, graduates have taken positions with regional, national, and international consulting firms such as:

  • Shaker Consulting Group
  • APT, Inc.
  • DDI
  • Hogan and Associates
  • PDI
  • AON
  • Towers Perrin
  • Select International
  • OE Strategies