Career & Professional Opportunities

Fairfield's Master of Arts in Applied Psychology provides:

  • Knowledge to enhance human services work in community agencies and services
  • Knowledge and skills for professional work iin corporate organizations
  • Foundational knowledge and skills in psychology

Graduates of Fairfield's Applied Psychology programs are much in demand, finding advantageous field work placements and meaningful employment with some of the country's top organizations:

Bayer Corporation
Cendant Mobility
Cendant International
Deloitte
IBM
Jones Retail Corporation
MasterCard Worldwide
Merrill Lynch
Oxford Health Plans
Pepperidge Farm
Sara Lee Corporation
Shell Oil Company
The College Board
Toyota Financial
U.S. Department of Justice
U.S. Surgical

Our Industrial-Organizational-Personnel program benefits from the wisdom and guidance of a dedicated Alumni Advisory Board made up of graduates who enjoy contributing to the School's continuing excellence.

Theresa Clifford-Addison, M. A.
Director of Training, Staffing and Volunteers
American Red Cross

Suzanne Jean, M.A.
Associate HR Consultant
Bank of Montreal (BMO) Capital Markets

Stephen J. Koch, M.A.
Chief Operating Officer
Global Vision Hotels

Susan O'Connor, M.A.
Vice President, Talent Management
Cengage Learning

Allison (Sullivan) Voss, M.A.
Brand Experience Expert
Gap/Gap Body Store

Steve Winkel, PRC, M.A.
Director, Client Services, Global Accounts
Survey Sampling International, LLC

Learn more about how the University's can support your post-graduate goals, and how Fairfield's tight-knit alumni network can build career and mentoring opportunities that last a lifetime.