Careers, Graduate School, and Professional Associations
There are many employment opportunities for individuals with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology.
- American Psychological Association: Careers In Psychology
- What can I do with a degree in Psychology?
- Major to Career Guide
- Careers in Psychology
- Bureau of Labor Statistics-Occupational Outlook Handbook: type into the search bar careers such as “School Psychologist,” “Occupational Therapist,” and “Substance Abuse Counselor” to learn more about employment trends and median salaries.
- O*NET: At the top right, type in different careers to learn more.
Jobs/Careers in Psychology
Graduate School Resources
Graduate school is the next step for some individuals who have a Bachelors degree in Psychology.
- Are you on the right path?
- Social and Behavioral Sciences Graduate Programs
- Peterson's Graduate Schools
- Getting into Clinical Psych Grad School
- Get help with graduate school applications, resumes, cover letters, etc.
- Graduate Study in Psychology and Related Fields: Focus on Applied Programs / PowerPoint presentation by Dr. Kristina Phillips, UNC School of Psychological Sciences
UNC Graduate Degrees
- Educational Psychology, MA
- Ecucational Psychology, MA Online
- Educational Psychology, PhD
- Counselor Education and Supervision, PhD
- School Counseling, MA
- Clinical Mental Health Counseling, MA
- Couples, Marriage and Family Counseling/Therapy, MA
- Rehabilitation Counseling, MA
- Counseling Psychology, PhD
- School Psychology, PhD
Professional associations are a great way to stay connected to the professional world of psychology. Being a member of a professional association allows you to stay up-to-date on the latest findings, upcoming conferences, networking opportunities, and current job postings.
- American Counseling Association (ACA)
- American Educational Research Association (AERA)
- American Psychological Association (APA)
- Association for Psychological Science (APS)
- Rocky Mountain Psychological Association (RMPA)
- Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP)
General Psychology Information
There are several resources where you can learn more about the field of Psychology and its specific branches.