The successful psychology major graduates have an increased knowledge of human behavior and sufficient analytical and interpersonal skills to be effective in utilizing this knowledge. Hence, a wide range of interesting and stimulating career opportunities are available in numerous fields.
A sample of positions in these fields include:
- Personnel administrators
- Public relations
- Psychiatric assistants
- Health educators
- Probation and parole officers
- Sales persons
- Laboratory and research assistants
- Community workers
- Daycare center supervisors
- Newspaper reporters
- Technical writers
- Business employers and employees
The major in psychology also prepares students very well for graduate study.