Why Students Chose CSULB, MSIO Program
There are numerous reasons to choose to apply to Cal State Long Beach for the Masters of Science, option in Industrial/Organizational Psychology but here are some first-hand experiences from our current students.
“I was accepted to both the CSULB master’s program as well as a PhD program. I chose to attend CSULB based on the reputation of the MSIO program as well as the caliber of the program, and I am so grateful that I did. The applied experiences I have been provided in this program have been invaluable to my growth as an I/O practitioner and I am continually impressed by the investment of the faculty in our education and future careers.”- Colleen Gillmore
“I am a 2nd year in the MSIO program, and I choose CSULB because of the emphasis on applied work. The course projects are real, applied work that is done with real organizations. It is such a great way to gain real experience! Also, the faculty members are supportive and truly do their best to ensure all student are successful in the program. I certainly feel very well prepared to enter the workforce after graduation and have gained a great network of people in the process!” -Cailey Christensen
“CSULB has always felt like home to me and I also really appreciate the care and attention students and faculty invest in their work here. Not only did I pick CSULB because of the strong MSIO program, but the opportunity for additional growth is also what motivated me to stay here.”- Cristy Tran
“CSULB offers students well-designed courses built to equip them with the knowledge necessary to succeed in their career, faculty who care deeply about student success, and opportunities to assist them with life after graduation. The connections and experiences available at this school made the choice to attend an easy one. I would recommend CSULB to any psychology major who is interested in achieving their goals and finding support throughout their educational experience.”-Emily Stoll