PSYCHOLOGY

The demands of professional leaders have increased over the last decade. Today, employers require you to have an extensive knowledge in business as well as an in-depth understanding of organizational dynamics and interpersonal relationships. Earning a psychology certificate or business degree from SJC Online will prepare you to excel in leadership roles while relating to others in the workplace.

Your Certificate in Industrial-Organizational Psychology through SJC Online will expand your horizons and provide you with unique skills that focus on positive human behavior in the workplace. Throughout your studies, you'll examine trends and fundamentals of business and behavior, enabling you to develop strategies to maximize a company’s growth potential and make you even more marketable in this rapidly expanding field.

Career Advancement

The Certificate in Industrial-Organizational Psychology will prepare you for a future in the fastest-growing occupation in the U.S.— one that the Bureau of Labor Statistics anticipates will grow 53 percent between 2014 and 2022. Career paths include human resources, employee testing and selection, training and development, and policy development related to work satisfaction, productivity and health and more.

Program Highlights:

  • 21 credit hours
  • Complete within one year
  • Rolling admission
  • Flexible online schedule
  • Courses can also be applied to the completion of other programs

The Advanced Certificate in Applied Behavioral Analysis provides you with an understanding of the principles of learning and behavior analysis, emphasizing research design and measurement systems. You will obtain a firm background in autism, autism spectrum disorders and related disorders allowing you to develop effective, evidence-based behavior interventions to individuals who are diagnosed with such disorders. You will also utilize the knowledge and skills gained from this program to assist in the increase of functional behavioral skills in individuals at all age levels, from infancy through adulthood.

Career Advancement

Earning the Applied Behavioral Analysis Certificate will prepare you to work in multiple fields. As a New York state (NYS) licensed behavior analyst, you could work with individuals diagnosed with autism. You may find opportunities in schools, hospitals, clinics and homes. This certificate is a good fit for fields that value mental health, natural science and behavioral studies.

Program Highlights:

  • Must have a master’s degree
  • Minimum 3.0 G.P.A.
  • 29 credit hours
  • Meets newest academic requirements for licensure as licensed behavior analyst*
  • Meets academic requirements for eligibility to sit for the board-certified behavior analyst (BCBA) examination

*The Advanced Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis meets the newest academic requirements for licensure as Licensed Behavior Analyst in accordance with Subpart 79-17 of the New York State Commissioner’s Regulations. License applicants must meet additional requirements as outlined by NYS Education Law Title VIII, Article 167 and Commissioner’s Regulations Subpart 79-17.
The program also meets the academic requirements for eligibility to sit for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) examination.