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Business Psychology is the study of the synergy between the people of an organization and its operations and finances. Nothing impacts the bottom line of an organization more than its people.

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Blending behavioral science and business courses, business psychology prepares you to understand the unique differences among people and how that can impact business effectiveness. You'll gain the skills needed to work effectively in the management and structure of human organizations, employee engagement and the development

of human resources. You will be well prepared for further graduate study. If learning how to manage, motivate and organize people for the healthy practice of efficiency and effectiveness is your passion, business psychology is the major for you.

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"My favorite class is Theories of Personality because I am now able to recognize those different personalities in everyday life, in friends, family and others.

Samantha Moore on Theories of Personality

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“Our students have great opportunities in the classroom and through internships. They graduate with real skills that work for them in the business world.”

Yorton Clark, EdD
Professor of business.

Our professors are business professionals and scholars known for building relationships with you and having an open-door atmosphere where you can feel free to ask questions and talk through ideas.

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Our business psychology majors have interned at

  • Sprint Headquarters
  • St. Luke's Hospital System
  • Farmer's Insurance
  • Worlds of Fun
  • Olathe Chamber of Commerce
  • YMCA
Business Psychology undergraduate program at MidAmerica Nazarene University.


Touching every aspect of business psychology, you could become a: 

Human Resource Director
Industrial Counselor
Industrial Psychologist

Insurance Claims Adjustor
Department Manager

Sales Associate
Corporate Consultant
Organizational Psychologist

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