What is business psychology?
Business psychology combines the science of human psychology with practical business application to improve the work environment for employees, improve productivity in businesses and organise groups of people in companies.
Who should study ECU’s Master of Business Psychology?
ECU’s Accelerated Online Master of Business Psychology is designed for students with a background in business or psychology who want to enhance their specialist skillset and leverage business psychology in the workplace.
This degree will empower you to lead positive improvements to workplace culture and wellbeing. Apply your expertise to drive process changes that help people and organisations thrive.
Why study a Master of Business Psychology with ECU Online?
Stand out with a specialist skillsetBuild a future-focused, specialised expertise in business psychology and be at the frontier of workplace innovation.
Study with a top business schoolThe Business disciplines at ECU are accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International, which is synonymous with excellence in business education. Less than 6 per cent of the world’s schools offering business degree programs hold accreditation with AACSB International.
AcceleratedOur Master of Business Psychology comprises 10 units, so you can graduate in as little as 20 months.
100% OnlineThis accessible, flexible course is accelerated and 100 per cent online, so your study fits your busy schedule. Study one unit at a time over each seven-week study period and graduate sooner compared to traditional part-time study options.
What you will learn
Understand what drives human behaviour in the workplace
Explore what motivates people and groups. Promote health and wellbeing through psychological frameworks. Analyse key theories, principles and concepts in fields like social psychology and cognitive psychology.
Apply psychological theories to business
Take your knowledge of psychology into the world of business. Shape a positive workplace culture and leverage cognitive psychology theories to maximise performance. Leverage cognitive psychology theories and principles to maximise performance.
Empower people, teams and organisations
Use your expertise to help individuals and organisations succeed. Apply interventions and mechanisms for promoting healthy workplaces and employee wellbeing. Be able to develop talent and build careers while achieving organisational goals. Develop your skills in people analytics and change management practices.
Rankings and accreditations
2023 Good Universities GuideECU was rated five stars for Postgraduate Overall Experience.
2023 THE Subject RankingsECU has ranked in the top 250 universities in the world for Business and Economic studies.
AACSB International AccreditedThe Business disciplines at ECU are accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
2022 AFR BOSS Best Business Schools list
ECU ranked as the #1 Business School for Quality.
Upon successfully completing the online Master of Business Psychology, you will have the skills and knowledge to succeed in a number of roles depending on your prior experience. These roles can include:
- Human Resources Advisor
- Behavioural Strategy Consultant
- Customer Research and Insights Specialist
- People & Culture Manager
- Organisational Development Specialist
- Career Coach
- Employee Experience Manager
- Strategy Consultant
- Organisational Change Specialist
- Leadership Coach
According to Glassdoor, the average salary of a Strategy Consultant in Australia is $100,000.