Reasons to study this degree program
This is the first graduate program at ITESO and in Western Mexico (1976), with a solid academic track record due to the constant renewal of its study program and the multi-disciplinary faculty made up of professors with extensive professional and teaching experience.
The degree is granted on the basis of the design, application and evaluation of a supervised intervention project.
Students receive personalized follow-up and accompaniment from an academic advisor throughout the program.
It has various agreements in both public and private institutions , ensuring situated learning through the design and development of an intervention that addresses socially relevant issues.
The program has a solid theoretical foundation based on humanistic psychology , the Person Centered Approach and open to interdisciplinary dialogue . Putting special emphasis on personal development and interpersonal skills of interaction and communication.
ITESO offers a variety of specializations, master's degrees and PhDs that will help you be a better professional and interact with outstanding members of the academy, civil organizations, the government, and the private sector. We have more researchers listed on the National System of Researchers than any other private university in western Mexico, and many of our graduate programs are recognized by the National Registry of Quality Graduate Programs.
ITESO graduate programs give you access networks of knowledge in which researchers, experts and students work together on academic, professional, social, cultural and economic projects. By studying at ITESO, you will get a closer look to the work of renowned academics who put human values at the center of their work; they are interested in making relevant contributions to knowledge and offering viable solutions to specific problems. For these reasons, ITESO is recognized as the most important private university in western Mexico.
Our professors are experts in their fields; they lead projects in collaboration with other academics, from both ITESO and other universities; they actively participate in collaboration and research projects, and are committed to the values and foundations of our educational project.
In addition, our university belongs to the Jesuit University System, a group of universities that has the most programs listed on the National Registry of Quality Graduate Programs (PNPC, in its initials in Spanish) of the National Science and Technology Council (CONACYT, in its initials in Spanish) in the private education sector.