The sky is the limit for what you can pursue in and outside the field of Psychology.
Watch This to learn more about careers for psychology majors:
Here are some different websites to help you on your career search:
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- APA Careers in Psychology
- Appleby Careers for Psychology Majors Resource with 15 categories of career fields from business to counseling to education and more. Organized by level of degree from Bachelors (Blue) to Graduate (Green)
- Careers for Psychology Majors
- What Can I Do with this Major: http://whatcanidowiththismajor.com/major/psychology/
- All Psych Careers: http://www.allpsychologycareers.com/psychology-careers.html
- American Psychological Association’s webpage on careers to read an in depth article about different psychology careers: http://www.apa.org/careers/resources/guides/careers.aspx
- Careers in Psychology: http://careersinpsychology.org/psychology-careers/
- To learn about sub fields in psychology: http://www.apa.org/careers/resources/guides/careers.aspx
- Counseling careers: http://www.bestcolleges.com/careers/counseling/
- Industrial/Organizational Psych career: How to Prepare for IOP
Research careers using:
- U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook: www.bls.gov/ooh
- O*Net: www.onetonline.org
Even better, do an information interview with someone that is in that career to learn more about it and what you can expect.
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