Future Careers

Future Careers

Psychology is a popular major across the nation. Employment outlook across the United States for psychologists is about average overall to other careers through 2022. See the Occupational Outlook Handbook for these and comparable career opportunities. Although some areas within psychology are projected to be much more in demand (e.g., Industrial – Organizational psychology (Business related). For this reason, our new concentration in Business Psychology should well position students graduating from our program to be strong contenders for access to graduate school placement or possible direct employment with the BA degree. Much information and additional links about psychology as a profession can be found at the American Psychological Association website.

Our Psychology program prepares students for future careers as a(n):

  • Social service manager
  • Substance abuse counselor
  • Behavioral counselor
  • Social worker
  • Mental health rehabilitation technician
  • Behavioral health technician
  • Case manager
  • Career counselor
  • Psychiatric technician