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Wayne State College
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Student Center, Rm. 103
1111 Main St.
Wayne, NE 68787

(402) 375-7321 -or- 375-7557
Fax: 402.375.7058
eMail: advising@wsc.edu

 

 

Career Plannng: "What Can I Do With A Major In...?"

 

What Can I Do With a Major In Psychology?

 

BulletStudents with a degree in Psychology could pursue a variety of career opportunities. Any career reflective of their skills, interests, values, personal style, etc., could be attainable with good self-marketing skills. Some career opportunities will require advanced study.

 

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BulletPopulations Studies Researcher

BulletInvestigator

BulletCase Manager

BulletMinority & Race Rel. Specialist

BulletJob Analyst

BulletPolice Officer

BulletChild Protection Services Worker

BulletGay, Lesbian, Bisexual Services

BulletPregnancy & Maternity Services

BulletDay Treatment Clinician

BulletHospice Health Worker

BulletPenologist

BulletOutplacement Specialist

BulletGrievance Officer

BulletMarket Research Analyst

BulletDrug Abuse & Prevent. Educator

BulletIndustrial Relations Manager

BulletSpeech Pathologist/Audiologist

BulletCorrectional Caseworker

BulletYouth Services Specialist

BulletVocational Rehabilitation

BulletCorrectional Officer

BulletGeriatric Case Manager

BulletCriminologist

BulletConsultant

BulletPublic Health Statistician

BulletPublic Opinion Interviewer

BulletProbation/Parole Officer

BulletSocial Worker

BulletCottage Parent

BulletContract Administrator

BulletCommunity Relations Director

BulletMediator

BulletImmigrant Services Worker

BulletOccupational Analyst

BulletSuicide Prevention Serv. Specialist

BulletFoster Care Services

BulletChild Welfare Worker

BulletErgonomist

BulletTrauma Support Specialist

BulletHuman Resource Specialist

BulletRape Crisis Services

BulletOccupational Therapist

BulletChild Development Specialist

BulletFamily & Individual Services Worker

BulletManagement Analyst

 

To learn more about these careers, visit the Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH). The OOH can show you training and education needed, earnings, expected job prospects, what workers do on the job, working conditions, and more...

 

Related links:

American Psychological Association
www.apa.org

 

American Psychological Association - Jobs for Psychology Majors
www.apa.org/ed/wanttobecome.html

 

Online Psychology Career Center
http://www.socialpsychology.org/career.htm

 

Association for Psychological Science
http://www.psychologicalscience.org

 

Career Profiles: Career and Job Search Guide

http://www.careerprofiles.info/psychology-careers.html

 

 

 

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Ron Vick, MA, LPC
Counselor / Academic Advisor
Int'l Student Advisor

 

 

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