Careers in Psychology
Bachelor of Science Degree in:
Psychology

What jobs are available?

Counseling, Mental health services, Advocacy, Program development, Research, Human resources, Market research/advertising, Teaching.

Who employs Psychology Majors?
  • Federal, state, and local governments
  • Non-profit and social service organizations
  • Human resource departments
  • Hospitals and health care facilities
  • Market research/Ad agencies
  • Schools, colleges, & universities
  • Self-employment
Good skills or traits for Psychology Majors:
  • Interest in working with people.
  • Be a good listener and develop good observational skills.
  • Be sensitive and understanding as well as patient and tactful.
  • Able to communicate well both orally and in writing.
Special training, degrees or experience I may need:
  • Obtain practical experience with an internship, co-op, or volunteer work.
  • A Master's degree is needed for administration, counseling and college level positions.
  • Obtain a teaching certificate for public school jobs.
  • National and/or state licensure is required for practicing in most areas.
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