Careers in Psychology

Source: APA Guidelines for the Undergraduate Psychology Major, version 2.0 August 2013

  • Activities Director
  • Admissions Evaluator
  • Advertising Sales
  • Representative
  • Alumni Director
  • Animal Trainer
  • Army Mental Health Specialist
  • Benefits Manager
  • Claims Supervisor
  • Coach
  • Community
  • Organization Worker
  • Community Worker
  • Computer Programmer
  • Conservation Officer
  • Correctional Treatment Specialist
  • Career/Employment Counselor
  • Career Information Specialist
  • Caseworker
  • Child Development Specialist
  • Child Welfare/Placement Caseworker
  • Corrections Officer
  • Criminal Investigator (FBI and other)
  • Customer Service Representative/Supervisor
  • Database Administrator
  • Database Design Analyst
  • Department Manager
  • Dietician
  • Disability Policy Worker
  • Disability Case Manager
  • Employee Health Maintenance Program Specialist
  • Employee Relations Specialist
  • Employment Counselor
  • Employment Interviewer
  • Financial Aid Counselor
  • Fund Raiser
  • Health Care Facility Administrator
  • Host/Hostess
  • Human Resource Advisor
  • Information Specialist
  • Job Analyst
  • Police Officer
  • Polygraph Examiner
  • Preschool Teacher
  • Probation/Parole Officer
  • Project Evaluator
  • Psychiatric Aide/Attendant
  • Psychiatric Technician
  • Psychological Stress Evaluator
  • Psychosocial Rehabilitation Specialist (PSR)
  • Public Relations
  • Representative
  • Purchasing Agent
  • Real Estate Agent
  • Recreation Leader
  • Recreation Supervisor
  • Recreational Therapist
  • Research Assistant
  • Retail Salesperson
  • Sales Clerk
  • Social Services Aide
  • Substance Abuse
  • Counselor
  • Systems Analyst
  • Technical Writer
  • Veterans Contact Representative
  • Veterans Counselor
  • Victims’ Advocate
  • Vocational Training Teacher
  • Volunteer Coordinator
  • Writer