Career Paths

Whether you plan to enter the workforce after graduating or continue in academia, your bachelor’s degree in Psychology will provide you with a diverse and broadly applicable liberal arts education. Problem-solving, effective communication and teamwork, a background in statistical analysis techniques and critical thinking are important skills that prepare you for a broad range of careers in today’s world.

 

  • Career Resources
    • Career Counseling Library – Not sure where to begin?  Have an idea, but don’t know the next steps?  Make an appointment with a career counselor or take free assessments to help you get a head start on career planning.
    • Career Center – Ready to explore career fairs, the jobs database, and workshops to help secure an internship, externship, or a future job?  For  help writing a resume, cover letter, or improving upon interviewing skills visit the comprehensive services of the center.
    • O*Net Online – This Department of Labor sponsored site contains detailed descriptions of the characteristics of various work/careers.  Just type in psychologist in the Occupation Search and learn about the wide variety of psychology related occupations.
    • APA Careers: APA’s online career center has resources for job seekers as well as employers.
  • Grad School Resources