Engineering Psychology Master's Program
Your best first step to jump starting your entry into the world's high-paying, innovative technology industries begins with an Engineering Psychology Master's Program from RIT. At RIT you'll find Master's Programs in some of today's most sought after, recession-proof math and science-related disciplines. Don't delay: get in touch today to learn more about this program at RIT.
Our Advanced Certificate in Applied Experimental and Engineering Psychology emphasizes the role of human behavior and performance in both simple and complex human-machine systems. The departments of psychology, industrial and systems engineering, and information technology all contribute to the teaching of courses in the program, enabling students to examine the capabilities and limitations to sense, perceive, store, and process information and how these human factors impact human interactions with technology. Students are trained in both research methods of experimental psychology and application of the results to contemporary problems in the industry. As such, this master's program prepares students to function as effective engineering psychologists in industrial, governmental, or consulting organizations ? and also provides a foundation for further advanced academic study in engineering psychology, human factors, or experimental psychology. Course electives include:
- Foundations of Human-Computer Interaction
- Information and Interaction Design
- Usability Testing
- Current Topics in Human-Computer Interaction
At RIT, the world is your oyster
When you decide to study at RIT, a world of opportunity is at your fingertips. With our flexible Engineering Psychology Master's Programs, you'll gain access to unparalleled opportunities for research and career placement — as well as worldwide corporate and government partnerships and the full support of experienced faculty members with industry knowledge in their respective fields.
The value of a Master's Program in Engineering Psychology at RIT can fast-forward your career prospects and your earning potential. We are proud to say that we've had a 95% career placement rate for our 2014 graduate students! Not only that, but when you complete your education at RIT, you'll be networked with more than 100,000 well-connected alumni who know and respect the power of an RIT qualification.
Every year ambitious students find a home in RIT's energetic learning community. Academic offerings like ours help build personal and professional interests that can give you an academic boost and prepare you for long-term career success. RIT continues to be ranked among the world's leading career-oriented, technological institutions for our unique blend of creativity, specialization and practice in fields like engineering psychology. Ask about our quarter program, which allows you to take classes four times a year and earn your degree faster.