Professional Development


2018 rcio Applied Psychology Conference

What: River Cities I-O Applied Psychology Conference
When: October 27th, 2018
Where: The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, in the University Center
Who: Professionals and Students welcome



The Industrial-Organizational (I-O) Psychology master’s degree program at The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga invites you to the 14th Annual River Cities I-O (RCIO) Psychology Conference. This year's event will take place on the UTC campus in Chattanooga, TN on October 27, 2018. Our topical theme for this year is retention and turnover at work. In keeping with RCIO tradition, we will explore many aspects of this thematic domain. The RCIO conference is a highly professional, yet student- and practitioner-friendly event focused on providing conference attendees with a positive and an encouraging conference experience. Our objective is to make the RCIO Conference Series the most positive and rewarding mini-conference experience you can have each year. For more details, including the call for submissions and conference-related logistics, check out the conference website:

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SHRM Certification Exam prep

SHRM Chattanooga and UT Chattanooga Center for Professional Education have partnered together to offer the SHRM Certification Exam Prep course!

By earning your certification, you not only demonstrate your knowledge but also your dedication to the HR profession. Some of our past participants have earned their certifications have furthered their careers by either earning a promotion or new job opportunity. One of our SHRM Exam Prep participants noted that the certification has given her confidence and more acknowledgment from her peers and supervisors.

Now, it’s your turn. Energize your career by earning your SHRM certification with the help of UT Chattanooga and SHRM Chattanooga. Our Fall 2018 course is open and ready for enrollment!

SHRM Chattanooga Members will receive a discount. The discount code will be made available shortly.

Location: UT Chattanooga

Dates: September 6, 2018 - December  6, 2018

Class Day: Thursdays 

Time: 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Course Investment: $1,365.00

Registration: Click Here

For additional information, visit the UTC's website, or contact Program Coordinator Jeff Grant at 423-425-4672 or